Gaillardia Island – Penghu Cross-sea Marathon 2017
|Start Date||November 19, 2017|
|End Date||November 19, 2017|
|Venue||Xiyu Western Fort Visitor Center, Penghu (西嶼西台遊客中心|
|Address||881, Taiwan, Penghu County, Xiyu Township|
|Distance Type||21km 42.195km 5km|
Head to the 2nd largest island of Penghu: Siyu (西嶼) as the start line location for island hopping, the point-to-point course pass through Penghu Trans-Oceanic Bridge, Baisha (白沙) (the 3rd largest island of Penghu), Jhongtun (中屯) (the 11th largest island of Penghu) and end up on the main island – Penghu. Penghu National Scenic Area Administration of Taiwan Tourism Bureau, MOTC, grandly invite runners all over the world to experience the island-hopping on their own foot.
Not only nominated by Lonely Planet as ten of “the world’s best secret islands”, Penghu also elected as the member of "the Most Beautiful Bays in the World, MBBW". Furthermore, the 2018 annual MBBW meeting will be held in Penghu for the first time. Let’s warm up for this international event on Penghu bay by set foot on this scenic marathon on Gaillardia Island!