MARATHON FOR “RUN OF HOPE”

MARATHON FOR “RUN OF HOPE”

MARATHON FOR “RUN OF HOPE” IN KLAIPEDA, LITHUANIA
"European athletics association" 3  
(Including half marathon, 10 km and shorter tracks)

On the 20 th of MAY in 2018

 "City of Hope" is the first cluster of social, cultural, health services, spiritual services, science and innovation, created in Lithuania and Eastern Europe. The mission is to help to reduce the social exclusion of people who fall into vulnerable social groups, to return them to active life, to promote Klaipėda and to entire social and economic development of Lithuania. About 63,000 people has visited the "City of Hope" in real and virtual during the last year, not only residents from Klaipėda, but also from all over Lithuania and foreign countries, who actively participate in its activities.

  The author of “Run of Hope" idea is brother Benediktas Jurcys, he dedicated his life and council to those who are losing hope - oncologic patients and their relatives, the disabled people and children with special needs. "My civic initiative was born in my heart to create a culture of solidarity and hope." (Initiator of “Run of Hope" Brother Benediktas Jurcys, OFM).

Klaipėda became European Sports Capital this year! We invite everyone to join - runners and professionals who will be able to reach records. The track is accurately measured by the national category track recorder, time will be recorded with electronics, participants can register for the event via the Internet. “Run of Hope” is on the International European runner’s calendar. "Run of Hope" will start and finish in the central square of the Atgimimo Square in Klaipėda. This event delights the people from Klaipeda and the guests also.

The traditional "Run of Hope" will be the eleventh, including the professional marathon running on the highway, which was awarded by the European Athletics Association with 3 * !!!

 

MARATHON FOR RUN OF HOPE IN KLAIPEDA, LITHUANIA

ON THE 20TH OF MAY IN 2018

START AND FINISH – ATGIMIMO SQUARE, KLAIPEDA

TRACKS OF HOPE:

9 a.m. - 42,195 km - MARATHON FOR PROFESSIONALS.

9 a.m. - 21,098 km - HALF MARATHON FOR PROFESSIONALS.

11 a.m. - 0.4 km – for children.

1 p.m. - 0.75 km - for seniors and people with special needs.

2 p.m. - 10 km – for enduring runners.

3 p.m. - 5.4 km - for young people.

4 p.m. - 2.9 km - the most popular track for everyone.

Pre-registration online: www.viltiesbegimas.lt You can register and take the participant's package on the 17-19th of May, at the Atgimimo Square, Klaipeda.

For all information, see www.viliesbegimas.lt

Opportunity to stay at the Franciscan Guest House at Savanoriu Street 4, Klaipėda.

Room reservation - info@viltiesmiestas.lt, mob.number +37060799088.

Today we can bravely say that our activities testify the maturity of society, solidarity of the community, release and raise man over consumption, engage in the creation of values of human life, invites you to join and participate actively.

Hug the Wings of Hope !!! Let's Run With Hope !!!

 

Sincerely,

Br.Father Benediktas Sigitas Jurčys OFM, Flag’s “the City of Hope” carrier

St.Franciscan Assyrian Monastery Senior, Klaipeda

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