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The one and only CARNIVAL RUN on the Island will take place on Sunday 3rd March at 10.30am in Ghaxaq. Ghaxaq is well known for its traditional carnival and this race is the cherry on the cake for all Carnival and sports lovers.

The unique race is organized by Agones Sfc in collaboration with the Ghaxaq Local Council. There will be 3 events. A competitive 5km race, a 2.5km Fun Run/Walk and a 1km Kids Run. The run is unprecedented and we guarantee that the vibe and atmosphere is going to be amazing. We encourage all participants to wear a carnival-themed outfit although this is not obligatory.

The 5km race will be a competitive race, with prizes for the first 3 males and first 3 females as well as the first male and female placed in the respective age group categories. All participants will get a chunky, custom designed medal (only 200 available) as well as a t-shirt and other goodies. There will also be a special award for the most original outfit. To apply for the Carnival Run 5k please apply below. Part of the proceedings will go to The Inspire Foundation and The Malta Hospice Movement.

The 2.5km Fun Run/Walk and 1km Kids Run will be free of charge. Donations will be collected on the day and all proceedings from the Fun run/walk and Kids run will go towards The Inspire Foundation and The Malta Hospice Movement. Participants will receive a certificate of participation. One can apply online for the 2.5km Fun Run/ Walk by applying below or simply turn up on the day and take part. We do encourage people to apply beforehand.

Face painting, Music, Local Bands, Costumes, Entertainment, Prizes, you mention it and we have it all!

An event for everyone and for the whole family!

See you on the starting line!

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