The Abbott World Marathon Majors is a series consisting of six of the largest and most renowned marathons in the world: Tokyo Marathon, Boston Marathon, Virgin Money London Marathon, BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, Bank of America Chicago Marathon and TCS New York City Marathon. The organizers of these events are united in their effort to advance the sport, raise awareness of its elite athletes, and increase of the level of interest in elite racing among running enthusiasts.
For athletes across the globe, competing in an Abbott World Marathon Majors race is a significant accomplishment. Once you have successfully completed the Boston, Virgin Money London, BMW BERLIN, Bank of America Chicago, TCS New York City and the Tokyo Marathons, you will earn the Six Star Finisher Certificate and Six Star Finisher Medal. To date, just over 1,200 men and women have completed this exclusive quest.
Marathon Tours and Travel works closely with the Abbott World Marathon Majors team and the individual race teams to enhance our runners (and their guests) experience while pursuing their aspirational running goals. We provide guaranteed entry to each of the races with the exception of Boston, convenient hotels and activities customized for each location. Our goal is to provide value, comradery and a low stress trip experience for our clients.