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Inside 2017 Edition 1


On the cover…

Maratón Valencia Trinidad Alfonso, Spain. Photo: Jose Royo

Distance Running 2017 Edition 1 is now available. Competitors at AIMS and IAAF affiliated races during the first quarter of 2017 will be able to pick up the magazine free of charge from the race organisers.

The magazine includes:

  • The latest news from AIMS, IAAF, IAU and WMRA.
  • Results, pictures and reports from races held during the last quarter of 2016.
  • The official AIMS calendar of events and race contact details.*
  • Features on:
    • Shanghai International Marathon, China
    • Samsung Amman International Marathon, Jordan
    • Maratón Valencia Trinidad Alfonso, Spain
    • Panama International Marathon, Panama

You can also read or download the entire magazine here:

Read Distance Running 2017 Edition 1 online 

Please note that whilst the calendar and contact details were believed correct at the time of publication, runners should confirm directly with the race organisers prior to booking travel arrangements.

The Shang-ma experience

The Shang-ma experience

Shanghai International Marathon, Sun 30 October 2016

Chinese surge of enthusiasm for marathon sees participants taken “Beyond Running”

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A theatrical experience

A theatrical experience

Samsung Amman International Marathon, Fri 28 October 2016

Amman’s 7000 years of history is etched into its streets — and the best way to get a sense of it all is to run them

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Always striving towards a new ‘best’

Always striving towards a new ‘best’

Maratón Valencia Trinidad Alfonso, Sun 20 November 2016

Exceptional Valencia experience and super-fast course leads runners to magical walking-on-water finish

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See the latest news from Maratón Valencia Trinidad Alfonso

Running by the ruins

Running by the ruins

Panama International Marathon, Sun 27 November 2016

Along the bay and past the ruins of old Panama: if you can run here, you can run anywhere

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See the latest news from Panama International Marathon

Also in this issue …

Race previews: Enschede Marathon; Nagoya Women’s Marathon; Berlin Halfmarathon; Erzurum Half Marathon; Belgrade Marathon

News from AIMS, IAAF, WMRA and IAU; Race dates; Race contact details.