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OCA Executive Board Honorary Member Gen Souhail Khoury
Beirut ready for Asian Games Fun Run

23 Feb 2018
23 Feb 2018, Beirut, Lebanon: Lebanon NOC President. Mr Jean Hammam has announced that Lebanon is ready to host 2018 Jakarta - Palembang Asian Games Fun Run in its capital city Beirut.

“We are totally ready to host fun run to celebrate 2018 Jakarta - Palembang Asian Games on Sunday”, said Mr. Jean HAMMAM in a joint press conference with OCA held at Lebanon NOC headquarters. “The 3 km fun run will start 08:30 on Sunday morning, and we expect hundreds of general public will participate.”

On behalf of OCA President H.E. Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah, OCA Executive Board Honorary Member Gen Souhail Khoury has thanked Lebanon NOC for their effort to host the fun run and encourage grassroots public to join the fun run to celebrate Asian Games.

“Our 18th Asian Games will be taking place in Indonesia in August 2018 – but the fun starts here with you, our Asian Games Fun Runners!

“There is much more to the Asian Games than just gold, silver and bronze medals.

“There is friendship, team spirit and camaraderie – all qualities that are in evidence at our Asian Games Fun Runs around the continent”, Gen Souhail Khoury concluded.

Lebanon NOC Secretary General General Hassan Rustom, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Lebanon and 3 staffs from OCA headquarters also joined the press conference.

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