Feb 6, 2019, 6:47 PM
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1000 runners from all over world to compete in Kish Island

Tehran, Feb 6, IRNA – 1,000 runners from 30 countries are to compete in international competitions in Kish Island.

This tournament will be held at distances of 10, 21 and 42 kilometers, and in total around $36,000 will be awarded to the top 100 people. Conducting this competition can pave the way for hosting big competitions.

Concurrent with the competitions, the International Conference on Public Sport and the International Sports and Health Exhibition will be held with the participation of the Ministry of Sports and Youth, the Public Sports Federation, Sports Development and Equipment Company and Kish Free Zone Organization.

The fair will be held from February 25 before the 2022 Qatar World Cup due to the high potential of Iran in sports and related industries to take advantage of opportunities.

The countries of the Netherlands, Qatar, Germany, Scotland, France, Turkey, Russia, Belarus, China, Iraq and ECO member countries are taking part at the International Exhibition Center of Kish Island.

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