The Xiamen International Marathon is held at the first Saturday
every January since 2003. It is one of the two leading Marathon
competitions of China and an international marathon race that
attracts the eyes of the world. The competition consists of full
marathon, half marathon, 10-km and 5-km races. The number of
participations is over 20,000 every year, and has already reached
30,000 in 2009. There are over 40 television stations home and
abroad rebroadcasting the competition which attracts more and more
people coming to visit the beautiful city and participate in the
1. Participating in the Xiamen International Marathon is
really a special and interesting way to touring around Xiamen, one
of the most beautiful islands of China. The race course is designed
to run through all the beautiful sights of Xiamen City along the
Ring Island Road, which is praised as one of the Most Beautiful
Marathon Courses of the World. The charming scenery of Xiamen will
definitely ease your way.
2. There are many activities come with the competition, among
which the Xiamen International Marathon Photograph Competition is
the most famous and popular. Don’t miss it if you are a photograph
enthusiast. There will be a 2003-2009 Xiamen International Marathon
Photograph Exhibition in 2010 Xiamen International Marathon.
Time: 8:00a.m., Saturday, January 2th, 2010
Venue: Xiamen International Conference and Exhibition Center (starting
Registration: Both individual and team registration will be accepted.
Web Registration: October 9 to December 12, 2009
Site Registration: November 2 to December 12, 2009
Registration Charge: USD 20 per person, overtime registration
Awarding Ceremony: Awarding ceremonies will be held at Xiamen International
Conference and Exhibition Center.