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what
Kuwait Marathon 2019
when
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019
where
Kuwait Free Trade Zone, Kuwait | KW
who
Circuit Plus Fitness
AIMS-IAAF Certificate
Be a part of the first annual Kuwait Marathon, Kuwait’s flagship marathon set to take place at the newly inaugurated Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway.

Kuwait Marathon aims to push all demographics in Kuwait to adopt a new fitness mindset and get active. With 4 categories to choose from, runners from all walks of life will have a chance to run and take part of a historical event.

Set to become a national pride for Kuwait’s growing athletic community, Kuwait Marathon strives in representing a smarter and healthier Kuwait.

The landmark location will surely solidify Kuwait Marathon as an event unlike any other amongst the idyllic backdrop of one of the world’s longest causeways, linking old Kuwait to new Kuwait.

Sign up for Kuwait Marathon experience and get ready to ‘Run With it’!

Location

Venue
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway
City
Kuwait Free Trade Zone
Country
Kuwait | KW

Races


  • 42.2 km
KWD 25.00
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019 | 07:00
  • 21.1 km
KWD 17.00
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019 | 07:00
  • 10 km
KWD 14.00
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019 | 07:00
  • 5 km
KWD 11.00
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019 | 07:00

Registration

Event Protect
Registration open
Tue. 3 Sep. 2019
Late fees apply from
Tue. 15 Oct. 2019
Registration close
Sun. 15 Dec. 2019 or sooner if the event is fully-booked.
Participation
Individual athletes
Refund policy
Fees are non-refundable.
Insurance
This event is insured through EventProtect.
A 2.75% insurance premium is applicable.

Practical info

Races
Race information
Race pack collection
Al Shaheed Park, Phase 2, Multipurpose Hall 2
- Tuesday, 17th December from 2pm to 10pm
- Wednesday, 18th December from 2pm to 10pm
Transport to start
Own transport from / to the venue.
Transport from finish
Own transport from / to the venue.
Exp. weather
Weather in Kuwait Free Trade Zone in December

Course / track / circuit

Difficulty
Easy
Support stations
Hydration (water) station approximately every 2.5KM.

Facilities & services

Medical
Registered Nurse and / or Paramedic present, Physician present.
Parking
Adjacent to race village
Toilets
At race village
Changing rooms
Showers
Other
The race offers the opportunity to participate as a contender. A contender will start in a preferred and pre-assigned wave. During the registration process, the athlete needs to demonstrate an official published qualifying time.

Timing & certification

Timing
Automated timing
MyLaps BIBTag by Sports Timing Services
Certificate
Electronic certificates
Medals
Finalists medals
Trophies
Age & gender category trophies for 10KM, 1/2 Marathon, and Full Marathon
Last updated: Wed. 27 Nov. 2019 12:15 +0300

Marathon


Distance
  • 42.2 km
Start date
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019
Start time
07:00
Start location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Finish location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Cut-off
6h 30m
Age categories
/ 18-19
/ 20-39
/ 40-49
/ 50-59
/ 60-99
Late registration fee
18yr - 19yr    KWD 25.00
20yr - 39yr    KWD 25.00
40yr - 49yr    KWD 25.00
50yr - 59yr    KWD 25.00
60yr - 99yr    KWD 25.00
Note(s)
The race offers the opportunity to participate as a contender. A contender will start in a preferred and pre-assigned wave. During the registration process, the athlete needs to demonstrate an official published qualifying time. The QT for the marathon distance is 3:40:00 (Male) and 4:45:00 (Female).


1/2 Marathon


Distance
  • 21.1 km
Start date
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019
Start time
07:00
Start location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Finish location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Cut-off
3h 30m
Age categories
/ 15-19
/ 20-39
/ 40-49
/ 50-59
/ 60-99
Late registration fee
15yr - 19yr    KWD 17.00
20yr - 39yr    KWD 17.00
40yr - 49yr    KWD 17.00
50yr - 59yr    KWD 17.00
60yr - 99yr    KWD 17.00
Note(s)
The race offers the opportunity to participate as a contender. A contender will start in a preferred and pre-assigned wave. During the registration process, the athlete needs to demonstrate an official published qualifying time. The QT for the 1/2 marathon distance is 1:35:00 (Male) and 1:55:00 (Female).


10KM


Distance
  • 10 km
Start date
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019
Start time
07:00
Start location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Finish location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Cut-off
2h 15m
Age categories
/ 15-19
/ 20-39
/ 40-49
/ 50-59
/ 60-99
Late registration fee
15yr - 19yr    KWD 14.00
20yr - 39yr    KWD 14.00
40yr - 49yr    KWD 14.00
50yr - 59yr    KWD 14.00
60yr - 99yr    KWD 14.00
Note(s)
The race offers the opportunity to participate as a contender. A contender will start in a preferred and pre-assigned wave. During the registration process, the athlete needs to demonstrate an official published qualifying time. The QT for the 10KM distance is 40:00 (Male) and 35:00 (Female).


5KM


Distance
  • 5 km
Start date
Sat. 21 Dec. 2019
Start time
07:00
Start location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Finish location
The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Sabah Causeway, Kuwait Free Trade Zone (KW)   [View on map]
Cut-off
1h
Age categories
/ 11-99
Late registration fee
11yr - 99yr    KWD 11.00
Note(s)
The race offers the opportunity to participate as a contender. A contender will start in a preferred and pre-assigned wave. During the registration process, the athlete needs to demonstrate an official published qualifying time. The QT for the 5KM distance is 21:00 (Male) and 27:00 (Female).


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Event sponsors & partners

Kuwait International Bank
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