Maldives Half Marathon to Take Place in Hulhumale' on March 11, 2023 with Milind Soman as Ambassador for "Protect the Reef" Campaign

Hulhumale', Maldives - The Maldives Half Marathon is set to take place on March 11, 2023, in Hulhumale', with Milind Soman, renowned Indian actor and fitness enthusiast, as the official ambassador of the event. The half marathon aims to increase awareness and raise funds for the "Protect the Reef" campaign. This campaign seeks to preserve and conserve the natural beauty of the Maldives coral reef ecosystem.

The Maldives is known for its breathtaking coral reefs which provide habitats for diverse marine life and are a major draw for tourism. However, climate change, pollution and overfishing are posing significant threats to these delicate ecosystems. The "Protect the Reef" campaign aims to educate and raise awareness on the issue, and engage individuals, organizations and governments in the preservation of the coral reefs.

As part of the campaign, 5% of the race registration fees will go to Save The Beach Maldives and Maldives Whale Shark Research Program, two local non-profit organizations working to protect the Maldives marine ecosystem. The race organizers hope to raise a significant amount of money to support this worthy cause.

The Maldives Half Marathon will offer ten race categories including a Half Marathon, 5K Fun Run, Wheelchair Race and Inline Skating, with participants from around the world expected to take part. The race route will take runners through the stunning scenery of Hulhumale, showcasing the natural beauty of the Maldives' coastline. Participants will have the opportunity to make a difference in the world while enjoying a challenging and rewarding race experience.

Milind Soman, the official ambassador for the Maldives Half Marathon is known for his commitment to fitness and his passion for preserving the environment. He has been actively involved in various social causes and is excited to lend his support to the "Protect the Reef" campaign.

"I am honored to be the ambassador for the Maldives Half Marathon and the 'Protect the Reef' campaign," said Milind Soman. "This is an opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of preserving our coral reefs and to make a tangible impact by supporting local organizations working on the ground to protect the Maldives marine ecosystem. I encourage everyone to take part in this event and contribute to this worthy cause."

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The Maldives Half Marathon promises to be a fun, thrilling and meaningful event that will make a real positive impact. To register for the race and learn more about the "Protect the Reef" campaign, please visit the event website at


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Last updated Thu, 16 Feb 23 17:44:09 +0500
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