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Updated February 2023
With a mission to align with the objectives of Saudi Vision 2030, the Saudi Sports for All Federation, in partnership with the Ministry of Sport and Quality of Life Program, proudly presents the highly anticipated Riyadh Marathon – a world sports competition for all to participate in and enjoy.
If you’re considering participating in the competition, this guide will provide all the essential information you need to know.
Riyadh Marathon 2023
The second edition of the Riyadh Marathon 2023 promises to be an exciting and challenging experience for all participants, regardless of their level of expertise. The event will feature a variety of running competitions, designed to accommodate participants with diverse backgrounds and abilities.
Whether you are a seasoned runner or a first-timer, there will be a suitable race for you. The organizers have also provided digital booklets with personalized training programs to help prepare for the marathon, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to participate and make the most of the experience.Book cheap flights to Saudi Arabia
Riyadh Marathon 2023 categories
There will be four categories of races in the competition, with different eligibility and distance in each category:
- 42 KM Marathon: Open to participants aged 20 or older
- 21 KM Half-marathon: Open to participants aged 18 or older
- 10 KM Race: Open to participants aged 17 or older
- 4 KM Family Fun Run: Open for all ages
People with special conditions are welcome to register. However, they must indicate their special needs to ensure accommodation by the organizer.
Riyadh Marathon 2023 registration
To register for the competitions, participants need to do the followings:
- Visit the event registration website
- Click ‘Register Now’
- Fill in all the requested information
- Tick the square if you are registering as a person with a disability
- Click ‘Add to Cart’
- Pay the registration fee
Participants will receive an email of confirmation that includes a QR code after the payment upon a successful payment.
Riyadh Marathon 2023 registration fees
The costs of registration vary, depending on the category of the event:
- 42 KM Marathon: SAR 139
- 21 KM Half-marathon: SAR 99
- 10 KM Race: SAR 69
- 4 KM Family Fun Run: SAR 49
Please that these registration fees are non-refundable. The registration also cannot be transferred to another person.
Riyadh Marathon 2023 date and location
The competition will take place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 11 February 2023. The starting line and the finish line of each category are still to be determined. Participants who have registered can collect their bib and racing kit starting on 10 February in the Marathon Village, Riyadh.
Riyadh Marathon 2023 prize money
The prize money for this edition of the Riyadh Marathon has yet to be announced. Last year, the top finishers are able to get a prize worth more than SAR 1,000,000.
Riyadh Marathon 2023 route
As mentioned, the specific route for each category has not been disclosed. The participants should check the official website for more updates.