JW Marriott Guanacaste bets on the sports
The luxurious hotel joins Grupo Publicitario Costa Rica to organize its first marathon to be held on July 27, 2019 within the grounds of Hacienda Pinilla
JW Marriott Guanacaste, in the hands of Grupo Publicitario, presents its first marathon, to be held on July 27, 2019 within the grounds of Hacienda Pinilla, which will offer participants not only a panorama of the beautiful Guanacasteco landscape, but also a closed circuit, private, safe on flat ground. The event has a maximum capacity for 500 participants and will offer different distances, circuit style, for all runners: marathon (42 kms), half marathon (21kms), 31.5kms, 10 kms, all certified by the IAAF and AIMS.
"We are very excited about our first marathon, we believe that this will help us boost sports tourism in Guanacaste and diversify our region with different events that also promote well-being ... besides, we are proud to have obtained the IAAF & AIMS international certifications , which really make this a very important marathon as it will help runners improve their times and use them to qualify for any of the big marathons worldwide and for the Olympics and have the opportunity to do it here in Costa Rica " , said Santiago Cabré, General Manager of the JW Marriott Guanacaste.
The competitions will start from 4:00 AM. They have a registration fee of $ 75 for the full marathon, $ 60 for the half marathon, $ 50 for the 31.5-km race and $ 30 for the 10-km race. Each race will feature prizes for winners that include cash prizes, as well as certificates of stay at the JW Marriott Guanacaste and hotels in Colombia, Miami and San José.
The hotel is offering packages for participants from $ 98 per person per night in quadruple occupancy, which will include breakfast buffet, daily credit of $ 75 per room for food and beverages (for reservations made before June 15), dinner of pastries for the runner the night before the marathon, early check in and late check out.