One of Peru´s leading craft breweries is Sierra Andina, a brewery located in Huaraz, a city in northern Peru. Sierra Andina will host the 1st annual Santa Cruz Trail marathon at the beginning of September.
The marathon will take place on September 3rd. The trail will run along the Cordillera Blanca and Huascaran National Park.
Although registered as a marathon (26.219 miles), the route will end up being a total of 27 miles. Runners from all across Peru and even other countries will dare to take this challenge for the first time.
The Santa Cruz Trail marathon is the route that hikers normally do in a 4 day trek, now converted into a 1 day race.
The event is sponsored by Columbia, the sports brand, and is put on by Sierra Andina craft brewery.