Wednesday   November  14, 2018
Jin'an International Marathon 2018 concludes successfully
Date:2018-10-31            source: en.luan.gov.cn

  Jin'an International Marathon 2018 in the Dabie Mountains in the name ofXingmao Tourism started on the Jili Square in the Leisure & Blue Creek Tourist Resort of Jin'an District, Lu'an City on October 28.
    With the theme of "making your dream come true in the Marathon", the organizer arranged three items for the event, a half marathon, a 10km run and a mini-Marathon run. Over 10,000 runners, including 38 foreign marathon runners from 15 countries,such as UK, France, Ethiopia and Mongolia, joined in the event.
    After a fierce competition, Gebeyonhannes Adeladlew Mamo from Ethiopia won the man's half marathon championship in 1 hour, 5 minutes and 49 seconds, and Meshesha Netsasew Tadele, also from Ethiopia, won the women's half marathonchampionship.
    In recent years, Jin'an District upholds the concept of green development and strives to build itself into an important international and domestic sports base and anational well-known leisure sports tourism destination.
    This event is another successful international Marathon Lu'an has hosted after theJin'an International Marathon 2017. It is of great significance to promote the development of leisure sports tourism industry, cultivate healthy habit of the public, and improve the image of the city.