Safari Marathon in Arusha

The fifth edition of the Safari Marathon will be run in Arusha on 7th of September, 2014.

Past events attracted thousands of runners from Tanzania, the entire region, and further abroad for the various events staged on the day, such as 5- and 10-kilometer runs and the 21-kilometer half marathon.

The event is one of a growing number of sporting challenges across the East African region aimed to raise funds for athletics training and also as an increasingly important niche for sports tourism, attracting runners from Africa and overseas to compete.

Source: eTN