The Africell 2023 Marathon, held on December 10, was a resounding success, attracting a large and diverse group of participants.

The event was graced by the presence of prominent figures, including British High Commissioner Lisa Chesney, Mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, Asmaa James, and Ellen Keister.

The marathon participants, ranging from seasoned athletes to enthusiastic first-timers, braved the challenging course through the streets of Freetown. The energy and enthusiasm were palpable, as runners cheered each other on and spectators lined the streets to witness the spectacle.

The marathon organizers, led by Africell, were praised for their meticulous planning and execution of the event. The course was well-marked, the support services were excellent, and the overall atmosphere was festive and supportive.

Various prizes were awarded to the winners of the different categories, including the overall winners, first-runner up, and second-runner up. The winners were beaming with pride as they received their accolades.

A majority of the participants expressed their gratitude to Africell for organizing the marathon and for providing a platform for them to showcase their sporting prowess and connect with fellow fitness enthusiasts. They also pledged their continued support for future editions of the marathon.

The Africell 2023 Marathon was a resounding success, showcasing the vibrant spirit of Freetown and the passion for running in Sierra Leone. The event not only promoted fitness and healthy living but also brought together people from all walks of life, fostering camaraderie and a sense of community.