Project Description

In an effort to achieve expansion and contribute in promoting industrial culture, as well as follow the modern motivational activities that attract the attention of the largest number of participants through which the concept of industrial sector is enhanced and acknowledged especially among youth community, and since the concepts of health and sport have recently become a widespread phenomenon among societies, and one of the major enabling elements of sustainable development for its great role in empowering all members of society in achieving social integration, KIU was keen to organize a marathon with a different concept by merging industry and sports in Kuwait. The marathon was held in the industrial areas where different members of society participated, especially employees working in the industrial field.

Jusoor Marathon reflected the importance of sports in decreasing the pressure of work particularly for the those working in the lines of production, creating positivity and raising the efficiency of production and thus innovation.

A total number of 800 participants joined in the first and second marathons.