Epic Runs of the World
Put on your running shoes â€“ itâ€™s time to hit the road, the trails and the great outdoors.
- Lonely Planet
- Publish Date
- August 2019
In this comprehensive runnerâ€™s companion, youâ€™ll find 50 of the worldâ€™s greatest running routes â€“ from short city runs and must-do marathons to cross-country trails and challenging ultras â€“ plus a further 150 courses around the globe to satisfy runners of all abilities.Each run is accompanied by stunning photos and a map and toolkit of practical details â€“ where to start and finish, how to get there, where to stay and more â€“ to help you plan the perfect trip. Suggestions for similar runs around the world are also included. Organised by continent, Lonely Planetâ€™s Epic Runs of the World takes runners past giraffes, zebras and rhinos in Africa, along courses the length of Vancouverâ€™s Stanley Park Seawall in the Americas, offers spectacular views of Hong Kong from Victoria Peak in Asia and jogs along Romeâ€™s Tiber River in Europe, while inviting athletes to push themselves to the limit in Oceaniaâ€™s Blue Mountains Ultra.