The 3rd Almaty Marathon is an international sports event that will take place in Almaty city on April 20th, 2014.

The Marathon has been annually held since 2012. More than 10,000 people are expected to participate. Annually, all the funds raised by the marathon participants are sent to support charity projects of republican significance.

Any volunteer may participate in the races and support the charity.

42 km 195 m 21 km 10 km 3 km Ekiden
Men and women of 18 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 42 km 195 m race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 20 April,2014.
More about 42 km 195 m
Men and women of 18 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 21 km. race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 20 April,2014.
More about 21 km
Men and women of 15 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 10 km race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 20 April,2014.
More about 10 km
Children of 10-14 years of age who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 3 km race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 20 April,2014.
More about 3 km
The marathon relay.Men and women of 16 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the Ekiden. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 20 April,2014.
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Registration for Almaty International Marathon begins

Annual Charity Almaty Marathon again invites those who like a healthy lifestyle to take part in long-distance races. On August 20, the official event website www.almaty-marathon.kz offer on-line registration, which will last until April 15, 2015.

Every year Almaty Marathon attracts more caring and patriotic people. It is expected that for the fourth time under the Marathon’s slogan - "The courage to be the first" will gather more than 15 000 people who are ready to run any of the presented distances - 3 km, 10 km, 21 km and 42 km of 195 meters. There will also be a marathon relay race "Ekiden" for corporate teams.

Anyone over 10 years old can participate in Marathon, pre-paid entry fee. Every year, all the collected funds in Almaty Marathon by participants are used to support major charitable projects. For example, thanks to the previous marathons, it has paid for expensive treatment of three Kazakhstani children suffering from serious illnesses, as well as built a mini-water area for the adaptation of children with cerebral palsy. The Organizing Committee of Almaty Marathon ensures a transparent use of the funds raised and the provision of documents for their use.

It should be noted that the fixation of the results on the Marathon is produced by a unique control system and time calculation of the race of each participant - MyLaps - this is equipment that meets all international standards.

 

Reference.


“Almaty Marathon - Courage to be the first “- is an international sporting event that is held annually since 2012 with the support of Almaty City Administration, the Athletics Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and a fitness club World Class. In the end of 2013, Almaty Marathon became a member of the International Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) and stood in a row with such famous marathons like Boston, Amsterdam, New York marathons, etc.

 

For more information contact:
PR-manager Almaty Marathon

Arina Piragova

Tel. +7 (727) 2675306, 2676466

apirogova@almaty-marathon.kz

http://almaty-marathon.kz/2015  

Free public training are back again!

We are happy to inform you that free public training are coming back again. Every Saturday at 10.00 a.m. at the same place -  The First President`s Park. We are waiting for you.

Thank you marathon participants!

Dear Friends! Almaty Marathon 2014 thanks everyone who came out  on April 20th and participated in our celebration.

Due to your effort, marathon was the most memorable and the  largest event in our city. We are proud of each participant of Almaty Marathon 2014! We appreciate your kindness and socially active position! We are pleased to receive your positive feedback as well as your comments and will try to consider them into the future.
We look forward to seeing you at the start of Almaty Marathon 2015.

The prize fund of the Almaty Marathon has been defined!

Marathon Organizing Committee pleased to announce that the prize fund of the Almaty Marathon 2014 has been defined.

Traditionally marathon winners will receive prizes in the form of tech. The man and woman who won in a distance of 42 km 195 m , will also receive a voucher for the Amsterdam Marathon. Each participant who run up to the finish line will receive a guaranteed prizes.

Marathon Organizing Committee hopes that the prize fund will be a welcome addition for all participants of the largest sports event, whose main purpose is a collecting funds for the treatment of children with cancer.

To see the prize fund click here.

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