Open Championship in Minsk region in marathon and athletics run in memory of the crew Nicholas Gastello, as well as the 71 th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War will be held in Molodechno district 7 May, BelTA learned from the organizers of the competition.
Participants invited fans running and clubs of the cities and regions of Belarus, the countries of near and far abroad.
The main discipline of the competition is a marathon (42 km 195 m). At this distance the best runners will be determined in six age groups in both men and women: 18-29 years, 30-39 years, 40-49 years, 50-59 years, 60-69 years, 70 and older. Limit time marathon 5 hours and 30 minutes. In case of exceeding the time limit of the participant will not be counted. Start marathon scheduled for 11.00 am at the monument to the crew Nicholas Gastello (GP Radoshkovichi).
Promises to be a massive event at a distance of 12 km. Here, boys and girls, men and women in total will compete for 16 sets of medals in different age groups. Excluding time races take place at a distance of 1 km for men 75 years and older and for women from 70 years. It is assumed here that the act and veterans. Competitors at 1 km for a cash prize simply need to complete the distance, they will also be awarded with medals and diplomas.
For the participants of the marathon organizers of the competition on the track equipped with power points. The winners in the different age groups will be awarded with cash prizes. Cash prizes and a 12-kilometer distance. They also will go to the winners of each age subgroups. Financial reward is also provided for the runners, who took 1-3 places in the overall classification of men and women in the marathon, and at a distance of 12 km.
To be able to speak to a representative sporting event fans run must apply to the organizers before May 5. On the day of registration of the participants of the competition will take place in the NL Chistinskoy (pos. Pure).
One of the main goals of the upcoming launches will be the acquisition of the Minsk region team to participate in Belarus marathon championship.
Molodechnenskij Marathon is considered one of the most interesting in relief marathons held in Belarus. Organize competitions Administration of Sport and Tourism of Minsk City Executive Committee, as well as the Department of Education, Sports and Tourism Mododechnenskogo executive committee.