7 Continents & Grand Slam
The Volcano Marathon is recognised as an official 42.195km, or 26.2-mile marathon on the South American continent. It is a full mamber of the Association of International Marathons & Distance Races (AIMS)
The 7 Continents Marathon Club is comprised of runners who have completed a distance of a marathon (26.2 miles) or longer on each of the Seven Continents, including the Antarctic Ice Marathon or World Marathon Challenge Antarctic leg.
The Marathon Grand Slam Club (TM) is comprised of runners who have completed a marathon on each of the Seven Continents AND on the Arctic Ocean in the North Pole Marathon.
New members of both clubs receive a 7 Continents Marathon Club and / or Marathon Grand Slam Club medal. To be eligible for membership, you must have completed a recognised marathon or ultramarathon on each of the continents and be able to authenticate your claim for membership.