The Kilimanjaro Project

This year the Kilimanjaro Marathon is proud to support The Kilimanjaro Project, a large tree planting initiative in the Kilimanjaro Region.  The project kicks off as an Earth Day initiative in April 2018, to plant ONE million trees on the foothills of Kilimanjaro.

This is the start of a 50 million tree program over the next decade!

Many of you runners who have returned to the marathon year after year would have seen the effects of climate change, with less rainfall in the region, higher temperatures and the glaciers on the mountain disappearing.

We’re supporting this exciting and worthwhile initiative and ask all our runners to join us!  There are different ways to get involved.

  1. DONATE  through the crowdfunding site here

Or, through the site you can set up your own mini fundraiser (see the link) here


On the day you can run in green in solidarity or design your own crazy outfit.

We’re offering great prizes for most money raised by individuals!

Please share with your friends and get people involved!

Donate some trees to Kilimanjaro this marathon!

We’ve got some fun social media posters that you can share with your friends.

Click here

Look forward to seeing you in Moshi!




Tigo Pesa payment option available for local citizens and residents

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Hi everyone with race day around the corner we just wanted to remind our local runners that the Tigo Pesa payment option is an available payment option for your convenience.

Firstly if you do not have a Tigo Pesa account – please activate your account.

You still need to fill out the online registration form on the website.

When you get to the end and have completed the form you will be asked for your chosen method of payment and you may then choose the Tigo Pesa payment option.



Wishing everyone a fabulous 2018 Race!



3 Weeks to go to race day!


2017 Kilimanjaro Premium Lager Marathon

Congratulations on completing the 2017 Kilimanjaro Premium Lager Marathon.

For provisional results please click here  – (note that you will be taken to the website which is a platform that is directly linked to our time keepers Top Events)

Any enqueries please email:


We are proud to announce our partnership with Garmin, represented by Radiowave Communications Limited.


Garmin has always been committed and is at the forefront in supporting sports men & women using technologically advanced GPS sports, fitness & wellness watches.

Carbon Tanzania: Our Official Charity


The Kilimanjaro Marathon is proud to announce their association and charity partnership with Carbon Tanzania for the 2017 event.

Arusha Registration Dates Confirmed


The Arusha Registration date for the 2017 Kilimanjaro Marathon has been decided upon as Tuesday 21 February and Thursday 22 February strictly from 14h00 to 20h00.

IMPORTANT: All athletes MUST BRING their PASSPORTS, or proof of identity document to registration for the full and half marathon races.


Full Marathon:
Entry only – foreign residents: $65 / East African citizens Tsh8000 / East African residents or work permit holders $35

Half Marathon:
Entry only – foreign residents: $65 / East African citizens Tsh6000 / East African residents or work permit holders $35

5km Fun Run:
Fun run – Foreign residents – $ 3 / local residents and citizens Tsh3000 / East African residents or work permit holders $2
10km Wheelchair, Hand cycle and Tricycle Event:
Entry only – foreign residents: $10 / East African citizens Tsh3000 / East African residents or work permit holders $5

Kilimarathon Media Launch Press Release & Exposure

Kilimarathon Media Launch Press Release & Exposure

The 15th edition of the Kilimanjaro Marathon was launched in Dar es Salaam recently.  “We have seen the fruits of this marathon through our Tanzania’a own Alfonce Felix Simbu. He  finished 5th in the Rio Olympic Games after participating in Kili Marathon in 2014 and finishing 4th in the half marathon. We can produce more Simbus out of the Kilimanjaro Marathon,” the TBL Group Marketing Director, Kushilla Thomas

The marathon which will be held on Sunday February 26 2017 in Moshi, will bring together over 8000 local and international runners from more than 45 countries all over the world. Prizes for the 42km Kilimanjaro Premium Lager Marathon include – Total cash prizes of Tsh 20m with prizes for top 10 male and female runners. Male and female winners will grab Tsh 4m each.

Wild Frontiers Managing Director, John Addison, who is the main organiser of the marathon, confirms all is set and for next year’s marathon there will be two days of registration in Dar es Salaam and Arusha to ease congestion in Moshi.

Enter now if you haven’t already!

We cannot wait and look forward to seeing you there for another epic event. For information please email : or visit our website on

Enter Now!

Get ready for another exciting Kilimanjaro Marathon

Feet racing, heart pulsating … get ready for another exciting Kilimanjaro Marathon, which just gets bigger and better every year.

This marathon has it all. The hustle and bustle of this vibey, scenic run set on the foothills of the mighty Kilimanjaro mountain is sure to get the blood pumping through your veins. Whether you are joining us for the first time, or returning in the hope of bettering your previous time, we hope you have started training for this iconic event. And if the idea of the full or half marathon is a little too daunting, opt for the 5km fun run/ walk.

Tanzania offers something for everyone – so don’t just “come and run”. Whether you prefer to challenge yourself with a pre/post run hike to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro,  sip cocktails on Zanzibar’s tropical beaches after a long marathon, or tick off a bucket list trip with our Serengeti safari package, we’ll tailormake your perfect marathon experience.

We cannot wait and look forward to seeing you there for another epic event. For information please email : or visit our website on