GRAN MARATÓN PACÍFICO 2018
From Saturday, December 1, 2018 to Sunday, December 2, 2018 December 1, 2018 December 2, 2018 El Cid Resorts
Rated one of the 10 best marathons in the world!
The Mazatlán Pacific Marathon is the annual destination for 10,000 runners, including many of the world’s best.
Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the Maratón Pacífico Mazatlán has become one of the most important international long distance running events held everywhere.
The full and half-marathons are limited to 10,000 participants, but this celebration of running draws many times that number to our city, this year to be held over the December 1-2 weekend.
This great event is inclusive, offering events for the differently-abled and children of all ages. It provides a multitude of running events and entertainment for everyone!
Children as young as 4 years old can participate in running events, 70 meters is the distance for 4 and 5 years old. Distances obviously grow progressively longer with age.
Maratón Pacífico also includes events for athletes with disabilities, allowing them to fully experience the marathon. There are two different categories for them: a 10 K (Saturday) and a 21k (Sunday).
Schedule of Events and Race Times
Saturday December 1st, 2018.
6:30am 10K Wheelchair, crutches, vision impaired
6:40am 5k and 10k, general
6:40am 3k recreational run
6:45am “Lend Me Your Legs” Fun Run
9:00am 70 meter Children’s race (4 and 5 years old)
9:10am 150 meter Children’s race (6 and 7 years old)
9:20am 400 meter Children’s race (8 and 9 years old)
9:30am 1.5K Children’s race (10 and 11 years old)
9:45am 2K Children’s race (12, 13 and 14 years old)
10:10am “Carrera de Botargas” Fun Run
5:00pm Turtle Release
5:00pm-8:00pm Award ceremonies
8:00pm Festival de la Luz (Marathon Fireworks!)
Sunday December 2nd, 2018
6:15am 21k Wheelchair, crutches, vision impaired
6:30am 42k and 21k general
6:50am Run for Fun! (Children with disabilities)
6:00pm Award ceremonies