Every year the Caribbean paradise, Cancun hosts a full and half marathon attracting many visitors wishing to participate and enjoy the amazing scenery. This year marks Cancun’s 29th marathon and will take place on Sunday December 8, starting at 5am.
The route loops around Cancun’s main hotel stretch, following the outline of the Nichupte Lagoon and offering amazing views along the circuit. Competitors can opt for the full marathon or a half marathon which both start and end in Old Town on Avenida Bonampak with the Mirador as the halfway return point. Anyone wishing to support the runners, can watch as the sun rises, cheering on the participants.
The weather is also a great in December for a marathon in Cancun. There is very little probability of rain and the temperatures are much lower, especially at 5.30 in the morning. You will find that the marathon will be over by the time the sun’s heat really takes hold of Cancun.
What is great about going to Cancun to participate in a marathon is that you can take a hard earned rest following the race and relax your body in the ocean or resort pools. Likewise you can treat yourself to a spa massage such as Villa del Palmar Cancun‘s Village Spa sport’s massage that is specially designed to release tension after extensive exertion.