The 9th edition of the Women's Race will take place in Beirut on March 19th, 2023 under the message "Draw Your Path", a call to action for all women in Lebanon to keep moving forward, and to rise to the challenges of every day no matter how big or small.

The Women's Race was launched in 2013 with the goal to move and unite the women of the nation through running. Participants from all walks of life, all ages and all backgrounds take part in a race dedicated for them.

General Information

WOMEN’S RACE 2023  will take place at Beirut Waterfront on Sunday, March 19, 2023

Please make sure to fully read the Women’s Race 2023 “Rules and Regulations” and the “Covid-19 Terms and Conditions” of the race.

Event WOMEN’S RACE 2023
Race Day March 19, 2023
Venue Beirut Waterfront
Organized by Beirut Marathon Association
Registration Link
Registration Opens January 20, 2023
Registration Closes 10 March 2023 (or until capacity is reached)
capacity 10 KM Race (female): 1,500 Runner
10 KM Race (male): 800 runner
BIB PICK UP Venue Beirut Marathon Association Offices.
Beirut Digital District, Bachoura, Bldg 1288, 1st Floor.

Time: 09.00 AM till 04.00 PM
Date: 14 – 17 March 2023

Age Categories

Race Award Categories
10 KM Race (Female) 12 – 14 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
15 – 17 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
18 – 19 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
20 – 34 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
35 – 39 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
40 – 44 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
45 – 49 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
50 – 54 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
55 – 59 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
60+ Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
10 KM Race (Male) 12 – 14 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
15 – 17 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
18 – 19 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
20 – 34 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
35 – 39 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
40 – 44 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
45 – 49 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
50 – 54 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
55 – 59 Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
60+ Years (1st, 2nd, 3rd)

Race Information


● Registration Fee: 20 USD for the 10KM Race
● Registration is open between 20 January to 10 March 2023 or until capacity is reached
● Registration Fee to be paid online via a fresh debit or credit card or at any OMT Branch


● 10 KM Open for Women Only (12 Years and above) Start at 06.15 AM
● 10 KM Open for Men Only (12 Years and above) Start at 07.15 AM

We urge you to register the soonest as we have limited spots available.



● Runners can keep their bags in the dedicated baggage area located in the gathering area near the Start Line. All runners MUST pick up their bags from the Baggage area after the race is over.

● Please ensure to avoid keeping any valuable items in the baggage as the Beirut Marathon Association will not be held responsible for any lost baggage / personal items. Any bags left on Race Day will be donated to NGOs.


● Parking facing Lebanese Naval Army Base
● Beirut Souks Parking


● Do not remove the Tag from the BIB.
● Do not switch, fold or wrinkle your BIB.
● Do not switch your BIB Number with any other participant.
● Pin the BIB Number using the four secure pins found in the envelope.
● The BIB Number should be clearly visible on the front of the chest.
● The BIB should be shown clearly from Start to Finish to make sure you have an accurate timing and nice photos.


Distance in KM Station
Every 2.5 KM to 5 KM Water
From Start to Finish Lebanese Red Cross, Marshalls, Cyclists supporting & controlling the course
Along the Course Judges, Electronic Timing station

Beirut Marathon Association Security Plan

In all its races, the Beirut Marathon Association implements a number of strict measures to ensure maximum security on race day

Security Implements

• Operations Room (70 898 151)
• Information on the back of the BIB Number
• Surveillance Cameras on the course
• Full Course Parameter Closure

Personnel on the Ground

• Lebanese Army
• Internal Security Forces (Police)
• Red Cross
• Medical Team
• Volunteers
• BMA Workforce

Course Description

• Race starts from inside Beirut Waterfront / King Salman Bin Abdel Aziz Boulevard towards Corniche Beirut to reach AUB Greenfield.
• Make a U-Turn and come back on the opposite side of the road, go under the tunnel facing Four Seasons Hotel towards Karagulla Intersection.
• Turn right towards Bank Audi Intersection and left again towards Beirut Souks.
• When you reach Al Nahhar Building, turn right towards Al Amine Mosque.
• Turn left at Al Amine Mosque towards PAUL Restaurant.
• Keep going straight to reach the end of Gemmayze Street at Furn Ghattas.
• Turn left after St Anthony Greek Melkite Church to head towards Pasteur Street.
• Keep going straight & turn right at the end of Pasteur Street towards Kataeb HQ.
• Turn left again to head to Al Nahhar Building, passing by Beirut Souks.
• When you reach Bank Audi Intersection, turn right towards Karagulla Intersection and left again.
• Go straight and Turn right at Zeitounay Bay Entrance to reach the same Finish Line.