Ramallah – Dunya Al Watan
The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Jordanian Marathon Association, Prince Firas bin Raad, called, on Monday, for widespread participation in the virtual marathon, “We Run for Palestine,” stressing “the importance of participation from all segments of society in support of the steadfastness of the people in Palestine and in solidarity with them.”Prince Firas bin Raad said, in press statements, that the virtual marathon, which will take place on the thirtieth of July, will come through the virtual (I run for Jordan) application.
He added, that the possibility of participating in this sporting event is available from anywhere in the world, and its organization comes from the association’s goals to encourage the sport of running and motivate all segments of society to practice it, stressing that it “carries moral and material goals that embody the meanings of solidarity with the brothers in Palestine after the events in the Gaza Strip.” The Revelation of Sheikh Jarrah in Jerusalem.
He explained that “the proceeds of the marathon will be fully allocated to help families in Palestine”, in cooperation with the Jordanian Hashemite Charity Organization, as it includes distances (1 km, 5 km), and the participant can choose the appropriate course and time until 11 pm
It is noteworthy that the Jordan Marathon Association’s application, (Run for Jordan), is available for use in Jordan and all over the world, and is available on the Apple and Google stores for IOS and Android devices, in both Arabic and English, with a feature that helps people with daily running training for free.