Beirut Marathon: Second Annual Bankmed Youth Race
March 22, 2016
Today, Mrs. May El Khalil, founder and president of the Beirut Marathon Association gave a presentation to our grades 6, 7, 8 and 9 students regarding the second annual Bankmed Youth race that will be held on April 10, 2016 in Dbayeh. This year the Marathon slogan revolves around instilling faith in the youth and their abilities.
The race has been customized to cater for ages 7-17 with 4 different categories:
-2000m Race (7-13 yrs/competition)
-2000m Special Needs Race (7-17 yrs/ competition)
-5000m Race (14-17 yrs/ competition)
-Fun run 5km (under 17 yrs)
Students who would like to participate are kindly asked to fill in the attached form and send the amount of 5000 LL tomorrow, Wednesday March 23, 2016 to the floor supervisor. The participation fee will be donated to SKILD (Smart Kids with Individual Learning Differences) a nonprofit governmental organization.
Registration deadline is March 31, 2016.
Registration is also open online at beirutmarathon.org and will be open at the Beirut Marathon Association offices and all “Spinneys” branches. For more information please contact 70/544465 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can follow Beirut Marathon accounts on Facebook, Twitter, snapchat and Instagram.
More information regarding transportation from school on April 10, 2016 will be sent in due time.