the Tusker Lite rwenzori marathon

September 2, 2023 in Kasese, Uganda

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Join 2000+ other runners in the Rwenzori mountains.

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The Tusker Lite Rwenzori Marathon

About us

The Tusker Lite Rwenzori Marathon invites professional athletes and amateur runners to challenge themselves in the beautiful Rwenzori Mountains of Western Uganda.

Journey to Kasese to run, explore and experience one of Africa's hidden gems.

Take in the snowcapped peaks of Uganda's highest mountain, roam Queen Elizabeth National Park (where lions climb trees) and take a boat cruise on Lake Edward.

How far will you go?

Whether you're a seasoned runner or a beginner, we have a race for you:
Full marathon (42 km)
Half marathon (21 km)
Family Fun Run (5 km)
Amos Wekesa (@wekesa_amos)
Our motherland is rich in so many ways and this event will cast a spotlight on the many wonders of the Kasese region. This is a great opportunity to explore Uganda!


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