A press conference to herald the 2017 Lagos City Marathon will hold on Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, organisers have said.
According to Olukayode Thomas, the Head Communications and Media for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Friday’s press briefing will among other things, avail journalists of the opportunity to get close with the star athletes for Saturday’s race.
He also revealed that the accreditation tag to journalists will be distributed after Friday’s press parley.
“The press briefing is fixed for 10.am prompt at the America/Asia Hall of the Eko Hotel and Suites “he said.
“We are very grateful for the co-operation we have gotten from the media this year. The Access Bank Lagos City Marathon is growing to become one of the best in the world and we are happy with the contributions from all quarters” he added.
Over 50,000 athletes are expected to take part in the second edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon race which has a winning price tag of Fifty Thousand Dollars.