CALENDAR OF VIETNAM RACE EVENTS 2020


OCTOBER

  1. The Lakes Race

  2. VPBank Hanoi Marathon 2020

  3. Vietnam Jungle Marathon 2020

NOVEMBER

  1. Longbien Marathon 2020

  2. Mekong Delta Marathon 2020

  3. WOW Marathon Phu Quoc 2020

  4. Halong Bay International Heritage Marathon 2020

  5. Vietnam Mountain Marathon 2020

  6. Pocari Sweat Run 2020

  7. VNExpress Marathon Hanoi Midnight 2020

DECEMBER

  1. Techcombank Ho Chi Minh City International Marathon 2020

  2. Trang An Marathon 2020

  3. Hanoi Ultra Trail 2020

  4. VNExpress Hue Marathon 2020



THE LAKE RACES

Race date: 11/10/2020

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Location: Duong Truc Chinh 11, Dong Hoa, Di An, Binh Duong, Vietnam

Summary: “The Lakes Race is a unique race around Saigon mixing trail and road running to support orphans. Each registration helps the Organizers to buy race kit items, pairs of shoes and socks to the 200 orphans invited. Runners will discover the beautiful campus of Ho Da, where 5 gorgeous lakes dominate the lands with races from 600m (baby) to 15km.”



VPBANK HANOI MARATHON 2020

Race date: 18/10/2020

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Location: Hanoi, Vietnam

Summary: “The VPBank Hanoi Marathon ASEAN 2020 represents the peaceful country and amicable people of Vietnam. We believe that, attending this October competition in Hanoi, a thousand-year-old capital, runners will find it well to serve its position in their bucket list race.”


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VIETNAM JUNGLE MARATHON 2020

Race date: 24/10/2020

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Location: Pu Luong Nature Reserve

Summary: “Welcome to Vietnam Jungle Marathon offering 10km, 25km, 42km, 55km, or 70km of ‘wonder trails’! The race takes place in Pu Luong Nature Reserve. Home to ancient jungle, soaring limestone peaks, vibrant rice paddy fields and small ethnic minority villages, life here goes on as it has for generations.”



LONGBIEN MARATHON 2020

Race date: 01/11/2020

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Location: Viet Hung Residential Area, Long Bien District, Ha Noi, Vietnam

Summary: “The Longbien Marathon is an annual running tournament held for the 5th year in Hanoi. As one of the largest marathon in Vietnam, Longbien Marathon 2020 aims to develop the running movement in Vietnam and turn the running into an annual meeting point for athletes. Running the Longbien Marathon is like a home run, full of familiarity and emotion."



MEKONG DELTA MARATHON 2020

Race date: 07-08/11/2020

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Location: Hau Giang, Vietnam

Summary: “Alleviating the impacts of climate change with the slogan #SaveMekongDelta continues to be the main message of the race. The special activity “One runner runs – A tree is planted” will be a meaningful act that the whole runner community contributes to the development strategy of Vietnamese Mekong Delta. Through this, the message has gone its way from just saying into real doing, which perfectly suits a true runner’s spirit.”



WOW MARATHON PHU QUOC 2020

Race date: 15/11/2020

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Location: Phu Quoc Island, Kien Giang Province, Vietnam

Summary: “WOW Marathon Phú Quốc 2020: Enjoy Race, Open Eyes, Love life”





HALONG BAY INTERNATIONAL HERITAGE MARATHON 2020

Race date: 22/11/2020

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Location: Halong Bay, Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam

Summary: “Halong Bay Heritage Marathon is one of the biggest, most professional and well-organized international marathons in Vietnam. It is normally held on the last Sunday of November in Halong Bay, the World’s Natural Heritage Site internationally recognized by UNESCO.”



VIETNAM MOUNTAIN MARATHON 2020

Race date: 21-22/11/2020

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Location: Sapa - Lao Cai, Vietnam

Summary: “Vietnam Mountain Marathon is the result of a lifelong love of running and a fascination with Vietnam. The beautiful route will take you through the inspiring mountain range of Hoang Lien National Park and its remote valleys near Sapa that are usually closed territory to all but the few.”



POCARI SWEAT RUN 2020

Race date: 22/11/2020

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Location: Sala, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Summary: “An international professional running race with the mission ‘All for runners’ is back! More than 60,000 runners worldwide have participated in PSR in 7 Asian countries since 2012. In Vietnam, PSR debuted in 2019 with more than 3,200 runners participating and a lot of compliments shared. Following this success, Pocari Sweat Run 2020 promises to bring exciting activities, great experiences and attractive challenges for the community of sport lovers in general and running lovers in particular in Vietnam.”



VNEXPRESS MARATHON HANOI MIDNIGHT 2020

Race date: 28-29/11/2020

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Location: Hanoi, Vietnam

Summary: “Vietnam’s capital Hanoi ranked among the Top 10 most dynamic global cities in 2019. VnExpress Marathon Hanoi Midnight, the first large-scale night run to be staged in Vietnam, will offer you a special glimpse of the city’s nocturnal splendor.



TECHCOMBANK HCMC INTERNATIONAL MARATHON 2020

Race date: 13/12/2020

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Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Summary: “The Techcombank Ho Chi Minh City International Marathon offers participants the chance to take over the streets of one of the world’s most vibrant cities for a day! Take part in one of the most iconic races in Southeast Asia and explore Vietnam’s largest city while you race with competitors from around the country and, indeed, the world.”



TRANG AN MARATHON 2020

Race date: 20/12/2020

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Location: Hoa Lu Old Capital, Tràng An, Ninh Bình

Summary: “‘Wonderland’, the word we use to describe the beauty of Trang An, recognized by UNESCO as a World Natural and Cultural Heritage Site since 2014. With the mission of introducing to domestic and international friends about the natural beauty of Vietnam, Ninh Binh Culture and Sports Department cooperates with Big Prize JSC to organize Trang An Marathon 2020 (TAM 2020). Especially, Trang An Marathon 2020 is one of the highlight events in the series celebrated the National Tourism Year of Ninh Binh Province. This will surely be an unforgettable experience for the athletes to discover the heritage”.



HANOI ULTRA TRAIL 2020

Race date: 27/12/2020

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Location: Soc Son, Vietnam

Summary: “Hanoi Ultra Trail is one of the most beautiful trail races in northern Vietnam. The trail will bring you closer to the wonderful nature of Son Son - where pine trees cover the challenging Hàm Lợn mountain, and romantically white reed-cover field, and the inviting clear blue lake.”






VNEXPRESS HUE MARATHON 2020

Race date: 27/12/2020

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Location: Phu Van Lau, Hue city, Thua Thien Hue Province, Vietnam

Summary: “VnExpress Marathon - VM Hue 2020 will be hosted by VnExpress in former imperial capital Hue, Thua Thien-Hue Province, providing a well-balanced blend of royal heritage and folk culture. With an expected 5,000 athletes, VnExpress Marathon Hue 2020 will be organized in December 2020, a biennial celebration featuring cultural events, games, and performances staged over the course of a week to help preserve traditional customs in Hue and Vietnam.”