Nearly 10,000 runners from all over the world share a trip to the most beautiful track in beautiful scenery
Danyang Half Marathon ends successfully
(Reporter's interview group) At 8:30 on December 1st, the 2019 Danyang "Dalulu Cup" half marathon started firing in the city government square from China, the United States, South Korea, Japan, Kenya, Nearly 10,000 marathon enthusiasts from Uganda and other countries and regions gathered in this ancient city of Danyang and enjoyed a trip to the most beautiful circuit in the beautiful scenery. City leaders Huang Chunnian, Huang Wanrong, Zhao Zhiqiang, Jin Xilong, Liu Hongcheng, Sun Guilin and relevant officials of the Provincial Sports Bureau participated in the event.
In the end, Ethiopia ’s Kassiedersehkindie won the men ’s half marathon with 1 hour, 02 minutes and 43 seconds. Uganda ’s Kagereggajohn and Kenya ’s Njirubonfacefundi took 1 hour, 02 minutes, 50 seconds and 1 hour, 02 minutes, 51 In the second, she won two or three men in the half marathon. Mercywanjirunjoroge from Kenya won the women's championship in the half marathon with 1 hour, 16 minutes, and 46 seconds. Zhao Na and Liu Meng from China respectively With the results of 1 hour 17 minutes 01 seconds and 1 hour 19 minutes 14 seconds, she won two or three women's teams in the half marathon. After the match, city leaders Huang Chunnian and Jin Xilong presented awards to the top three players in the men's group, and Huang Wanrong and Liu Hongcheng presented awards to the top three players in the women's group.
This marathon is hosted by the municipal government, organized by the Municipal Sports, Sports, Broadcasting and Tourism Bureau, and co-organized by the Municipal Tourism Association. The race starts from Lanling Road, passes Qiliang Road, Jinling Road, Dongfang Road, South Second Ring Road, West Second Ring Road, North Second Ring Road, Station Road, Dangui Road, Yuquan Road, and finally returns to Lanling Road. The track basically covers the main roads of our city, fully showing Danyang's urban construction and cultural connotation, showing Danyang's beautiful scenery and local customs. At the starting ceremony site, the organizers specially arranged a variety of warm-up activities such as gongs and drums, cheerleading, etc., to cheer up the runners' atmosphere and encouragement.
In his speech, Mayor Huang Wanrong said that in order to successfully run this event, Danyang has taken the city's strength, gathered the wisdom of all parties, and carried out various preparations. After more than half a year of intensive preparations, it has guaranteed first-class events with first-class services. The organization and first-class environment have created a stage for sports athletes from all over the world to surpass themselves and let their dreams unfold.
Huang Wanrong hopes that players from all over the place will know Danyang, understand Danyang, fall in love with Danyang, promote Danyang through this competition, experience the infinite charm of marathon with speed and passion, use the hard work and sweat to interpret the infinite excitement of life, and strive to run good results Get in a good mood.
The competition consists of two events, a half marathon (21.0975 kilometers) and a happy run (5 kilometers). It is worth mentioning that there are 21 wheelchair athletes participating in this competition. They are in a wheelchair on the runway, showing the marathon spirit of challenging themselves, surpassing the limits, perseverance and never giving up.
After the race, half-marathon men's runner-up Kagereggajohn said in an interview that Danyang is a beautiful city. He said he was very happy with the results achieved in this race, and admitted that the overall experience of today's race was great, and the track and service were very perfect.
Although it was raining on the day of the race, the enthusiasm of the people of Danyang dispelled the coldness of the track. The organizers of the event set up multiple group performance performance points and encouraging gas stations along the start and end of the event, along with hundreds of volunteers, which brought group performances such as ghost dance, a welcoming atmosphere and the ever-increasing track The sound of cheering was a great boost for the runners.