Olomouc, Czech Republic will host their 8th annual half marathon Saturday, June 24th. Two Owensboro citizens will be part of the 6,000 runners during the 13.1 mile race through the ancient capital of Moravia. Robin and Jammia Joska will be representing Owensboro Sister Cities as part of an exchange with Olomouc. The Joska’s two children, Maya and Merrick will also be participating in the family run.
Owensboro and Olomouc became official sister cities in 1994 and have a very active relationship and partnership with multiple exchanges every year. Robin Joska serves as a member of the Owensboro Sister Cities and Regions Board of Directors.
For information about Owensboro Sister Cities and Regions and how to get involved, visit us at www.owensborosistercities.org