IAU Virtual Global Solidarity Weekend 20th – 21st March 2021.
The International Association of Ultrarunners (“IAU”) has invited Lebanon to compete in the virtual IAU 6 Hour Global Solidarity Run that will be held over the weekend of 20 – 21 March 2021.Each athlete must run at any time in one continuous six-hour block over the weekend of 20 – 21 March 2021. Athletes can run indoors or outdoors but would need to record their performances on one of the many sports platforms like Strava or Garmin. Results would then be verified by Lebanese athletics federation before being submitted to the IAU. Each National Federation can nominate up to 9 male and 9 female athletes to take part in this virtual race. Those athletes will be chosen according to their performance from the last 6h virtual race that was held on 29-30 August 2020 by IAU. If the number of participants exceeds 9, the Lebanese Federation will allow them to participate; however their performance will be recorded locally, and will not be sent to the International Federation.For the clubs who are interested to participate, Please send the names of the participants with their date of birth and phone number before Saturday 20 February 2021 to the federation at this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org