Lexon Investment 6th Unified Marathon 27th Feb 2022
The Lexon Investment Sixth Unified Marathon will be held on Sunday, February 27, 2022, in Shar-e-Quaid under Special Olympics Pakistan (SOP) in collaboration with McDonald’s.
The marathon, which has become a tradition in Shar-e-Quaid, will start from DHA Phase 8 at 07:00 am, followed by a prize-giving ceremony at the same place at 11:00 pm.
Thousands of civic men, women, children, the elderly, artists, athletes, and personalities from other walks of life, representatives of organizations, dignitaries, and foreign diplomats will also be present on the occasion.
The purpose of holding Maraton is to express solidarity with special people and make them realize that they are also an important part of society. The marathon will feature competitions in 4 different events, including a 10km half mine, 5km, 1km unified race, and a 1km walk.
Special people who are deaf and hard of hearing and suffer from various physical and mental problems will be a special part of the marathon. Medals will be awarded to the successful participants at the end.
According to Special Olympics Pakistan Chairperson Ronak Lakhani, arrangements for the marathon have been finalized and special security arrangements have been made for the participants in collaboration with the Sindh government and other agencies.
The use of masks and compliance with the SOPs of Covid 19 has been made mandatory for the participants in Marathon, while a large number of volunteers will be present along the route to guide the participants.