About us

Our vision for Kanafar Half Marathon is to become an International event where professional athletes can compete in a healthy atmosphere and can discover the beauty of Kherbet Kanafar Hima which stretches from Litani River to the Mountains overlooking the Bekaa Valley.

Our mission is to create a sport event which brings professional athletes together to discover the beauty of our village and encourage the young generation to participate in sports events as such that would contribute to the well-being of humans and nature.


  • To protect our heritage, culture and nature
  • Raise funds to create the Oak Path on the village mountain
  • Run together with families and friends
  • Enjoy the beauty of West Bekaa specifically Kherbet Kanafar village
  • Run with professional Athletes and prepare for more events and competitions
  • Create awareness about the beauty of our village, villagers, cultural and natural spots