13 November 2006
Nov 5, Eurasia Marathon
The only Intercontinental marathon in the world, Eurasia International Marathon, is held for the 28th time this year in Istanbul on Nov 5th, Sunday. Three Kenyan athletes took the first places in the 42 km marathon. There were also different categories like 15 km run, Balkans marathon, wheelchair marathon, and 8 km public run as well. Hundreds of thousads of people ran over the suspension bridge on the Bosphorus on this cold but sunny day.
Next year (2007) the Marathon will be held on October 28th.