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Marathons abroad

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30 Oct
2:21pm, 30 Oct 2020
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Thanks for the explanation, ITG, very useful.

The only thing I would take issue with is the statement "The commercial party instead can also insure..." This excellent post from a race organiser in March explaining their cancellation policy suggests Covid is/was "a named exclusion on every [events] insurance policy out there" centurionrunning.com
30 Oct
2:34pm, 30 Oct 2020
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ITG 🇮🇸
Which tells you something about the wisdom of planning a large scale event right now. No runner is going to get insurance either.
30 Oct
3:43pm, 30 Oct 2020
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Sure but a runner might well be prepared to take a punt on a 20 quid entry fee. An organiser is less likely to be in a position to shell out thousands with no cover.

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Maintained by Naomi P
Thread for everyone who wants to run a road marathon outside the UK. Everyone welcome, first timers to old hands :-)

List of holiday suggestions here ;-) Feel free to add races and comments

And a couple of websites with useful info:
Marathon guide is brilliant for US maras but has the most comprehensive European list I've ever seen marathonguide.com
This is the AIMS site distancerunning.co.uk

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