Beirut Marathon 2017
Quick facts about Beirut Marathon 2017
The Beirut Marathon Association was born out of one woman's dream, a runner herself, who dreamed of bringing the running culture to Lebanon. After surviving a near fatal accident while running, May El Khalil brought the dream to life. From her hospital bed she oversaw the emergence of the Association she had aspired to create. Armed with determination, unwavering resolve, and the help of her family, friends, and a dedicated team of supporters from Lebanon and abroad, May succeeded in establishing one of the most successful running events in the region, the Beirut Marathon.
On the morning of October 19th 2003, Lebanon witnessed a unique event in its history and hosted its first international Marathon.
42.2km Marathon and Wheelchairs
10km Fun Run and wheelchairs
2km Celebrety Race
5km Youth run
2km Run with parents