Azerbaijn, Baku / corr. Trend Z.Safarov / The National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Azerbaijan is preparing to hold a Running Day, which is planned to be held in the National park on the 23rd of June.
NOC reported that some 2.000 amateurs will take part and they will be given specific T-shirts, as well as certifications signed by Jak Rog, the head of the International Olympic Committee (MOC).
The motto of the competition is 'Participation is more important than victory'. Amateurs can test their strength in several distances in sprinting and in stayer running.
The Running Day is celebrated in many countries on the 23rd of June, on the day of the MOC foundation.