Tripoli's Half Marathon has set off in its third version on Saturday morning with the participation of more than 570 elite and amateur runners of different ages.

The event was sponsored by Libyana Mobile Company, in addition to a number of public and private institutions.

The (21) km marathon inaugurated in front of the equestrian field in Abu Sitta, in the presence of the Mayors of Central Tripoli, Suoq al Jumm'aa, and Abu Salim.

The runners moved off the equestrian field of Abu Sitta heading to Maitiga roundabout and then back, bypassing the seaport of Tripoli and Abu Laila Tower on their return to the starting point.