Gozo weekend with the Teamsport Half Marathon & fireworks displays
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The Gozo Half Marathon Organising Committee has announced the 41st edition of the Teamsport Gozo Half Marathon, which is being held on Sunday, the 24th of April.
During the same weekend, and on the eve of the event (Saturday, the 23rd of April), there will be firework displays taking place in Xaghra, as part of the 15th edition of the Malta International Fireworks Festival.
This special evening, a first for Gozo, will give prospective participants in the marathon an opportunity to enjoy a spectacular night, filled with colourful light and music.
The organisers of the Gozo Half Marathon, said that it is, "by far the largest and longest standing athletic event in Gozo, attracting hundreds of local and foreign athletes."
Prospective participants can participate in the half marathon 13.1 mile (21.1 km) race or in the 8 mile (12.9 km) race. Children aged between 9 and 15 years can also take part in the 1.2 mile (2 km) or 2.5 mile (4 km) race, depending on their ages.
A 1.2 mile (2 km) fun run is open to all ages, making it possible for the whole family to participate and enjoy the day.
For all those interested in taking part in the Gozo Half Marathon, please click here to complete an application.