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Organisers also hope to attract media attention and secure rights to screen the run as they did last year on Super Sports. 1000 for individuals, 500-kids and 50,000 for corporate teams.We shall be bringing you updates and again capture moments as they happen on the day.
Competitor Group executive Adam Zocks and Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman referred to the Boston Marathon bombing in March, telling reporters that race officials are working closely with Las Vegas police to ensure the safety of race participants and spectators during the 26.2-mile race on Nov. It starts and finishes on Las Vegas Boulevard, within walking distance of more than a dozen large casino resorts.For the last four years, the Rock `n' Roll marathon has been held on the first weekend in December.Zocks said the date was moved to avoid a conflict with the heavily attended 10-day National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack arena in Las Vegas."We hope the new November date will give us a better chance for warmer weather and even more participants will enjoy running on the most famous street in the world at night," Zocks said in a statement.The marathon and 13.1-mile half-marathon will both start at p.m., instead of at staggered times.This year's Nairobi International marathon is on the 31st of October once again snaking its way into Nairobi City roads ( though the route has slight changes as the run takes runners into some major roads).As the launch was made, it was suggested that the sponsors and organisers look into inviting elite athletes by paying appearance fees.
That's a great way of raising the event's spotlight but a lot needs to be done to ensure the local populace and marathon-running citizens continue flocking the event.
Marking its 8th anniversary, the organisers have a huge task of raising the more than KShs. US$ 250,000) that usually goes the Seeing is Believing Initiative which seeks to eradicate and avoid blindness of children under the age of 9.
One of their biggest scoop has been Henry Wanyoike - Kenya's most famous blind athlete to date who even featured in their latest ad (as Standard Chartered marks its 100th year of business in Kenya).
The organisers have raised their target to 16,000 which is a task given last year's drop to just below 15,000 runners - as is usually the case, Kenyans and their last-minute habits of beating deadlines.
Brand Kenya and Kenya Tourism Board have also been challenged to sell the country as a sports tourism destination(check this from World Sport Destination Expo too) and hope to reap from the foreign visitors visiting the country.
Average figures from other major cities are usually in excess of 40-50,000 runners and even more peripheral ones in tow.