ABOUT AL MOUJ MUSCAT MARATHON
The 2018 edition of Al Mouj Muscat Marathon will be a two-day festival in Oman’s vibrant capital. The opening day, Thursday 18 January will be dedicated to a Kids’ Run, and the second, 19 January, will host the established Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 10km Race and the 5K Charity Fun Run.
Organised by Muscat Road Runners in 2012 with 135 competitors, Muscat Marathon has quickly grown to become one of the star events in Oman’s sporting calendar. In 2017, the event became known as the Al Mouj Muscat Marathon with Al Mouj Muscat, Oman’s premier lifestyle destination, and Oman Sail joining forces as sponsor and organiser. A record breaking 1,290 runners from 76 nationalities set off from the race village on the full marathon, half marathon and 10kms courses with superb conditions attracting massive crowds and contributing to a stream of personal bests.
To find out more, please click here: https://muscatmarathon.om
ABOUT OMAN SAIL
Oman Sail is a pioneering national initiative established in 2008 that is using the sport of sailing in a novel and ambitious way to rekindle the Sultanate of Oman’s maritime heritage, to foster Oman’s socio-economic development and to promote the country as a high-end and adventure tourism destination.
The scale, vision and early success of this unique programme, which aims to instil confidence and teach valuable transferable life skills to a generation of young Omanis, is without precedent.
Oman Sail is proving a catalyst in the growth and development of Oman while playing a key role in raising the country’s regional and international profile.
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