Ufa native Artem Alekseev again became winner of Moscow marathon
UFA, 25 September 2017. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/.
The Russian athlete, Ufa resident Artem Alekseev won the Moscow marathon. This is reported by «Izvestia».
The 28-year-old sportsman wins the Moscow Marathon for the second time in a row. He overcame the distance in 2 hours 14 minutes and 13 seconds. A year ago, the athlete managed to set a record — 2 hours 13 minutes and 40 seconds.
On September 24, Moscow hosted the fifth Moscow Marathon, in which runners from 70 countries took part. Total this year more than 30 thousand people participated in the event.
Artem Alekseev was born in Meleuz, now he lives in Ufa. He graduated from the Institute of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. He ran his first marathon in 2013.