On October 9, the Chinese Athletics Association announced the evaluation results of the 2019 China Marathon grading events and special events. The 2019 Lu'an International Marathon was awarded as the silver medal event of the Chinese Athletics Association and the natural ecological characteristic event of the Chinese Athletics Association. This is another upgrade after the 2018 Lu'an International Marathon won the bronze medal event of the Chinese Athletic Association and the natural ecological feature event.
A happy and dynamic marathon allows people to run in the charming Lu’an. The Lu'an International Marathon track surrounds "One River (Old Pihe), One Island (Moon Island), Two Banks (Both Banks of Old Pi River), Three Parks (Hexi Ecological Sports Park, Phoenix River Park, Beita Park), and Fourth Bridge (Chibi Road Bridge, Yunlu Bridge, Xin'an Bridge, Shouchun Road Bridge)" design, the 42.195-kilometer track has nearly 35km near the water and the park, the scenery on both sides is pleasant, the trees’ shade and the fitness figure of the runners are in harmony. Complementing each other, it fully demonstrated the urban construction achievements of Lu'an and the scenery on both sides of the Pihe River, presenting an "oxygen-enriched" track that is both nourishing and nourishing, showing Lu'an’s beauty in colorful ways.
It is also reported that the 2019 Lu'an International Walking Conference entitled “Along the red well-off route” was selected as the "Red Cultural Feature Event" of the Chinese Athletics Association 2019.