Official nomination of Professor Marwan El Ghoch from Department of Nutrition & Dietetics in Beirut Arab University to join the Italian National team in Ultamarathon as member medical staff under the coordination of Dr. Roberto Citarella the head of the medical area (https://www.iutaitalia.it). The Italian team is considered one of the dominant teams in this sport by winning 6 times the 100 km IAU World Championship title. In this occasion Professor El Ghoch met the team at CTR centre in Reggio Emilia - Italy, for the first assessment in prepartion for the World Championship that will take place on 26th – 27th October 2019, in Albi France (http://www.iau-ultramarathon.org/test.asp).