running in nature

First geo-park trail marathon (running in nature) was held in Qeshm Island Geopark in which 180 participants from different parts of Iran as well as three foreign runners from Spain, France and Afghanistan competed with one another


In this exciting sporting event, athletes started the race at 7 a.m. from Salakh village and after passing through Gombroon and Doarbani villages, geo-site of Valley of Statues and then climbing to the Roof of Qeshm, ran back to Salakh Village.
Iranian Olympic marathoner, Mohammad Jafar Moradi won this 28-kilomter marathon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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