Date: 6 - 7 April, 2019


Location: River Vardar, Skopje

As part of the NATO week, the NATO Run is going to take place in Skopje for the first time. It will be opened for participation for all interested citizens.

More than 270 competitors will run on the 3 km and 5 km tracks. The fastest three participants will be awarded with the opportunity to run on the international annual NATO marathon in Budapest, Hungary. Along with the citizens, the Minister of Defense, Ms. Radmila Sekerinska, the Chief of Staff of the Army, General Vasko Gjurchinovski, the euro ambassador Samuel Zhbogar, and the Chief of the NATO Liaison Office in Skopje, General Jankovic, and members of the army and the Ministry of Defense, are going to join this race.

The NATO Run has been organized by the Euro – Atlantic Council of North Macedonia, the Ministry of Defense, the Army, the Athletic Federation, the Agency for Youth and Sport, and Atlantic Treaty Association. The RUN has been supported by NATO’s Public Diplomacy Division, the City of Skopje, Military Police, Smart Race Club Skopje, Athletic Clubs from Veles, Kumanovo and other cities, ambulance – first aid (several vehicles), Red Cross, Volunteers, several private companies and many organizations.