Established 40 years ago, Sports Tours International is one of the UK’s largest specialist sports travel companies, taking thousands of participants and spectators to sports events around the world. Over the years, Sports Tours has grown from its roots in running and has extended its wide range of sports travel products to cycling events and triathlon competitions; sports training camps; and corporate hospitality.


Where: Club La Santa, Lanzarote, Spain

When: All year round!

Dont race, have a holiday at Club La Santa, the world’s number 1 sports and activity resort with over 40 free sports, all in the Lanzarote sunshine.


Where: Medoc Marathon, France

When: 8th September 2018

Distance: Marathon - 26 miles

Dress up, drink wine and explore the most famous vineyards of France! Sign up for the whackiest and booziest Marathon, the 2018 Marathon du Medoc.


Where: International Running Challenge, Lanzarote, Spain

When: November

Distance: Various

A classic event that has risen in popularity over the last twenty years to become a firm favourite. The Challenge is comprised of four races taking place on four consecutive days, over various terrains and distances. 

Where: Tour of Tameside, Manchester, UK

When: June

Distance: Various

The 2018 event will be a four day festival of running  which will take in the best sights and sounds that Tameside has to offer. A variety of running routes and terrains will challenge participants both physically and mentally, with all stages having been carefully chosen to be achievable for runners of all abilities. The original week-long Tour was founded by marathon legend Dr Ron Hill MBE in 1983, the event was a huge hit and we are extremely proud of the support shown by our sponsors, supporters and of course the participants in previous races. We expect it to be an even bigger celebration in 2018!

Where: Bagan Temple Marathon, Myanmar

When: 24th November

Distance: Marathon, Half Marathon or 10k

Sacred pagodas and beautiful temples are scattered across the plains of Bagan creating a mystical, striking landscape. Sports Tours International takes you to these mysterious plains to run a marathon, half marathon or 10k with the start and finish in front of the Hti Lo Min Lo Temple

Where: Petra Desert Marathon, Jordan

When: 1st September

Distance: Marathon or Half Marathon

Petra, ancient capital of Nabataea, UNESCO world heritage site and the location of one of the most challenging desert marathons, winding through the red sandstone landscape of Jordan.

Petra's rock carved facades and extensive tunnels have fascinated legions of explorers and archaeologists and with Sports Tours International you can combine exploration of this extraordinary city with a challenging marathon experience.