The marathon “Europe-Asia” reigns in Yekaterinburg today
Citizens asked to treat with understanding, and gardeners – whenever possible to transfer a trip to giving on the second half of day. But nevertheless in the city mood quite fussing: passengers of buses are surprised to detours, in places, unusual to morning of Saturday, there are “traffic jams”. Unaware, eyewitnesses transfer, there are drivers of long-distance routes compelled to look for urgently ways of a detour. We will remind, all involved streets for the period of running will be blocked from 8:00 till 14:00.
Runners from 1905 goda Square start, further they run in the most picturesque places in the downtown (by Literary quarter, Church of All Saints, Cinema and concert Theatre “Kosmos”) and go towards Shopping Center MEGA. Those who chose for himself the maximum marathon distance in 42 kilometers 195 meters, have to reach the 13th kilometer of the Old Moscow path, for an obelisk “Europe-Asia” then to return to 1905 goda Square to Lenin’s monument. Those who runs a semi-marathon, will be developed at Shopping Center MEGA. Shorter distances go on the downtown.
Medal of the participant of a marathon
Sports residents of Yekaterinburg, someone – in hope for new Toyota Corolla which will get to the winner, run towards a stele on border of Europe and Asia, who today – a full marathon – 42 kilometers, and someone a half – 21 kilometers. Short distances in the downtown – 10,5 and 4,2 kilometers.
Participants of the first short distance already came back home with medals and gifts. Participation in a marathon the paid: cost depending on the chosen distance fluctuated from 900 to 1 800 rubles.
On routes are on duty police and physicians. Today (at 11:20 local time) fast it was necessary to take away already four people – three refused hospitalization, one nevertheless took away in hospital. As organizers told, Victor Kemelli didn’t calculate the forces therefore to this he became bad. Now the man feels well. The sports festival after all is given some hard – organizers even issued the corresponding preventions.
“Run like her husband returned”
“Pain will pass, medals are eternal”