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Vacation Races

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

Find Your Next Finish Line

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

National Parks, Partners, Travel

Welcome to Paradise: 5 Ways To Explore Greater Zion

Welcome to Greater Zion, a stunning region in the southwestern United States [...]

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2024 Policy Updates: Refunds, Transfers & Deferrals

At Vacation Races, we're constantly striving to improve our services and policies [...]

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5 Training Tips for a Multi-Day Running Trip

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

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Meet Our Sponsors

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