lunes, 18 de mayo de 2009

CISM FRIENDSHIP THROUGH SPORT DAY RUN 2009 CELEBRATED THE 61 ST ANNIVERSARY SINCE THE CISM FOUNDATION IN 1948

The Lesotho Armed forces celebrated the CISM DA y RUN 61 st Anniversary for one more time. It was celebrated with a relay competition of 22 kms between different Companies of the defence forces. Each Company participated with 22 people where each person ran 1 km. 15 Companies took part and there were 352 participants. Immediately after the competition, all the officers present including the Commander of the Lesotho Defence Forces also ran 1 km each followed by all soldiers present who had not taken part in the event.

CISM Day Run 2009: more than 5O countries, more than 300.000 participants

Pakistan celebrated the 61st CISM anniversary by holding a CISM DAY RUN at the Jinnah sports complex Islamabad with great enthusiasm. The day was made more participated by adding a mini marathon race with more than 500 athletes including women from all three branches of the armed forces participated.
French delegation to CISM organized CISM DAY RUN once again in aclimate of friendship through sport to commemorate the foundation of the organization. More than 15,000 participants took part in 11 sports events throughout the French territory.

The Chilean Armad Forces celebrated the 61st CISM anniversary by bringing people together in different military organizations around the country.
The event took place throughout the Chilean territory from the highland to the sauthern areas of the country. Like their comrades of the 5 continents, Chile's soldiers, numbering more than five thousand, also ran to promote CISM matto "Friendship thraugh Sport".

Spain celebrated its CISM DAY RUN in Rota Base (Cádiz). The sport was a Cross Country Run. About 400 participants attended the event. There were several authorities from the Army, Navy and Air Forces. It was a heavily rainy day as you can see in
the image.

Fuente: http://www.cism-milsport.org/eng/014_PUBLICATIONS/5_cism_dayrun_pdfs/dayrun-flyer.pdf