5th Nicosia Marathon – 18th October this year

The 5th Nicosia Marathon will be held on the 18th of October this year.

The marathon organised by the Nicosia Turkish Municipality will encompass three different categories of 4, 8 and 21km; all proceeds from the marathon will be used for a vehicle for the disabled.

A press conference was held earlier today by the local council with KKTCell Mobile phone operator, who is the main sponsor of the marathon. For more information, people are invited to contact the numbers of 0533 862 5185 and 0533 862 8159 or via Viber and What’s App.

Mayor Mehmet Harmanci noted that around 900 participants took part in the marathon last year; however they expect 1,500 people to partake in this year’s run.


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