Kingston City Run
New Kingston, Kingston
The 6th Annual Kingston City Run on Sunday, March 18, 2018, will again incorporate three race events: A ½ Marathon, 10K and 5K race/walk. The event has seen runners coming from the Caribbean, Ireland, the UK, Denmark, Japan, Canada, China the USA and of course, Jamaica to name a few. Bart Yasso, the “Chief Running Officer” of Runners World participated in the ½ Marathon in the inaugural staging. In 2017, the event continued to raise its level of participating with just under over 5000 persons. The Kingston City Run utilizes the scenic, cultural and mystical assets of Kingston and St. Andrew. The race route is configured to highlight the best of Kingston and allow spectators ample opportunities to line up and cheer on the runners.
The Kingston City Run targets a unique mix of athletics, corporate and neighborhood spirit with local and international media being utilized to attract runners to the annual spring race. A great focus is placed on community spirit, and this year will again incorporate four (4) fan zones: The Pulse Fashion Zone, The Devon House Historic Zone, The Kings House Zone and the Eden GardenWellness Zone. Supporters, fans, and onlookers can come out and line the streets to support the runners at this exclusive fan zones.