2023 Arches Marathon: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Arches Marathon – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

The Arches Marathon is a breathtaking race set against the backdrop of the iconic Arches National Park in Utah. The course offers a unique opportunity to run through a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms, and textures unlike any other in the world. This event is not for the faint of heart, as it usually includes a variety of terrains and can be quite challenging even for seasoned marathoners. However, the awe-inspiring natural beauty of the arches, balanced rocks, and vast vistas offers a one-of-a-kind experience that makes the effort well worth it.

Date: 

Sat
Oct 7
2023

Location: 

Moab, United States

Distance

42.2km

Elevation profile: 

Hilly

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

805

Number of participants: 

How to train for Arches Marathon: Arches Marathon training plans for every runner

To train for Arches Marathon, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

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  • Incorporates deloads and strength training
  • Helps you manage your recovery and nutrition

Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

Check out our personalized Marathon training plans to find the one that best suits your goals.

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