The 2020 edition of Lagos Women Run is taking a new dimension due to the global pandemic and advent of the noble corona virus, in other to adhere to provided guidelines by the Lagos State Government, measures have been put in place to ensure a hitch free and successful event this year.
In this regard, there will be two major running categories for this years Lagos Women Run these are; Virtual Run and Real Run
The Virtual run event of Lagos Women Run is the first of its kind in Nigeria and serves as the pilot run for this years event
What is Virtual Run?
A Virtual Run is a race you can run at any location, at your pace, outside or on a treadmill, alone or with a group of friends.
Lagos Women Virtual Run 2020 can be run from any location within Lagos and Outside the state.
Registration for the virtual run will commence from the 14th of September 2020
As usual, participants are entitled to their Running vest, Running Number and Certificates all for Free. However participants will be mandated to pay delivery cost if they want their running items delivered to their doorsteps also running memorabilia like waist bags , medals and swag bags will attract an extra charge if you want it to accompany your free items .
The excitement of the virtual run is not limited to individuals as you can plan and run as a group or a team, organizers are going to have banners , billboard and posters all over the state for picture taking and capturing moment of the event by participants.
The real run for Lagos Women Run will comprise of both the Open and the Veteran Runners but with a controlled number of participants for the event , this will be the physical run which will follow a designated route that will be advised shortly .
Entries for the real run will be controlled and registration will open for a shorter period of time than the virtual run, participants will follow the same registration procedure as the previous Lagos Women Run and wait for advise from organizers
Provision of medical centre for the run and ambulances are provided
There will be water stations positioned at every 2 km of the run to supply participants water as they run
Adequate security will be provided for all routes of the run participants are rest assured of their safety during the run
Volunteers are welcomed to participate at the event adequate provision will be made for volunteers before and during the run