The official publication of the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races and the International Association of Athletic Federations
Distance Running 2018 Edition 2 is now available. Competitors at AIMS and IAAF affiliated races during the second quarter of 2018 will be able to pick up the magazine free of charge from the race organisers.
The magazine includes:
You can also read or download the entire magazine here:
The entire 2018 Edition 2 (PDF, 49 MB)
*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.
Lake Biwa Mainichi Marathon, Sun 4 March 2018
Zurich Marato de Barcelona, Sun 11 March 2018
Unique distance running event helps integrate visually impaired people
By Thom Gilligan
“As a child I dreamed about exploring foreign places,” says Thom Gilligan. Born in a Boston suburb the Marathon became “engrained in my DNA”. He combined wanderlust with the marathon urge by forming Marathon Tours Inc and helped give shape to distance running as we know it today.
By Hugh Jones
Winner of first modern Olympic marathon
News from AIMS, IAAF, WMRA and IAU; Race dates; Race contact details.