Inaugural Weekend Half Marathon and 5K
March 26-28, 2015 - Freeport, Bahamas
Grand Bahama Island has announced a new world class international half marathon and 5K race event. Both courses have been designed to be fast and flat with spectacular ocean views and scenic landmarks.
Registration for the Grand Bahama Half Marathon & Beach Beats 5K is underway with discounts available to runners who sign up for either race by February 15th.
Hotel photo's courtesy of Grand Lucayan Beach Resort
The Grand Lucayan Beach Resort in Freeport, Bahamas is the starting and ending point of the marathon, along with being the Official Race Headquarters. Race week activities kick off with the Feelin’ Good Expo (Thurs. & Fri., March 26-27) and Island Breeze Carbo Load Dinner (Fri., March 27).
Following the two races on Saturday morning, the fun kicks off with the Get Your Groove on Post Race Beach Party into the wee hours of March 28th.
And to top it off Grand Lucayan is offering an Incredible Race Weekend Rate - click here for rates http://grandbahamahalf.com/hotel-and-travel/
Grand Bahama is served by a number of airlines, including American, US Airways, Delta, and Bahamas Air. The other option is taking the short 45-minute ferry ride departing from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale.
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