The annual road race dubbed the Brufut Marathon run is scheduled for Saturday, January 23, 2016, the organizers have confirmed.
Next year’s event will see the village host its 22nd edition in long distance run, an annual run that saw thousands partook over the years.
The event which has always been dominated by run related activities will this year take a different dimension.
The press release issued by the organizers to announce the date for the event, states that, a cultural festival has been lined up alongside the usual run events.
The BMA also announced that registration is now open and interested athletes can visit registration points such as, Brufut Lower Basic and other schools in Brufut, The Standard Newspaper, West Coast Radio, FMB Brikama, Star FM and in Bwiam, with Badara Sanneh.
Athletes who cannot reach out to these registration points can contact the Mr Ousman Sanneh on 7390769/6661671.
Editors Note: What remains unclear is the kilometers to cover and what categories. This will allow unprepared but interested athletes to commence their preparation against a set distance.