Race Day Information
Start and Finish Locations
Available Parking’s on Race day:
Races Start Time
Directions to the Parking Areas
42.195 Km and 21.1 Km participants coming from the South
42.195 Km and 21.1 Km participants coming from North
42.195 Km and 21.1 Km participants coming from Bekaa and Mount Lebanon
1Km, 5 Km and 8 Km participants coming from the South
1Km, 5 Km and 8 Km participants coming from North
Directions 1 Km, 5 Km and 8 Km Participants coming from Bekaa and Mount Lebanon
You can use Charles Helou, Beirut Souks or Biel as parking areas. You will then walk to your appointed assembly areas present at the Beirut WaterFront.
NB: Kindly follow these instructions. Be there before 6:00 AM
VIP and Media
Coming from South, North and Bekaa pass the same roads as the participants to reach BIEL; available parking is assigned for them at Beirut WaterFront
In Case of emergency
For those of you who may require access to the airport, there will be gates located along the course at main intersections for temporary car passage. Also note that the Salim Slem Road from Downtown towards the airport is open at all times on Race Day.
For those who are heading to a hospital, those same road gates will also open for emergency cases. In case you have any worries or concerns, our Operations Room is available from 6am on Race day to guide you for any directions needed on 70-898151
Baggage Handling Services
Runners can put their bags in baggage trucks located in each gathering area at the Start. These trucks will change their locations to the Post-Finish line on Martyr’s Square. All runners can pick up their bags from the trucks located after the finish line at martyr’s Square. Runners who do not pick up their bags on Race Day can check at the BMA office. After two weeks, all bags will be given to NGO’s.
Baggage Handling Terms & Conditions
The Organizer will not be responsible for any loss and/or damage, whether personal or otherwise, for belongings and items deposited at Baggage Truck. The Organizer also reserves the right to examine contents of any Event Day Bag deposited at the Baggage Truck.
Stations on the Course
To make your run safe, healthy, pleasant, and as smoothly as possible, the following stations are located all over the course:
Water Every 2.5km
Sponges, Gatorade, Fruits Every 7.5km
Elite drinks 9 km, 18 km, 27 km, 36 km
Cheering Along the Course
Red Cross Along the Course
Toilets On every relay station (5 km, 15 km, 20 km, 30 km, 35 km)
Marshals Along the Course
Timing System 5 KM, 10 KM, 15 KM, 20 KM, 21.1 KM, 30 KM, 35 KM, 4 U- Turns
Cyclist support and control along the course From the Start to the Finish