Lebanese Athletics Federation participation in the virtual event “Asics World Ekiden 2020”
The Lebanese Athletics Federation participated in the virtual event “Asics World Ekiden 2020”, 42.195 km virtual marathon, on Saturday, November 21 2020 at 6:30 am in Fouad Chehab Sports Stadium – Jounieh, in the presence of the General Secretary Mr. Wassim EL HAWLY, and the member Miss Kathia Rached, who was chosen by the Administrative Board of the LAF as the coordinator for this event, and the referees Zouheir Naji and Imad Jezini.
Six athletes participated in this event consecutively. The six athletes (3 Men and 3 Women) were selected based on the best result for a distance of 5 km in the last Federal meeting organized by the LAF on September 26, 2020 in Camille Chamoun Sports City – Beirut.
The order of the runners’ running with the distance achieved and the result of the Lebanese team is as follows:
1- Joan Makary, 5 km timing: 18 minutes 43 seconds
2- Jennifer Tomazou, 5 km, timing: 19 minutes 10 seconds
3- Tony Hanna, 10 km, timing: 33 minutes 31 seconds
4- Loaa Zaarour, 5 km at a time of 20 minutes and 3 seconds
5- Ahmad Ghalieh, 10 km, at a time of 33 minutes and 59 seconds
6- Omar Abou Hamad, 7.195 km at a time of 24 minutes and 1 second
Complete team time: 2:29: 29 Two hours twenty-nine minutes and twenty-nine seconds.