On May 28 Dnipro city will host children’s races within international half marathon Interpipe Dnipro Half Marathon 2017. For the second year in a row the organizers of a large-scale running event, the Run Ukraine, invite young participants to participate in the event for free and register for one of the courses: 100 m, 500 m or 1,000 m. We expect a total of 500 participants of children’s races. Each young runner will get a finisher’s medal, unique sporting experience and unforgettable memories.
This year INTERPIPE Dnipro Half Marathon 2017 expects around 3,000 participants from various cities of Ukraine and neighboring countries. Anyone may participate in the Dnipro half marathon. Traditionally, the organizers offer four individual courses: 21.09075 km, 10 km, 5 km and 2 km for those who are just discovering running for themselves. For the first time, the program of INTERPIPE Dnipro Half Marathon 2017 will include:
- Family Run (2 km);
- Steel Cup – for representatives of steel industry (2 km);
- Security Cup among representatives of security forces (5 km);
- University Cup for teams of university students (2 км);
- relay race.
In order to be well-prepared for the race, Run Ukraine and co-organizers of the race, a running club Start Dnipro, invite the participants, including children, to join free Saturday training sessions Open Run Day. The best coaches of the running club offer free training sessions for residents of Dnipro starting April 1, and starting May 6 the same training sessions will also take place in Zaporizhzhia, Novomoskovsk and Kamianske.
INTERPIPE Dnipro Half Marathon 2017 is the second stage of Run Ukraine Running League 2017, which includes five races in four cities of Ukraine. The Running League 2017 was successfully opened on April 9 with the seventh Kyiv half marathon Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon, with 9,000 runners participating in it.
Visit the official website to register for Dnipro half marathon dniprohalfmarathon.org
Title sponsor – INTERPIPE.
Organizer – Run Ukraine.
Co-organizer – Start Dnipro.