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RUAHA MARATHON.

Each year the third week of May Ruaha Marathon event takes place in Iringa (Southern Highlands of Tanzania ) and attracts thousands Runners and observers from different nationalities to come and participate in this historical event, The race categories of the event are  Cross country 42Km(Full Marathon), 21Km(Half Marathon), 6Km Fun Run for Families and unprofessional runners and 3K for under sixteen years, and also will have 21Km and for Disables (Amputee) and 3k for (Cycles) Disables.

 

 

RUAHA MARATHON grand finale will be accompanied by entertainments from famous Tanzania Bongo Fleva Artists, traditional dancing, Tanzanian Live Bands and buying and selling of different tourist local cultural goods.There is NO ENTRANCE FEES to all spectators who will be coming to watch the event at the stadium. Don’t miss to come and enjoy the beauty of Ruaha marathon and get the experience of visiting tourist attractions found in Southern Highland of Tanzania such as Kitulo (Bustani ya Mungu) National park, Ruaha National Park With vast area of about 20226km2, the largest park in Tanzania and East Africa, located in Central Tanzania, 128km (80 miles) west of Iringa,Lake nyasa and Matema Village.

For more information contact: Mindset Empowerment(MINE),Plot 651B,Uhuru venue,Box 2420 Iringa. ruahamarathon@outlook.com +255 785 802008 /+255 713 802008  www.ruahamarathon.com

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