Taohuayuan·Changde Liuye Lake International Marathon 2017
At 8:30 a.m. on November 26th, Taohuayuan·Changde Liuye Lake International Marathon was opened in Liuye Visitor Terminal Center. The Secretary of Municipal Party Committee of Changde Zhou Derui and other government officials attended the opening ceremony.
It was reported 10,000 people took part in this year’s Marathon, with 2,000 people for Full Marathon, 3000 for Half and 5000 for Mini respectively. The contestants are not only from Changde, but also from other areas and countries, such as Ethiopia, Tanzania, Hong Kong and Macaw. Finally, AbdiAsefaKebede from Ethiopia broke the record and won men’s gold medal with 2:13’58’’ and, BetelhemHajiSerb from Tanzania won women’s with 2:41’34.’’
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Translator: Chen Ying
Chinese source: www.changde.gov.cn