Endurance Events to Do in 2015
Publix Fort Lauderdale A1A Marathon & Half MarathonFort Lauderdale, Florida - February 15, 2015 1 of 11
The fast, flat course is along coastal road A1A, giving runners views of the Atlantic Ocean and the beach all the way to the finish line at South Beach Park. Endurance athletes looking for a shorter race can opt for the half marathon.
Ride 4 the Animals 2015March 14, 2015 - Dunedin, Florida 2 of 11
Challenge yourself and ride along the gulf beaches in this Florida cycling event with 12-, 31- and 62-mile distances. Proceeds will be donated to local animal shelters.
2015 Kentucky Derby Festival MarathonLouisville, Kentucky - April 25, 2014 3 of 11
This Boston qualifier has grown from a small local road race into one of the largest events in Kentucky. The course, which starts and ends in downtown Louisville, takes runners through Iroquois Park and historic Churchill Downs.
2015 Michelob ULTRA Chicago 13.1 MarathonChicago, Illinois - May 17, 2015 4 of 11
This half marathon is designed for all levels—even walkers. The course, which starts and finishes at South Shore Cultural Center, will remain open for 3 hours and 30 minutes, which is a 16-minute mile pace.
28th Annual Apple Century Bike RideJune 6, 2015 - Wenatchee, Washington 5 of 11
Ride along the Wenatchee River in this 28th annual event. Choose from the 25-, 50-, or 100-mile options, all of which are open road rides.
2015 Full VinemanGuerneville/Windsor, California - July 25, 2015 6 of 11
This classic long-distance triathlon is celebrating its 25th year. The race begins with a swim down the Russian River and then takes racers on a bike tour of Sonoma County's vineyards and wineries through the Russian River Dry Creek, Alexander Valley and Chalk Hill grape growing regions. The race ends with a three-loop run along scenic, spectator-filled roads.
Tour de Big BearAugust 1, 2015 - Big Bear Lake, California 7 of 11
Southern California's most scenic and challenging high altitude ride. Choose from 25-, 50-, 75- and 100-mile rides and enjoy a full week of activities leading up to the weekend.
Trailapalooza Trail Run RacesPenn Runn, Pennsylvania - October 10, 2015 8 of 11
This fall running event features short, intermediate and advanced courses with distances ranging between 3.5 and 20 miles in and around Yellow Creek State Park. The trails aren't the only attraction. The festival will feature food, live music, arts and crafts, kids games, a sailboat race and free kayak tours.
Ironman Los CabosLos Cabos, Mexico - October 25, 2015 9 of 11
Swim in the Sea of Cortez, bike on a new faster and flatter course tucked between water with 90 percent visibility and desert mountains, and then run by a number of signature places including the hotels zones, downtown main plaza and Puerto Los Cabos.
Fujifilm Hamilton Island Triathlon & Ocean Swim 2015November 21, 2015 - Hamilton island, QLD, Australia 10 of 11
Swim with the stars, ride on a runway and run on an island in this epic event. With individual and relay sprint triathlons and ocean swims, there's plenty to choose from.