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Big Beach Marathon, Half Marathon & Safari 7K

January 27, 2024

Gulf Shores, AL

Get ready to go wild at the Big Beach Marathon, Half Marathon & Safari 7K! On January 27th, 2024, Gulf Shores AL will transform into the ultimate runners' playground. Roar through the scenic course, soak up the sun, and unleash your inner animal in this unforgettable race experience. Don't miss out on this untamed adventure!
Get ready to go wild at the Big Beach Marathon, Half Marathon & Safari 7K! On January 27th, 2024, Gulf Shores AL will transform into the ultimate runners' playground. Roar through the scenic course, soak up the sun, and unleash your inner animal in this unforgettable race experience. Don't miss out on this untamed adventure!
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About The Big Beach Marathon, Half Marathon & Safari 7K

The Big Beach Marathon, Half Marathon & Safari 7K held on January 27th, 2024, in Gulf Shores, AL, is an event that promises an exhilarating and memorable race experience. As a half marathon runner, this race should be on your must-do list!

The courses for the Big Beach Marathon and Half Marathon are renowned for being flat and fast, ensuring that runners can achieve their personal best times. The fully paved trails through Gulf State Park provide a picturesque and scenic backdrop, with stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico and the beach. The start and finish line at the Hangout, beachside, adds to the allure and charm of this race.

For those seeking an added challenge or a shorter distance, the Safari 7K on Saturday and the Family Fun Run/Walk are perfect options. By participating in the 7K on Saturday and the Full or Half Marathon on Sunday, runners can take on the Shark or Dolphin challenge, earning swag from both races, a third challenge medal, extra beer tickets, and the ultimate bragging rights.

Gulf Shores, Alabama, is a delightful city known for its beautiful beaches, vibrant atmosphere, and friendly locals. With its southern hospitality and warm climate, runners can expect pleasant weather during the race weekend. The end of January is a great time for a run in Gulf Shores, with average temperatures ranging in the mid-60s.

So lace up your running shoes and get ready to embrace the challenge and beauty of the Big Beach Marathon, Half Marathon & Safari 7K. It’s an event that promises an unforgettable experience, amazing views, and a fantastic atmosphere. Runners of all levels will find something to love about this race. See you at Big Beach, where the sand and miles await your stride!

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