Three Iranian cyclists will pedal the distance between Iran and Germany to deliver Iran's "Message of Friendship" to Soccer World Cup 2006.
Tehran, 16 May 2006 (CHN) -- Vahind Rayhani, an Iranian cyclist from Kerman Province, got a special permission to cycle the distance between Iran and Germany to take Iran's "Message of Pease and Friendship" to this country and introduce Iran's tourist attractions to the world.
Rayhani who has cycled nearly 200 thousand kilometers within the borders of Iran, will arrive to the Turkish border tomorrow and start its journey from there. Two other Iranian cyclists will accompany him on his trip.
Kerman's Cultural Heritage and Tourism Department has sponsored this team. The internet address of this department has been imprinted on the cloths of these athletes to introduce Kerman's tourism potentials. In addition, these cyclists have taken with themselves booklets containing information about Iran's tourist attractions translated in German to be distributed among the people of this country.
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