Trinidad & Tobago International Marathon

Race Info

Marathon Relay for Schools and Open (6 Legs)

The Trinidad and Tobago International Marathon Relay forms part of a 34 year historic event that encapsulates Trinidad and Tobago’s multicultural society. Runners will experience our Carnival festivities during their stay as well as along the route a change in geographic scenery, including cane fields, bridges and the magnificent seven historic buildings along the finish stretch by the largest round-a-bout in the World, the Queen’s Park Savannah. Our certified course is flat and undulating and will traverse approximately five communities towards the capital, Port of Spain making the perfect holiday for the entire family in the warm Caribbean. “Where people want to race.”

The Relay caters for teenagers, Secondary schools and Open, Clubs and Corporate companies.

pdfMarathon Guidelines for the Trinidad and Tobago International Marathon 2017

Marathon Relay for Schools and Open (6 Legs)
Date Sunday Jan 29th, 2017
Start Time 5:10 am
Start Location St. Mary’s Junction, Freeport
Handover Zones There are 5 change over zones at approximately 4.37 miles each, and they will be marked with Relay Zone signs:

  • 4.37 miles (Mag Wheel Centre, Montrose);
  • 8.7 miles (Munroe Road Junction);
  • 13.11 miles (Entrance to Eteck Park, Frederick Settlement);
  • 17.48 miles (Eastern Main Road at 18 mile marker);
  • 21.48 miles (Western end of CGA building on Eastern Main Road).
End Location Queen’s Park Savannah, Port-of-Spain
Cut-Off Time 11:30 am
Est. Participants 100 teams (teams of 2, 3, or 6 persons)
Registration Fees

May 1st, 2016 – Aug 31st, 2016:

$20 USD


Sep 1st, 2016 – Nov 30th, 2016:

$20 USD


Dec 1st, 2016 – Jan 21st, 2017:

$25 USD

Registration Options Online Registration:
Via RaceRoster.com which is open to all participants until January 21st, 2017register-online-now
Registration Closes Saturday Jan 21st, 2017
Water Stations 24 stations
Transport Transport will be supplied to change over zones from the start of the race at St. Mary’s Junction. Pick up will also be done after completing your leg. Teams must indicate interest in order to obtain this service.

 

Marathon Course Detail

  1. Starting on the Southern Main Road (SMR) at St Mary’s Junction in Freeport and proceeding northwards on the SMR toward the Mid Centre Mall in Chaguanas;
  2. Turning east (right) at the traffic lights at Busy Corner into Montrose, and proceeding along the SMR through Enterprise, Cunupia, Warrenville, Caroni;
  3. Crossing the Churchill-Roosevelt Highway at Kay Donna and proceeding north, to the Curepe and Eastern Main Road junction;
  4. Then west on the Eastern Main Road all the way through St Joseph, San Juan, Morvant Junction, Laventille into South Quay, Port of Spain;
  5. From South Quay onto Wrightson Road pass the Central bank and Cruise Ship Complex, Crowne Plaza, turning right at the TTEC/Colville Street traffic lights;
  6. Turning right at Colville Street going toward Ariapita Ave. westward to Murray St. where the runners make a clockwise turn at Adam Smith Square and proceed eastward back to Colville St. where the runners turn left going northward, crossing Tragarete Rd. onto Cipriani Blvd;
  7. Proceed onto Queens Park Savannah (QPS), cross to right side proceed onto the Savannah to Queen’s Royal College roundabout within the cones. Keeping to the right and proceeding northward up the “Whitehall Stretch” to the finish line.

Relay Changeover Zones

Leg 1 – Start line;
Leg 2 – Mag Wheel Centre, Montrose;
Leg 3 – Munroe Road Junction;
Leg 4 – Entrance to Eteck Park, Frederick Settlement;
Leg 5 – Eastern Main Road at 18 mile marker (after Mt D’or but before Mt. Lambert traffic lights);
Leg 6 – Western end of CGA building on Eastern Main Road (opposite the road to Success Laventille School);
Relay finishing at Whitehall, Queen’s Park Savannah.

Marathon Map

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