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  • 1 month ago
    Huu ni msimu wa kumi wa mbio hizo za Rock City Marathon ambazo zimekuwa na mwitikio mkubwa,na mwaka huu inataraji kuwa na washiriki zaidi ya elfu tatu ambapo zaidi ya shilingi Milioni 30 kushindaniwa. Mkuu wa wilaya ya Nyamagana Dr. Phillis Nyimbi ameongoza wadau wa michezo katika uzinduzi wa zoezi la uchukuaji fomu za kujiandikisha kushiriki mbio hizo za kimataifa ambazo kwa mwaka huu 2019… [Read more]
  • 7 months ago
    One of the largest lakes in Africa, Lake Victoria is renowned in some parts of the world due to the “Darwin’s Nightmare” documentary, which is based in Mwanza. If you’ve never heard about the documentary, chances are you know that Mwanza has a busy port. And if that’s also news, maybe you know that it’s the second largest city in Tanzania. Even so, it’s not necessarily a big tourist spot, yet… [Read more]
  • 1 year ago
    Mwanza: October 14, 2018: The 9th Edition of the Rock City Marathon will truly live up to its name after organisers revealed dozens of runners from across the world have already signed up to take part. The 42 km run is scheduled to flag off at the CCM Kirumba Stadium in Mwanza on October 28this year. According to the RCM Chairman, Mr Zenno Ngowi, best-ever numbers are coming from Ethiopia, Ghana… [Read more]
  • 1 year ago
    Mwanza, 9th October 2018 - Capital Plus International (CPI) the organizers of the Rock City Marathon (RCM) has announced a total of Tshs 30 million prize money purse to be awarded to the top finishers of this year's race that will be held on 18th October at the CCM Kirumba Stadium in Mwanza. Speaking in Mwanza today, RCM Chairperson, Mr Zenno Ngowi said  the winners of the full marathon… [Read more]
  • 1 year ago
    Nyamagana DC Ms Merry Tesha (Centre) cuts a ribbon to officiate the launch the annual Rock City Marathon 2018 season during a brief ceremony held at Rock City Mall, Mwanza region. Others include the Race Chairman Mr Zenno Ngowi (to her left), Incumbent Tanzania Olympic Committee (TOC) secretary general, Filbert Bayi, (in black suit). Mwanza, 24 Juni, 2018: The 9th edition of the Rock City… [Read more]
  • 1 year ago
    Kenyani athlete Maurice Masima has emerged has  emerged as champion of the men's category of the Rock City Marathon 2018, which took place in Mwanza  over the weekend. Masima clocked 2:19:14 to win the top honour in the 42 km race of the ninth edition of the event, followed by compatriot James Emuria, in the second spot with 2:19:58. Tanzania's athlete Emmanuel Giniki won the half marathon… [Read more]
  • 1 year ago
    KENYAN athlete, Abraham Too, won the Rock City Marathon held in Mwanza yesterday after recording two hours, 22 minutes and 45 seconds to finish the men’s 42km race. Too was followed by his compatriots Moris Motima, who clocked 02:23:19 to finish second, and George Okocha, who finished third after clocking 02:23:27. The race, which started and finished at the CCM Kirumba Stadium, witnessed… [Read more]
  • 3 years ago
    Dar es Salaam, 4th August 2016 – Friedkin Conservation Fund (FCF) and African Wildlife Trust (AWT) will sponsor the Rock City Marathon (RCM) for the next 3 years and use the event as a platform in its on-going campaign to create awareness about the dangers of illegal poaching of ivory and promotion of tourism through sports. Speaking in Dar es Salaam yesterday, FCF managing director Mr. Pratik… [Read more]
  • 3 years ago
    The Mwanza Regional Commissioner (RC), Mr. John Mongella became the first participant to register for participation in this year’s Rock City Marathon expected to take place on September 25th at the CCM Kirumba Stadium. Speaking during a brief launch ceremony held in Mwanza yesterday, Mongella who was accompanied by the President of Athletics Tanzania (AT) who is also the Simiyu RC Mr. Anthony… [Read more]
  • 3 years ago
    Dar es Salaam, 19th July 2016 – This year’s Rock City Marathon (RCM) will be officially launched on Tuesday next week in Dar es Salaam, the event’s coordinator Ms. Elizabeth Riziki has said. In a statement to the media yesterday, Ms. Elizabeth Riziki said organising logistics were almost complete, adding that the launch ceremony will be graced by the Minister for Information, Youth, Sports, and… [Read more]