Astana 42k

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The Astana marathon is an annual sporting event in the heart of Eurasia.

race day

IMPORTANT: Please note that from 7am till 1pm certain roads will be closed off. Please ensure you leave in good time in order to arrive at the start race site by 5.45 am. There will be no parking available around the area.

START/FINISH VILLAGE: Start/Finish Village map can be viewed here

DATE: 16 September 2018

TIME: The race starts at 7am (42.2k start at 7am, 10k - at 7.10am) and finishes at 1pm. Please be aware that athletes finishing after 1pm will be disqualified.

RACE COURSE: The Start / Finish is opposite the EXPO pavilions at the intersection of Ryskulov Street and Turkistan 2, parking lot P-4. The Astana marathon race course is designed in such a way that allows you to see most of the city's major landmarks - including the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, Hazret Sultan Mosque, Bayterek, Nazarbayev University, Astana Arena and more.

Water and bananas will be provided at every 5k mark. Isotonic drink will be offered to 42.2k runners. Race courses can be found here

AGE CATEGORIES:

ALL AGES - from 18 to 39             

40-49 (UNDER 50)

50-59 (UNDER 60) 

60-69 (UNDER 70) 

70 PLUS - 71 or older

PRIZES:

10k distance

Male and female:

1 - 30 000 tenge

2 - 25 000 tenge

3 - 20 000 tenge

42.2k distance

All Ages (18- 39 y.o., male and female):

1 – 905 000 tenge; return ticket economy class by Air Astana to any destination of the Air Astana airlines; exclusive Amir Watches with Astana Marathon logo

2 – 452 500 tenge; return ticket economy class by Air Astana to any destination of the Air Astana airlines

3 – 226 250 tenge 

Age categories (male and female):

40-49 (under 50): 

1 – 50 000 tenge

2 – 40 000 tenge

3 – 30 000 tenge

50-59 (under 60): 

1 – 50 000 tenge

2 – 40 000 tenge

3 – 30 000 tenge

60-69 (under 70):

1 – 50 000 tenge

2 – 40 000 tenge

3 – 30 000 tenge

70+:

1 – 50 000 tenge

2 – 40 000 tenge

3 – 30 000 tenge

MEETING POINT: The Start/Finish Village is opposite EXPO pavilions off Ryskulov Street, parking lot P-5.

BIB NUMBERS: Please make sure all four safety pins are used. Please do not cover your bib with clothing, it should be on the front and clearly displayed. Do not bend or fold chip (glued to the back of your bib number). Please fill in all the necessary information on the back of your bib number.

Exchange or passing of the bibs to others is not allowed.

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