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ECOWAS Abuja Marathon Offers Lucrative Prizes, Sparks Surge in Registrations

Boom RadioNG | November 23, 2023

Excitement is building as thousands of eager participants sign up for the highly anticipated ECOWAS Abuja International Marathon, drawn by the substantial prize pool awaiting the winners.

Scheduled for December 16, 2023, the marathon features two categories: the half marathon and the 5km road race, each offering impressive cash prizes.

Half Marathon Prizes:

  • 1st Place: $10,000
  • 2nd Place: $5,000
  • 3rd Place: $4,000
  • 4th Place: $3,500
  • 5th Place: $3,000
  • 6th Place: $2,500
  • 7th Place: $2,000
  • 8th Place: $1,500
  • 9th Place: $1,200
  • 10th Place: $1,000

5km Family and Fun Race Prizes:

  • Winner: $750
  • 2nd Place: $500
  • 3rd Place: $400
  • 5th Place: $200


ECOWAS Abuja Marathon Offers Lucrative Prizes, Sparks Surge in Registrations

Race Director Gabriel Okon of Nigeria’s Y & T Sports Management Limited expressed his satisfaction with the overwhelming response from Nigerian and ECOWAS runners, emphasizing their confidence in winning and their enthusiasm for the enticing prize money.

“Registrations for the 2023 ECOWAS Abuja International Marathon have exceeded expectations. Runners are not only confident about their chances but also excited about the substantial rewards.”

Okon, a seasoned marathon expert, assured participants of safety measures, collaborating with government agencies to secure the route and working closely with security forces to ensure a secure environment.

In addition to the thrilling race, attendees and supporters can look forward to a top-notch entertainment experience at the finish point, promising an unforgettable celebration.


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