The Coolest Marathons You've Never Heard Of

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The Coolest Marathons You've Never Heard Of

While you were busy trying to get a spot in the Boston Marathon, you missed out on these other incredible races around the world.

They say going on an African safari is a once in a lifetime experience. Now imagine adding an unforgettable race into that equation. That's what you get when you head to the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya for their June Safaricom Marathon where the only living things you will be sharing the wide-open space with will be lions and zebras. But have no fear: the race is manned by armed rangers in case any of that wildlife gets a little too up-close-and-personal.

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