Articles tagged “marathon”

Tour Operators Are Selling Runners on Extreme Marathons in Picturesque Places

Tour Operators Are Selling Runners on Extreme Marathons in Picturesque Places

Naureen S Malik, Bloomberg

None of these 26.2-milers is run-of-the-mill, as travel companies and tourism boards see the potential of marketing adventure runs to amateur athletes seeking experience-based travel. Any takers for a running safari in Kenya?

10 months ago

Marathoners Are Expected to Spend $192 Million in Boston This Month

Marathoners Are Expected to Spend $192 Million in Boston This Month

William J. Kole, Associated Press

In a race to increase visitor numbers and visitor spending, cities should be paying more attention to marathon tourism.

2 years ago

Post-bombing transit updates in Boston, New York City and Washington, D.C.

6 years ago