KENYA THE WINNING DESTINATION COMES TO ROME
Maratona di Roma is the most popular marathon in Italy, open to both professional and amateur runners. Kenyan runners have won their fair share of medals and set records at Maritona di Roma, planned to take place on March 22nd 2009.
Last years event saw more than 11,000 athletes take part with Kenya comfortably taking the first 5 position in the Men’s marathon category led by Jonathan Yego Kiptoo.
Kenya’s participation will be felt both on and off the marathon route in this year’s event. Kenya Tourist Board
and the Ministry of Tourism has a number of activities planned leading to the race day. The event Dubbed ‘Kenya the winning destination’ will show case the best of Kenya’s unique tourism products while celebrating the best athletes in the world.
Come see Kenya at the EUR Marathon Village in Rome from 19th to 21st March 2009 and get together with Kenya Tour Operators and Tourism officials who will assist you plan your next trip to Kenya. Kenyan Cultural Dancers will provide plenty of entertainment for the whole family.