ISLAMABAD – Round 35 worldwide runners from 24 nations have arrived in Pakistan to take part in Karakoram marathon problem.
On their arrival at Pakistan Air Pressure (PAF) Naltar, Air Vice Marshal Sarfraz Khan, Air Officer Commanding Northern Air Command welcomed the members, stated a press launch issuedhere on Tuesday.
The distinctive high-altitude marathon problem will happen at an altitude of 11,300 feetabove the sea-level on the Naltar Valley, Gilgit.
The occasion is organized by PAF in collaboration with worldwide marathon journey firm, Z. Adventures and Serena Resorts.
It’s a landmark occasion as worldwide runners fromvarious nations together with 70 armed forces workers together with 30 Pakistanirunners will probably be racing in full marathon (42.2km) in addition to half-marathoncategory of 21.1km.
It’s price mentioning that the youngest competitor is 10years previous, whereas the oldest is 80 years.
High worldwide runners from varied areas like Ziyad Rahim from Pakistan, Dr.
Jurgen Kuhlmeyfrom Germany, Janos and Edit Kiss from Hungary, John Lum Younger from Trinidad,Giuseppe Raguso from Italy, JC Santa Teresa from USA, Rene Olsen from Denmark,Dan Micola from Czech Republic, Zara Rahim and Mekaal Rahim from (Canada/Pakistan), Philippe Waroux from France and David Darton and Colin Lea from UK will even showcase their skills within the races that would supply a wonderful alternative to Pakistani athletes to be taught from their opponents and enhance their standing on this planet.
Aside from it, runners from Australia, Belgium, Egypt, Tunisia, Faroe Islands, Poland, Qatar, UAE, Argentina, Eire, Taiwan, China, Scotland and Netherlands will even characteristic within the occasion.