CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA

Cartagena, Colombia is the location of the South America Intercontinental Marathon ™ and the penultimate marathon during the 2018 World Marathon Challenge ®

Cartagena is a port city on Colombia’s Caribbean coast. By the sea is the walled Old Town, founded in the 16th century, with squares, cobblestone streets and colorful colonial buildings. With a tropical climate, the city is also a popular beach destination. Reachable by boat are Isla de Barú, with white-sand beaches and palm trees, and the Islas del Rosario, known for their coral reefs.

South America

Area: 18 million km² / 7 million sq mi
Population: 386 million

The triangular continent of South America stretches from north of the Equator almost down to the Antarctic Circle. It contains three very different landscapes: the Andes forming a backbone along the Pacific Ocean coast, desnse rainforests in the Amazon valley and Caribbean coast, and windswept grasslands near the cold, southern point of the continental landmass at Cape Horn.

SOUTH AMERICA Info

  • South America is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean and on the east by the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Its total landmass area accounts for 3.5% of the earth’s surface, ranking it fourth among all continents behind Asia, Africa and North America.
  • South America is the fifth most populated continent behind Asia, Africa, Europe and North America.
  • The continent lies mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with only a relatively low portion in the Northern Hemisphere.
  • The large majority of the continent’s population lives near the western or eastern coastal regions and both the interior and the far south are relatively sparsely populated.
  • At 6,959 metres, Cerro Aconcagua (Argentina) is the highest mountain in South America.
  • Brazil is the largest country in South America.
  • South America is very culturally diverse due to the mixture of traditions of the indigenous people as well as immigrants from Europe, Africa and Asia.
  • Due to its history of coloni
    alism, most South Americans speak Portuguese or Spanish.
  • The Atacama Desert, one of the driest places on earth, which located in South America and is home of the Volcano Marathon.

Cartagena (Colombia, South America)

Cartagena is the location of the sixth marathon during the 2018 World Marathon Challenge.

 
Location Expected Temperature °C
Novolazarevskaya / Novo -10
Cape Town, South Africa +25
Perth, Australia +25
Dubai, UAE +25
Lisbon, Portugal +10
Cartagena, Colombia +25
Miami, USA +25

AAF The South America Intercontinental Marathon will be held on February 4th at the Old Town in Cartagena, Colombia on a route measured and approved by the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS). The race is scheduled to begin at 1500 hrs (Local Time).


World Marathon Challenge 2018 - Timetable

wdt_ID Date Race Location Local Start Time
1 Jan 30th Antarctica Intercontinental Marathon Novo, Antarctica 15:00
3 Jan 31st Africa Intercontinental Marathon Sea Point Promenade, Cape Town 11:00
4 Feb 1st Australia Intercontinental Marathon Burswood, Perth 21:00
5 Feb 2nd Asia Intercontinental Marathon The Beach, Dubai 19:30
6 Feb 3rd Europe Intercontinental Marathon Park of Nations, Lisbon 17:00
7 Feb 4th South America Intercontinental Marathon Old Town, Cartagena 15:00
8 Feb 5th North America Intercontinental Marathon South Beach, Miami 13:00
Date Race Location Local Start Time

2018 Men's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
90 1 Jason Cousins 3:35:31
91 1 Gary Thornton 3:35:31
92 2 Scott Coey 4:08:33
93 2 Joshua Cohen 4:08:33
94 5 Jared Blank 4:14:02
95 5 JP Caudill 4:14:02
96 7 Brian Winter 4:22:13
97 8 David Silverman 4:25:27
98 9 David Harris 4:26:25
99 10 Nick Wishart 4:34:35
Pos Name Surname Time

2018 Men's Half Marathon Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
139 1 Byron Ball 2:38:12
Pos Name Surname Time

2018 Women's Half Marathon Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
138 1 Sarah Reinertsen 2:31:15
Pos Name Surname Time

2018 Assisted in Wheelchair Marathon Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
139 1 Johanna Garvin 4:50:52
Pos Name Surname Time

2017 Men's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname S America
25 1 Michael Wardian 2:45:42
26 2 Petr Vabrousek 2:57:11
27 3 Luke Wigman 3:02:41
28 4 Ryan Hall 3:06:33
29 5 Patrick Charlebois 3:08:28
30 6 Rajesh Patel 3:22:45
31 7 Martin Molsater 3:32:25
32 8 Patrick Cande 3:37:40
33 9 Daniel Palko 3:43:09
34 10 Ibrar Ali 3:50:01
Pos Name Surname S America

2017 Men's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname S America
25 1 Michael Wardian 2:45:42
26 2 Petr Vabrousek 2:57:11
27 3 Luke Wigman 3:02:41
28 4 Ryan Hall 3:06:33
29 5 Patrick Charlebois 3:08:28
30 6 Rajesh Patel 3:22:45
31 7 Martin Molsater 3:32:25
32 8 Patrick Cande 3:37:40
33 9 Daniel Palko 3:43:09
34 10 Ibrar Ali 3:50:01
Pos Name Surname S America

2017 Women's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname South America
1 1 Silvana Camelio 3:45:48
2 2 Guoping Xie 3:58:08
3 3 Nahilia Hernandez 4:10:05
4 4 Georgina Acons 4:15:02
5 5 BethAnn Telford 4:20:17
6 6 Sinead Kane 4:24:39
7 7 Celene Loo 4:50:40
8 8 Catherine Sun 5:15:52
9 9 Judy Scrine 5:37:54
Pos Name Surname South America

2016 Men's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname S America
25 1 Daniel Cartica 3:12:46
26 2 Calum Ramm 3:13:18
27 3 James Alderson 4:13:18
28 4 Boon Ong 4:21:01
29 5 Robert Weeks 4:22:49
30 6 Yusuke Mamada 4:30:12
31 7 Hassan Baraka 4:37:09
32 8 Patrick Fallon 4:52:32
33 9 Stefan Aumann 4:59:48
34 10 Phing Ong 5:04:14
Pos Name Surname S America

2016 Women's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname South America
10 1 Becca Pizzi 3:44:18
11 2 Demelza Alderson 4:13:18
12 3 Heather Hawkins 4:47:08
13 4 Sarah Ames 6:24:35
Pos Name Surname South America

2015 Men's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname S America
54 1 David Gething 3:23:01
55 2 Douglas Wilson 3:36:40
56 3 Pierre Wolkonsky 4:03:21
57 3 James Love 4:06:21
58 5 Marcelo Alves 4:20:02
59 6 Jon O'Shea 4:47:18
60 7 James Danaher 4:54:17
61 8 Tim Durbin 5:40:55
62 9 Ted Jackson 6:22:13
Pos Name Surname S America

2015 Women's Results South America

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname South America
14 1 Marianna Zaikova 5:14:45
Pos Name Surname South America

MARATHONS 6/7

Cartagena, Colombia, South America

4th FEBRUARY 2018

Marathon in Cartagena, Colombia and flight to Miami, USA

World Marathon Challenge

The World Marathon Challenge ® is a logistical and physical challenge to run seven marathons on seven continents in seven days. Competitors must run the standard 42.2 km marathon distance in Antarctica, Africa, Australia, Asia, Europe, South America and North America within 168 hours, or 7 days. The clock starts when the first marathon begins in Antarctica.

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