A challenge for all athletes in Gozo – The Gozo Half Marathon
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On Sunday the 27th of April, the Gozo Amateur Athletic Association (GAAA) in collaboration with the Malta Amateur Athletic Association, the Xaghra Local council and the Ministry for Gozo is holding the 33rd edition of the Gozo Half Marathon. This annual event is a challenge for all athletes especially for all Gozitan footballers, athletes and referees.
The half marathon (13.1 miles) starts at 9.45am and leaves from Xaghra towards Marsalforn, Victoria, Sannat, Xewkija, Gh’sielem, Qala, Nadur and finally back to Xaghra.
The 8 mile race also starts at 9.45am from Xaghra towards Marsalforn, Victoria, Sannat, Xewkija and back to Xaghra.
A 2 Km and a 4 Km race is to be held for the young athletes in the limits of Xaghra and a fun Run for all comers. These additional races start at 9.00 am.
Medals and trophies are to be distributed to all those who complete the races, including the Fun Run.
Moreover, 95 trophies are to be distributed for many categories including the first 3 Gozitans in each race, that is the 13.1 mile race, the 8 mile race, the 4 Km race and the 2 Km race.
For more information please call 21563737 (Xaghra local council), 99862096 (Organiser), 79592951(Secretary Organiser) or 21557214 (Youth Centre).