The 2020 Lagos City Marathon, Ayodeji Tinubu Merit Award and Media Seminar which would herald the marathon will hold on Friday at the Sir Molade Okoya Thomas Indoor Sports Hall, Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos .
According to the race’s Head of Communications and Media, Olukayode Thomas, this year’s edition of the race was a landmark hence the decision to recognise some outstanding individuals and groups that had contributed to make the race the biggest one-day event in Africa.
While being grateful to everyone for the support gotten since the tournament started, Thomas, said the organisers had shortlisted nine people who had contibuted positively to the race as they would be acknowledged at the Lagos City Marathon Ayodeji Tinubu Merit Award on Friday.
Thomas added that there would be a seminar for journalists on Friday also at the Sir Molade Okoya Thomas Indoor Sports Hall where accreditation tags would be distributed and a session to intimate those in the media all that was expected from them on the day of the race
Over one hundred thousand runners will be taking part in themarathon billed for Saturday, February eigth, twenty twenty.