The Elite Running Club is organizing the third edition of the Naqoura race on Sunday, 15 March 2015. Naqoura is a small city in southern Lebanon. The United Nations Interim Forces inLebanon (UNIFIL) has been headquartered in Naqoura since 1978. It is a place known for the cleanest and most beautiful coast in Lebanon. The aim of the race is to create environmental awareness for this region.
Location and track: starting from the Princess Hotel facing UNIFIL headquarter in the Naqoura city near the Lebanese-Palestine border to Al Bayyadah and back to the starting point. It is a flat course on the coastal road of the city.
Transportation: Buses will leave Ain Al Mreisseh @ 6am
Registration: At World Runner Shop, Ain Al Mreisseh (Hard Rock Café Building), Tel: 03-351590
Registration deadline: Monday, 9 March for non-Lebanese and Wednesday 11 March for Lebanese
Bib pick up: Thursday and Friday, 12-13 March from 2pm till 7pm by World Runner Shop, Ain Al Mreisseh
Categories: Standard categories for races organized by ERC
• Trophies for overall winners, both genders
• Trophies for the winner in each category
• Medals for the second and third in each category
Breakfast and awards ceremony: 10:30am
Registration fees: 10$, UNIFIL, ISF and Lebanese Army free of charge
Accommodation: Reservations can be made through ERC for accommodation at the Princess Hotel, Naqoura