2017 Calendar Of Major Marathons In East Africa.


Alexander Twinokwesiga (Uganda), Claire Baker (England), and Felix Ombura (Kenya) after the Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon 2016.


2016, in medals.








February 19, 2017 Rwanda Challenge Marathon Rwamagana Rwanda
February 26, 2017 Kilimanjaro Marathon Moshi Tanzania
March 26, 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala Uganda
April 15, 2017 Kayunga District Marathon Kayunga Uganda
May 13, 2017 Ngorongoro Charity Marathon Karatu Tanzania
May 21, 2017 International Peace Marathon of Kigali Kigali Rwanda
June 04, 2017 Uganda International Marathon Masaka Uganda
July 12, 2017 IAAF World U18 Championship Nairobi Kenya
June 24, 2017 Safaricom Marathon Lewa Wildlife Conservancy Kenya
June 25, 2017 Mt. Kilimanjaro Marathon Moshi Tanzania
August 2017 Maasai Mara Marathon* Maasai Mara Kenya
September 2017 UAP Ndakaini Half Marathon* Thika Kenya
October 07, 2017 Kenya Wildlife Marathon Taita Hills Tsavo West National Park Kenya
October 29, 2017 15th Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon Nairobi Kenya
November 2017 Running The Rift Marathon* Kyaninga Lodge, Fort Portal Uganda
November 2017 14th MTN Kampala Marathon* Kampala Uganda
November 2017 Serengeti Marathon Serengeti National Park Tanzania
November 2017 3rd Kigali Half Marathon Kigali Rwanda


*Date to be confirmed


Kilimajaro Marathon, 2016.


Kampala, Marathon, 2016.


Nairobi Marathon, 2016.











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