Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany, the Minister of Tourism Rania Al-Mashat, Minister of Youth and Sports Ashraf Sobhy and Mostafa Waziri, the secretary-general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities on Friday launched the Pyramids Marathon in an attempt to promote sports tourism.
The marathon took place at the world-famous Giza Plateau, with an estimated 4,000 competitors from 75 different countries.
The running event offers 42km, 21km and 10km distances.
Runners were very keen to capture selfies with El-Enany while running along the route.
The ministers awarded medals to the winners.
with the winner
with the winners