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OCA plans four Asian Games Fun Runs in February

30 Jan 2018
Kuwait, January 30, 2018: The Olympic Council of Asia will resume the popular Asian Games Fun Run Series in February as the countdown continues to the 18th Asian Games in Indonesia this August. The OCA is organising fun runs throughout Asia in cooperation with the National Olympic Committees in the five zones of the continent.

Not only do the fun runs celebrate and publicise the upcoming Asian Games, they also promote and encourage a healthy lifestyle among the children, youth and adults taking part. Runners will receive an 18th Asian Games Fun Run t-shirt, while medals will be presented to the winners of the various categories by Olympic officials and other sports dignitaries in the respective countries and regions.

The next stops of the Asian Games Fun Run Series in February are: 

February 4: Dubai, UAE
February 8: Doha, Qatar
February 10: Male, Maldives
February 25: Beirut, Lebanon

The OCA is planning to organise around 30 Fun Runs in the build-up to the 18th Asian Games, which will take place in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia, from August 18 to September 2, 2018. There will be 10,000 athletes from 45 National Olympic Committees affiliated to the OCA competing in 40 sports and 462 events.

To follow the Fun Run Series, please see:   

Fun Run Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AsianGamesFunRun/
Twitter: #AGFunRun 
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