Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Damascus to Beirut Race 111 Km




The Beirut Marathon Association organized the “Damascus to Beirut…Run!” distance of 111 Km, including 17 water and fruit stations along the track, 2 days race Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 of March, 2010 (with KFC restaurants sponsorship).
The 111 km race star Saturday 27 March at 7:00 pm from Omaya Hotel in the Syrian Capital, Damascus, to the Martyrs Square (in downtown Beirut), where is the Finish point located for the participants.

Omar Abdellatif (Lebanese Army) and Zuheir Naji were the first finishers at 10:30 am
Hanna Bou Farhat 11:00 am
Jackson Grifith (Britain) 11:16 am
John Tiszevitch (Britain)11:16 am
Marck Dickinson (Scotland) 11:52
Mahmoud Edelbi 12:40
Zaher Eddine Zehouri (Syria) 12:45
Nabil El Halabi 13:00
Peter Dulvi (Britain) 14:10

Trophies and certificates were given to all the finishers, President of the Beirut Marathon Association Mrs. May El Khalil congratulated the runners for their accomplishment, and thanked Mr. Omar Youssef (KFC Marketing Manger) for supporting this event, Gatorade and RIM water as well as all media partners.