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A marathon is an event

A marathon is not about winning, it is about completing. A marathon is not about...

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A marathon is not about winning

A marathon is an event where everyone is equal and ordinary at the starting line...

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Don’t worry

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Postponement of the Lafarge Lusaka Marathon (LLM) 2021 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 07 September 2021 20:10

(Lusaka, 07 September 2021), The Lafarge Lusaka Marathon (LLM) Management would like to inform the general public that the Lafarge Lusaka Marathon 2021 has been postponed to a later date, to be announced.

The postponement was arrived at after careful review and guidance of health experts on the country's vaccination rate and the continued effect of the provisions of SI 21 & 22 of 2020 on Covid- 19.

At Lafarge Zambia, health and safety are our core values. As such, the safety of our nation, participants, and Partners is of paramount importance to us.

However, all the LLM participants are encouraged to continue training and keep fit in the new normal. We have hope and believe that this will pass and we will be able to cement our fitness.

For concerns and clarifications, all participants are requested to contact the project office at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 0211 250153 or 0966 330516

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we look forward to building lives together.

 
Cancellation of the Lafarge Lusaka Marathon (LLM) 2020 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 02 June 2020 11:31

 

For Immediate release

Cancellation of the Lafarge Lusaka Marathon (LLM) 2020

(Lusaka, June 2nd 2020), The Lafarge Lusaka Marathon (LLM) Management has reviewed the trend and guidance of health experts and the provisions of SI 21 & 22 of 2020 on Covid- 19, which is now a world pandemic and resolved to cancel the LLM 2020 which was schedule for September, 26th 2020, and focus on preparation for 2021.

At Lafarge Zambia, health and safety is our core value thus, the safety of our nation, participants and Partners is of paramount importance to us. That is why management reached at this difficult decision to cancel the 7th edition of the marathon this year.

This decision was made following the guidance of the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization on the status of Covid-19, which is expected to be with us for the foreseeable future, as we embrace social distancing and masking up coined as the “new normal”.

However, all the LLM participants are urged to continue training and keep fit in the new normal as we prepare for the 2021 edition. We have hope and believe that this will pass and we will be able to cement our fitness together next year.

All registered and paid up participants can either push their registration fee to next year or request a refund by contacting the project office at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 0211 250153 or 0966 330516 or 0977 330 516

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we look forward to building lives together on April 24, 2021.


Jimmy J Khan Elias Mpondela

Chief Executive Officer President

 

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The Lafarge Lusaka Marathon is an initiative of the Lafarge Zambia Plc in Partnership with the Zambia Amateur Athletic Association (ZAAA).

Events

1. 42.195KM Marathon Race

2. 21KM Half Marathon Race

3. 10KM Road Race

4. 5KM Health Walk

This Event is designed to promote Wellness and raise the Spirit and Values of a Marathon in the Country. The funds raised through participation will be distributed to various Charities that Lafarge Zambiua supports across the Country including Chilanga Mother of Mercy Hospice.This Event also provides an opportunity for families to walk or run with their children in the 5km race.

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