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Vacation Races

National Park half marathons, ultra marathons,
trail running festivals, and extended running adventures.

Run Where You Play

Meticulously organized running events at the world's most breathtaking destinations.

Join us, not to achieve a personal best time, but to have the best time of your life.

Trusted By More Than 27,000 Runners

We think our events are pretty great, but don't take our word for it. We're honored to have a community of runners who actively support us - and one another! 

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Updates from the Blog


5 Training Tips for a Multi-Day Running Trip

When it comes to running, there is a special challenge that calls [...]

Event Update

Changes to Our Races: Improving Your Event Experience

At Vacation Races, we always aim to enhance your race experience. As [...]


The Coziest Post-Run Warm-up Beverages

Winter weather brings on a whole new host of activities. You might [...]

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Meet Our Sponsors

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Link to the Honey Stinger website
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Link to the Nathan Sports website
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