We were surprised to learn that Danzhou in western Hainan will be hosting an international marathon. The planned date is 18 Dec 2010. Danzhou is certainly not a very international place, so it will be fun to see how the competitors from around the world get on.

Story on Hainan Government website:

http://en.hainan.gov.cn/englishgov/LifeCulture/201008/t20100811_61599.html