The marathon supports the Palestinian cause and the Gaza Strip. It brought together approximately 10,000 participants of different ages as it aims to collect donations to help the people of the Gaza Strip, the statement added.
This came on the sidelines of the opening of the 70th Eastern Mediterranean session of the World Health Organization global conference, which will be jeld this afternoon at the organization’s headquarters in Cairo.
This comes ahead, and amid preparations for Egypt's hosting of the Climate Change Conference ( Cop27), which is scheduled to be held in Sharm El-Sheikh next November.
Under the slogan “We will be the butterflies of this spring”, the activities coincide with the World Obesity Day launched by the World Health Organization on March 4.
The Ministry of Health and Population announced the launch of a cycling marathon this Friday morning as part of spreading awareness on mental health concepts among adolescents, coinciding with the start of the year of adolescent mental 2021/2022.
Egypt’s International Marathon kicks off in Temple of Hatshepsut in Deir El-Bahari.
The festival concluded with a music concert, a revue, and a parade; and shields and medals were awarded to the winners.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi expressed his happiness after participating in a peace marathon attended by youths from different countries.
Kenyan athlete Eliud Kipchoge made history on Saturday when he completed the marathon competition in Vienna in less than two hours.
Ethiopian athletes Gelete Burka (women’s race) and Abrha Milaw (men’s race) won the 43rd edition of the Paris Marathon on Sunday.
Mountain View collaborated with Cairo Runners inviting everyone to run with them on Friday morning in downtown Cairo.
Around 600 female students participated in a marathon in Hurghada on the International Women's Day," Red Sea Governor Ahmed Abdullah said Wednesday.
Jordanian Mohamed Fayez, Japanese Yamazaki, and Dutch Van Duren Gordon garnered the first three ranks.
With the participation of 200 runners from 38 countries, the International Egyptian Marathon continues in its 26th edition.
Famed actors Ahmed el-Sakka and Mostafa Shaaban will star in the film “Taranim Iblis” (Satan’s Rituals) in 2019. The film is written by Mohamed Sayed Basher and directed by Nader Galal.
Cairo Festival City Mall, together with Cairo Runners, is bringing to Cairo its biggest marathon.
About 800 runners from Egypt along with 40 others representing 22 countries are taking part in the running event.
Participants in Beirut's annual marathon usually run to support medical research or human rights.
Five days after the worst attack on New York since September 11, 2001, the city stages a show of defiance Sunday.
The Arab League (AL) organized a marathon "House of Arabs" (Beit el Arab) under the rubric " An Arab against Smoking" that kicked off on Saturday.