BUILDING BRIDGES BREAKING BARRIERS
Run for friendship
Organizer Iran Silk Road congratulates all participants for running this first Tehran International Marathon, half marathon and 10K!
442 runners from 45 countries showed that running goes beyond borders!
Female runners showed their strength on the streets OUTSIDE of the stadium! Many will follow in their footsteps!
Runners Quote 2017
"I was always dreaming to run a marathon in my birthplace and thank you for providing this opportunity for me. This was my 34th marathon. I have ran in all seven contents ! I cherish my TehRAN medal more than any other one." Amir (Iran/USA) 10-4-2016
Runners Quote 2016
"I want to extend once again my appreciation of all your efforts at organizing the 1st I run Iran. Very well done, and hope it will be the first of many !
Best Wishes, Scott" 11-4-2016
A Persian run for friendship
Run to inspire
Project I run Iran intends to inspire a young Iranian population to run for fun. Most sports in Iran are practiced indoor and street running can be a new leisure activity for many Iranians.
This event is part of a campaign to run for fun aimed at young iranians