The 4th annual Las Terrenas 5K-10K will be held on Sunday, March 3rd, 2013. Starting from Punta Popy and finishing at Las Terrenas-El Limon road, on a circuit certified by the International Associations of Marathons and Distance Races.
Managing Director of Cap El Limon Samana, the main sponsors, said, “We believe this event is of paramount importance for establishing the El Limon and Las Terrenas areas as preferred sport-tourism destination, and we at Cap El Limon Samana would like to contribute to and support this path for developing a cycle of such activities in the El Limon-Las Terrenas area and in Samana in general.”
“This year we want to attain a higher number of participants, to reach our goal of establishing El Limon and Las Terrenas as a preferred sport-tourism destination. What really motivates us is to be able to provide the youth and children of El Limon and Las Terrenas, and the country in general, the opportunity and the joy of participating in this type of event. This year we are also adding the 5K circuit for wheel-chair athletes and culminating the event with a wheel-chair basket ball game at the sports center in Las Terrenas,” says Mrs. Alma Arellano, Project Manager of Las Terrenas Marathon, the group responsible for organizing the race.