Seychelles beach ©
The Sunyang Eco-Healing Seychelles Marathon is held on the last Sunday of February every year. Runners from across the globe descend on the Seychelles to take part in this scenic event. The race showcases the natural beauty of Mahe Island. Runners are encouraged to enjoy the natural beauty of the Seychelles as they run, walk or jog along the beaches. Residents and tourist cheer the runners on from the sidelines or from their sunbathing spots. The race starts at Beau Vallon Beach and follows the peninsula round to Victoria before turning to follow the same route back to the finish. In addition to the full marathon, there is a half marathon and a 10km race.
Date: 26 February 2017