Maraton CAF, Caracas
Although a newcomer to the marathon game when compared to its Latin American brethren, CAF Maraton in Caracas, Venezuela is no less important and has become a qualifier for the Olympics. Since it began in 2001, the CAF Marathon – Caracas has seen its numbers grow. The race offers two categories a 21K and a 42K. Both routes were certified by the International Association of Athletics Federations, and the event is the yearly National Marathon Championship of Venezuela.