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Turnout Overwhelming: Narayan

Turnout Overwhelming: Narayan
Director Retail/Marketing of Carpenters Fiji Limited Kunaseelan Sabaratnam (sitting), with Morris Hedstrom team during the Island Chill Suva Marathon event on July 22, 2017. Photo: Maraia Vula
July 23
11:25 2017

 

Over 1,200 runners from various corporate houses and marathon clubs participated in the 2017 Island Chill Suva Marathon at Albert Park in Suva yesterday.

Suva Marathon Club president Sandeep Narayan sazid the event was a success.

“The turnout has been really good and the weather was favourable as well,” Narayan said.

“We’re grateful to have a lot of volunteers at the event and the response from the crowd has been very impressive and overwhelming this year.

“Over 1,200 runners including international competitors took part.

“Our aim was to get people together and practice healthy lifestyle which actually contributes to reducing Non Communicable Diseases (NCD).

Edited by Osea Bola

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