About Riyadh Marathon 2024

The Saudi Sports for All Federation is hosting the Riyadh Marathon on February 10th, 2024.


Get ready for an exhilarating experience at the third Riyadh International Marathon, hosted by the Saudi Sports for All Federation (SFA) on February 10, 2024! This premier event, supported by the Ministry of Sport, Quality of Life Program, and the Saudi Arabian Athletic Federation, marks a significant milestone as the Kingdom’s third official full marathon and a certified World Athletics Elite Road Race.


The Riyadh Marathon 2024 promises a race for everyone, regardless of age or athletic ability. Challenge yourself with the full marathon (42.2km) or take on the half-marathon (21.1km). If you’re new to running, the 10km race is perfect for you, and there’s also a 4km run specifically designed for kids, families, and beginners. This inclusive event ensures that everyone can be a part of this exciting athletic endeavour.


Enhancing the festive spirit, the Marathon Village will be open on February 9-10. Here, participants can pick up their bibs, and visitors can immerse themselves in the carnival-like atmosphere, complete with fun food, music, fitness activities, and more. This two-day celebration is set to create a memorable experience for both participants and spectators.


For those who can’t attend in person, the SFA extends the marathon spirit through customized training programs and health information available online. This allows participants from afar to join in the festivities and feel the benefits of this grand sporting event.


Don’t miss out on being a part of the Riyadh Marathon 2024. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or a first timer, this event promises something for everyone.  

See you at the starting line!



For participants aged 20 and above


The Half-Marathon is open to those aged 18 or older

10km Race

For participants aged 17 and above

4km Family Fun Run

Open to all ages

* An adult must accompany children participating in the race 


The marathon will be made even more accessible to people of all
backgrounds and abilities, with customized
 pre-marathon training programs being designed to
help participants
 prepare as best as possible for the event.





General Information

The Riyadh Marathon is scheduled for February 10th, 2024, and bib collection will take place at the village on February 9th, 2024. The village will be active on both days.

The Saudi Sports for All Federation (SFA), which the main body responsible for raising physical activity levels in the Kingdom, is responsible for organizing the Riyadh Marathon with support from the Ministry of Sport, the Quality of Life Program, the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee, and the Saudi Arabian Athletic Federation.

Anybody can participate in the Riyadh marathon; we have a variety of races suitable for all ages and athletic abilities. Please make sure to review the terms and conditions upon registering.

There will be four races at the Riyadh Marathon 2024:

  • Full Marathon (42,195 km) – the race is open to participants aged 20 and above
  • Half Marathon (21,0975) km – the race is open to participants aged 18 and above
  • 10 km race – open to participants aged 17 and above
  • 4 km race – open to all ages – children must be accompanied by an adult

The prices set for the Riyadh Marathon 2024 are affordable and suitable for everyone

EARLY BIRD (Nov 27th 2023 – Jan 9th 2024)

  • 4 KM Fun run / walk – Open to all: 39 SAR
  • 10 KM – Age 17 and above: 49 SAR
  • 21 KM – Age 18 and above: 89 SAR
  • 42 KM – Age 20 and above: 109 SAR

REGULAR (Jan 10th 2024 – Feb 09th 2024)

  • 4 KM Fun run / walk – Open to all: 59 SAR
  • 10 KM – Age 17 and above: 79 SAR
  • 21 KM – Age 18 and above: 109 SAR
  • 42 KM – Age 20 and above: 149 SAR

Yes, everyone is welcome to participate in the Riyadh Marathon. Please make sure to register as a person with disabilities to ensure all your needs are accommodated.

Your results will be available on the official marathon website (www.riyadhmarathon.org) on February 10th  after the race.

A downloadable certificate will be available with your results.

You will receive an email after the race with a link to the website to get your photos from the race, that you can find with your bib number.

Yes, there will be opportunities to volunteer at the Riyadh Marathon.

Please reach out to the organizing committee:

[email protected]

Yes, children under the age of 17 can participate in the 4km race, under parental supervision.


You can register for the Riyadh Marathon on the official website HERE

You may cancel your registration in the marathon. However, due to the nature of the event, we are unable to refund registration fees.

Once you submit your registration, you will receive an email confirmation that includes your QR code

Race Kit

The email confirmation will be individually sent to the email address you included in the registration form to ensure that each participant can easily access their QR code

You can choose to include the same email address across all registration to receive the confirmation emails

Registration transfer is not possible, whatever the reason. The rules of the event state that “ The race bib is personal and cannot be transferred to any other person.”, and “ In case of transfer of the bib number to any other person, the participant will be excluded from the final result.”.

You can contact the following email: [email protected] The team will assist you with your registration confirmation or any registration issues you may have.

The Riyadh Marathon race kit will include your race bib (which you are required to wear on race day), a bag, and a t-shirt.

On race day, all runners will receive a medal after crossing the finish line.

You can pick up your race kit at the marathon village on February 9th. from 9AM to 10PM

You will be required to present a form of ID (National ID, Iqama, or passport) and your registration QR code.

No, race kits will not be distributed on the morning of the marathon.

Race Day

Yes. There will be a storage area at the race village, where you can store your bags and belongings. Luggage will be tagged with your bib number. To collect your belongings after the race, you must present your race number to organizing officials at the counter.

The Organizer will not be held responsible for damage (theft, breakage, loss, etc.) to participants’ personal belongings.

There will be no changing areas at the venue.

There will be restrooms available throughout the race venue.

There will be refreshment areas every 2.5 km across all races, in addition to the finish line.

Marathon Village

All registrants will be given, along with their race number, an electronic chip which will be automatically initialized at the starting line and will serve as a race regularity control at various points depending on the race (every 5km)

Yes, there will be photography and videography during the race. All participants agree to the use of footage by the Saudi Sports for All Federation and Riyadh Marathon during registration as part of the terms and conditions.

Yes, there will be medical staff on alert to attend to any emergency or injuries throughout the race.

You will find the regulations of the 2024 Riyadh Marathon SOON

The marathon village will take place on February 9th-10th 2024.

Health and Safety

Participants can collect their bibs and gifts
at the marathon village, which will include side activations, food trucks, music and more! Details will be shared closer the marathon date.

Everyone is welcome. There will be a variety of activities and festivities not only for runners but also for supporters.

The marathon will abide by all the health protocols set by the Ministry of Health