17 November Sunday

RUNTOFD Morning Run: “Wake Up and Run!”

The second stage of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality’s RunTOFD races will be held in the Belgrade Forest on the morning of Sunday, November 17 with the tagline “Wake Up and Run!”

Organized jointly by the IMM and TOFD (Turkish Spinal Cord Injury Association), the RunTOFD races are capturing the attention of Istanbulites. Following the Night Run in Caddesbostan on October 13, the second stage of the series will feature a Morning Run in the Belgrade Forest on Sunday 17 November with the tagline “Wake Up and Run!”. The race will start at 10:30 AM.

The IMM RunTOFD Series was launched with the aim of stimulating the sense of social responsibility in sports fans, and to enable amateur athletes to further their sports activities. The series has so far made a significant contribution to the city’s sports culture.

A total of 667 athletes have registered for the IMM RunTOFD Morning Run. The race plays an important role in bringing communities together and creating meaningful social and cultural impact, giving the participants a chance to spend an unforgettable day with the events organized before and after the competition. The registered participants come from 13 different cities in Turkey and 37 districts in Istanbul, as well as France, Czechia, Germany, Syria and Morocco.

The Morning Run will be held on two different tracks (6 km and 12 km), and feature two separate races over different distances.

A total of 370 athletes have registered for the races in the women's and men's categories.

Belgrade Forest Morning Run Program

07: 30 a.m.-08: 45 a.m. - Hacı Osman Metro Ring Service (07: 30 a.m./07: 45 a.m./08: 00 a.m./08: 15 a.m./08: 30 a.m./08: 45 a.m.)

08: 00 a.m.-10: 00 a.m. - Race Kit Distribution

08: 30 a.m.-10: 00 a.m. - Sports Events and Sports Talks

10:15 a.m. - Warm-up with Mr. Akın Saatçi

10:30 a.m. - Start

11:30 a.m. - 6K Award Ceremony

12:10 p.m. - 12K Award Ceremony

12: 30 p.m.-13: 00 p.m. - Hacı Osman Metro Ring Service

For further information: www.runtofd.istanbul

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