In the new year we have prepared a new option for you. Now by covering distances on our races you also accumulate them.
The Courage to be the first Corporate fund (organized by the Almaty Marathon) named children's facilities that will receive charitable assistance based on the results of the competition on April 21, 2019.
The Courage to be the first Corporate Fund summed up the results of the year and according to it, in 2018, it held 20 sporting events. There are not only races, but also powelifting championships, cycling, swimming and triathlon competitions. More than 25 000 athletes, both amateurs and professionals participated in them.
As December is coming to an end, there are only a few days left before the New Year.
«My Win Triathlon Almaty» II Triathlon Championship was held in Almaty among the children from boarding schools and orphanages.
Where does the money collected during the charity marathons in Almaty go? Why are races held in the city? Who controls road closures during starts? Running and beer: Is it a good idea after a race? The organizers of the largest running event in Central Asia answered these and other questions.
Running is almost the first thing we learn after we start crawling and walking. First we run for pleasure, then by necessity and to stay fit.
Artyom Yakupov: «There were a lot of people next to me but I still could not stop, though I had covered 50 km. I felt tired only after getting to bed. Dovlatov was right. For me, New York was an event, a concert, a spectacle and it became a city only after a month. New York is a firework of emotions».
On November 10, 2018, Autumn race took place on Sairan Lake in Almaty.
The competition started with the children's race at a distance of 3 km. Aleksandr Ten became the leader among boys and Adiya Kadyrova among girls. Three of the fastest runners were awarded medals, certificates and gifts from partners.
Autumn Race will be held on November 10, on the shores of Lake Sairan and will gather 1000 runners.
The Autumn Race will be the last event this year in the cycle of preparation for the Almaty Marathon. The competition will be held for the fifth time. For participants aged 10 to 14 years, a distance of 3 km is presented and athletes over 14 years old have to overcome 11 km by running or Nordic walking.
Marathon is perhaps the largest running event in terms of number of participants. Efforts of organizers are not enough to maintain the order and here the unwritten laws of mass running come to the rescue. In anticipation of the “Almaty Marathon”, which will be held on April 21, we decided to acquaint you with a few basic rules of runner etiquette.
Today, four thousand sports and a healthy lifestyle fans ran the first “Almaty Half Marathon” along the city streets. Athletes from Kazakhstan, USA, France, Japan, Russia, Kyrgyz Republic, Uzbekistan and other countries took part in the competition.