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Kilimanjaro Marathon

Sunday February 27th, 2022
Kilimanjaro, TZ
Distance: Marathon · Half Marathon · 10K

Situated south of the equator – in Tanzania – at 5 895 metres, this is Africa’s highest mountain and the highest free standing mountain in the world (as it is not part of a mountain range). Huge permanent glaciers flow down from the summit, and the sheer presence of this huge mountain dominates the entire area. An icon in Africa, “Kili“ as she is affectionately known, is one of the sights every person should see at least once in his or her life.

Every year, at the end of February/beginning March, a standard marathon, a half marathon and a 5 km fun run will be held in the town of Moshi, Tanzania. This race has been set up to promote the sport in Tanzania, and has the official backing of the Tanzania Tourist Board, the Tanzania Amateur Athletics Association, the IAAF, and is registered with AIMS.

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Race Date: 02/28/2021 Distance: Marathon
Division Time Name Age Home
Male 02:18:04 Augustino Paulo SULLE
2nd Male 02:19:21 Michael Kishiba SANGA
3rd Male 02:20:54 Charles SULLE
4th Male 02:25:07 Marco JOSEPH
Female 02:45:44 Jackline Juma SAKILU
2nd Female 02:59:06 Catherine Lange YUKU
3rd Female 03:07:28 Mary XWAYMAY
4th Female 03:16:42 Sara MAKERA
Division Time Name Age Home
Kilimanjaro Marathon

The route passes through many small-holder farms, villages, sections of Moshi town, banana and coffee plantations and patches of forest, providing great excitement to the residents who give ample vocal support.

The atmosphere in the stadium is electric with local bands playing, entertainment, crowds of local enthusiasts to cheer the runners, and lots of food and drink for sale.

Travel arrangements and packages to access the race are being provided by Wild Frontiers, the official tour operator, a Tanzanian inbound operator with its head office in South Africa, as well as operations in Uganda. Wild Frontiers is highly experienced in travel to Tanzania and are members of TATO (Tanzania Tour Operators Association).

The race is completely backed up, and manned by local organisations. Crowd control and traffic control are provided for, as is medical assistance and communications.

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