The 'I Run Istanbul' event organized by the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality was held with the motto “Do you want to run in a Uskudar without traffic?”. Disabled citizens also added color to the event to reach the destination of two thousand Istanbul competed cutthroat. Mestan Turhan won the first place in men and Damla Çelik won the women.
The second race of the series' I'm Running Istanbul en organized by Sports Istanbul, a subsidiary of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, was held today in Üsküdar. Iki Do you want to run in a traffic-free Üsküdar? ”Slogan, which is carried out with the color of disabled runners in the event, approximately two thousand people from Istanbul ran a vehicle-free Üsküdar. The event was attended by Mayor of Üsküdar Hilmi Türkmen, Ayhan Kep, Director of Youth and Sports, IMM and Yusuf Önen, Deputy General Manager of Spor İstanbul.
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In the Women General Classification Category, 38: 36 was the first runner to reach the finish line with a minute rating. Elif Mert took second place with 40: 20 minutes and Emine Baydilli finished third with 43: 28 minutes.
The event started with breathing exercises and warm-up movements. The event ended with an award ceremony.
WILL CONTINUE FOR YEARS
This year's 'I'm Running Istanbul' series will be composed of 5 stages, one of which will be a special stage. “I'm Running Istanbul” 4. The first race of the season was held in March with the special stage of International Women's Day. The races after Uskudar Stage; Caddebostan Stage, Bakırköy Stage and the last race of the series will continue throughout the year with the Baby Stage.
FIRST RUN WAS HELD AT 2016
'I'm running to Istanbul' project, particularly in Istanbul Marathon and Istanbul, including Half Marathon, to encourage participation in the road race in Turkey, to arrange alternative racing to road racing participants, to provide race in series to the runners, in order to be able to adapt to short-distance race beginners running It was launched in 2016.
The races run on the 10 km tracks are measured by electronic timing chips. In each of the races where the winners are awarded with various gifts, a special medal is given. Runners who have completed the 4 series race will be able to combine their medals to complete the 'I'm Running Istanbul' medal.