The Village

The Marathon Village
The Marathon Village Place to enjoy

The Marathon Village, located at the Abdou Diouf International Conference Centre (CICAD) of Diamniadio, will be the heart of the Eiffage Dakar Tollway Marathon.

A special place to meet and discuss, it will welcome all the public : participants, attendants, spectators and exhibitors. It is also at the Village that the Starting Arch and Finishing Arch of the different races will be installed.

Numerous activities will create a friendly and open-to-all village : cultural activities led by the sculptor and Académie Française member, Ousmane Sow : demonstrations; ‘starter’ sessions for sports; and sporting mini-challenges; stands to raise awareness on sustainable development, meetings with local voluntary groups etc.

A ‘Kids Stadium’ whose focal point will be a mini-stadium set up in the heart of the village to offer children of 8-12 years of age the chance to discover the 3 basics of athletics whilst having fun : running, jumping, and throwing.

The following will be organized:

  • Competitive events to promote performance assessment.
  • Educational events to encourage discovery & the pleasure of imitating the champions.

Each child will receive a medal and diploma at the end of their participation. Registration will be obligatory to participate in these activities.

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