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Marathon in Paradise!

With the support of the Mexican Federation of Athleticism and the Association of Athleticism of the State of Nayarit, Mexico, and endorsed by AIMS (The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races), national and international runners are invited to participate in the annual Medio Maratòn Turistico Nuevo Vallarta. This event will take place on the scenic main streets of Nuevo Vallarta October 25, 2009 and every October thereafter.

Open to 1,000 runners, prizes will be awarded to the first 3 places in all categories and ranks. The race will be timed by the most advanced and accurate timing product currently available on the market: “Winning time”. There will also be a Carbo load the night before the race, hydration stations along the way and an official Brunch to award the winners. Participants in the race receive, among other items, an official commemorative T-Shirt, a Commemorative medal (for all those that satisfactorily finish the race and surrender their chip), an official finish time certificate, and athletic health checkups at the Race Expo.

The official race results will be published on the race day after, on the webpage For more information and to register for this marathon, please visit



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