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About Mwea Classic Marathon


wea Classic Marathon will be held at the Wanguru Stadium on 21st July 2018. The Marathon uses "Smell the rice", as its tag line and plays host to Olympic stars such as Douglas Wakihuri among others. The registration of the event is 1000 for adults and 200 for students and usually closes a day before the main event. The Mwea Marathon courses range from the Half Marathon (21 Kms) and the 10 kms Individual open... to the 5 kms Family run.

The challenges that face youth in the world today are drug abuse and alcoholism and in the long run, they become a problem to the entire society. In this regard, the patron of the Mwea classic marathon made it an annual event to give youths from various locations an opportunity to participate in the event.

Why the Mwea Classic Marathon??

The main objective of the event is to empower the youth to enable them make their rightful share of contribution to the society.

For an African youth, all days are the same and without motivation he wonders what his mission in life is. To make a difference, the Mwea classic marathon was inaugurated on 12th September, 2009 at Mwea Boys secondary school. There is hope for the world and the young are part of it. Last year the event attracted over 1800 runners for 10km and 21km respectively.

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