18 November 2015, Wednesday, 18:27

Ufa running movement was presented at the Istanbul Marathon


UFA, 18 November 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Arthur Basyrov/. The running movement of Ufa was presented at the Istanbul Marathon. It is the largest competition having the IAAF gold status. Every year it attracts representatives from about a hundred countries. The organizers of the Ufa International Marathon represented our republic at the event.

"A few days before the marathon itself a thematic exhibition was held in Istanbul. We have been its members over three days, talked about Bashkortostan, Ufa and the Ufa International Marathon. We got a great response and saw interest from other countries. It can be definitely said that our marathon next year will be attended by visitors from Turkey, but we wait and participants from many other countries", shared with Bashinform News Agency the Ufa International Marathon director Vladislav Litvinchuk.

It is planned that the second Ufa International Marathon will take place on September 11.