Every day marine plastic pollution threatens the sustainability of our planet and if we continue to throw plastic into the ocean, by 2050 there will be more plastic in our waters than fish.
Adidas and Parle are on a mission to reduce the amount of plastic in our oceans by pledging to remove bottles and debris from the oceans by inspiring people to participate in a global movement.
The UAE Adidas Runners community is doing its bit to combat plastic pollution by being part of the initiative with the support of the Adidas Runners GCC captain Lee Ryan, who is taking the lead in encouraging people to be active towards the cause.
We have a motto with the Adidas Runners: ‘We start together, we finish together,’ Ryan said. “As captain, it’s up to me to inspire and motivate the community to show they deserve it, that travel matters, to share success and to lead by example with every step I take.” To lead along.”
Globally, major sports stars and celebrities have supported the movement like David Beckham and in 2019, 2.2 million runners from around the world took part in the Run for the Ocean. The initiative aims to clean 500,000 lbs. Plastic debris from the ocean.
Anyone of any age or ability can join the 2021 Run for the Ocean. 28 to the plastic of the sea. It’s a matter of running those kilometers to reduce fromth May 8th June; Every kilometer tracked will donate to the challenge.
To join, download the Adidas Running app, go to the Community tab and join the challenge. Adidas promises to reduce the amount of plastic bottles in the ocean by cleaning 10 plastic bottles (or equivalent weight) for every kilometer run.
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