1st Tehran International Marathon

April 7th 2017

1st Marathon of Iran (Persepolis)

April 9th 2016

BUILDING BRIDGES BREAKING BARRIERS

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WE RUN IRAN!

Run for friendship

I run Iran marathonOrganizer 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!

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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 marathons. I have ran in all seven contents ! I cherish my TehRAN medal morethan any other ones.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

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A Persian run for friendship

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Run to inspire

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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

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