Lalomanu Half Marathon

15 July - Upolu

Lalomanu Half Marathon is a running event attracting local and international participants. From walkers to elite runners, there are distances to cater for everyone. This event is set on the pristine south east coast of Upolu, the most picturesque spot on Upolu island.

Description

Welcome to the Lalomanu Half Marathon and the newly added Lalomanu Loopyman 50km ultra distance.

Lalomanu and surrounding areas on the South East coast of Upolu is one of the most scenic and pristine parts of Samoa. The area was also the hardest hit in the 2009 Tsunami with much loss of life. The Half Marathon route takes runners along the hardest hit villages from Lalomanu and Saleapaga towards Lepa village which is the turnaround point for the Half. The scene along here is that of pretty villages and magnificent coastline. The area that has recovered well. There are signs of derelict and abandoned buildings but in the main Life has resurged again in the area and is vibrant. This race is a Life Run in remembrance of a terrible natural disaster that claimed too many lives.

Contact Details
Samoa International Events is an Events company with its office at Lotemau Centre, Apia, Samoa. Our main brands are the international Series: Samoa Swim Series, Warrior Race (Half Iron distance), Samoa Adventure Race, Pacific Open Water Challenge, Samoa Triathlon Series, Scotsman's Trail and the Lalomanu Half Marathon.

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