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Accra Milo Marathon Takes Off Sept. 21

The 29th edition of the Accra Milo Marathon is slated for September 21 under the theme: “Every Champion Starts by Taking a Giant Step”.

The annual mass sport event is expected to attract over 10,000 runners who will battle for the GHȼ15, 000.00 cash prize and products on the day.

The adult category will cover a distance of 42. 2km while the 5km non- competitive fun race will be used to encourage family work out for physical health.

The mass race will start at the Nungua Police Station barrier through the principal streets of Accra, whilst the Fun race commences at the Salvation Army at Korle Gonno to the Dansoman Keep fit Club.

According to Nestle Ghana’s head of Human Resource, Antoinette Arkoh, her outfit’s commitment in developing sports in Ghana has unearthed many talents both in athletics, football and this gesture will continue as Milo stays as the leading beverage.

As part of the organisation, Milo has pledged to donate about 4,000 pairs of shoes to be distributed in collaboration with the Ghana Education Service.

Registration for the event starts on Friday August 19 to Monday, September 19.

Source: radioxyzonline.com

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