Explore Indonesia from a new perspective as you discover adrenaline-fueled sporting events with scenic courses that are worth the pain and sweat. So take your pick from these events if you are game for some challenging sports with incredible views in Wonderful Indonesia.
Fascinated with marathons? Keep an eye out for these breath-taking marathons to run in 2019 in Indonesia.
8 September 2019
Featuring four categories, the Bali Marathon 2019 is a must-run if you want to experience a uniquely challenging course that showcases Bali’s stunning countryside and vibrant culture.
27 October 2019
Dubbed as one of the major running events in Indonesia, the Jakarta Marathon 2019 consists of five categories. Its IAAF-recognized route takes the runners through various iconic landmarks of the dynamic city of Jakarta.
17 November 2019
The highlight of the Borobudur Marathon is the world’s largest Buddhist temple, Borobudur, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, that serves as a jaw-dropping backdrop for the race. This exciting event offers a great opportunity to witness the warm hospitality of the locals and celebrate the Javanese culture.
Make sure to mark these adrenaline-packed triathlons on your calendar if you’re a sports fanatic looking for a great swim-bike-run challenge.
25 August 2019
Ironman Bintan, an exhilarating sporting event, is an attraction for athletes from all over the world. Revel in the buzzing atmosphere as you swim in the crystal-clear waters of Lagoi Bay, and bike and run through dense tropical forests.
Bali International Triathlon
10 November 2019
The Bali International Triathlon spices up the celebrations of Balinese arts and culture being showcased in the Sanur Village Festival. This event welcomes athletes aged 16 to 60+ and offers Olympic, Sprint, and Fun Run categories.
Get a once-in-a-lifetime experience with one of these exciting running events in Indonesia.
Ijen Trail Running
3 - 4 August 2019
The Ijen Trail Running is a thrilling 5-category race around the Ijen Plateau showcasing stunning views of the rugged volcanic landscape and the world’s largest acidic lake.
4 - 6 October 2019
An ultimate sporting challenge, the MesaStila 100 is an ultra-trail race that not only tests your endurance limits but leaves you mesmerized as you run across the jungle trails, traditional villages, rice paddies, coffee plantations, and five majestic mountains of Central Java.
Bromo Tengger Semeru Ultra
2 November 2019
Bromo Tengger Semeru Ultra is your chance to witness unparalleled views of the mystical Mount Semeru, the exotic Lake Ranu Kumbolo, and the unique sea of volcanic sand as you tackle steep ascents and descents running through grueling mountainous terrains. Cycling enthusiasts looking for a one-of-kind-experience of cycling in Indonesia should not miss out on Tour de Ijen and Tour de Singkarak, two UCI-recognized thrilling cycling events offering breathtaking views of the scenic Banyuwangi and the phenomenal blue fire of Ijen Crater.
So enjoy the buoyant spirit of the cheering locals and the alluring views of the picturesque routes that boost up your endurance and make your race-cation in Indonesia a memorable one!