In an organization of 1022 athletes, athletes competing in 10K and 21K started in front of the Lausanne monument in the Karaağaç district. On a 10 km track, players returning from the Pazarcre border gate on the Greek border passed through the city center and saw the finish in front of the Lausanne monument. Athletes crossing the Meriç and Tunka rivers on a 21 km track turned around from the Selimiye Mosque and finished their organization in front of the Lausanne monument.
On the 21km track of the marathon, which was attended by 150 foreign athletes, the first male Ethiopian athlete was Fetene Alemu Regasa (29). Dilek Atak (24) was the first woman. Elihu Kurturmush Akbash, who ran with his 16-month-old son Kang Akbash, attracted attention in the marathon where you can experience colorful images.
Ethiopian athlete winner from Kutahya
Ethiopian athlete Fethene Alem Regasa, the winner of the men’s category, said, “I live in Kutahya, where I graduated from physical education. I am participating in international races. I have a degree. I wanted to come to Edirne for the first time. I raced before. I know I came this time. I am very happy to come this time. I also saw Edirne. I am very happy to win the race. At the same time, I participated in most of the races. I generally won because I was doing this job. In fact, the race wasn’t difficult. I made steady progress. I prepare every day. “If I miss this job for a day or two, my performance will suffer. I have been in Turkey for eight years, “he said.
Win 2 years as a result
Women’s winner Dilek Atak said he also won the last Edirne Marathon: “I’m from Aidin. I’m a national athlete. I run long distances. I participated last year. This year is also my first time. It was an honor to be able to participate. It was very good. I would like to participate in the marathon in Konya next week. This was also a good experience in front of Konya. Running Edirne feels very good. History It’s a scented city. You can see historical places and trips while you’re running. “Taste is indescribable. You’ll pass through the border gate of Melici. Better than traveling by car. I enjoy running and traveling. I have been playing sports for eight years. “
Mustafayas قNTaŞ: “I believe it will be a legend like KIRK PINAR.”
Mustafa Yasin Tash, Vice President of the Turkish Athletics Federation, issued a statement after the Edirne Marathon, stating that a good organization was organized: Sponsors are aware of this. Thanks for your support in this context. But as Kırkpınar has become a legend in Edirne and the Hippo Festival is known nationwide here, I think so will the unlimited marathon in Edirne. .. I hope it’s becoming such a marathon. “
Ondel Akdag: “Gifts for All Mothers”
Onder Akder, president of the Balkan Friendship Group Youth Sports Club Association, said he gave the marathon as a gift to all mothers on Mother’s Day. Year Edilne. Organization, presents for the year 2022 Edilne. Also, last year I ran on Father’s Day. This year I run on Mother’s Day. As the coordinator of this organization, all mothers. “
ELוFKURTULUS: “We did the first 10 kilometric run together.”
Elihu Kurturmsh Akbaş, who ran with his 16-month-old son Kang Akbaş in a special sports car at the Edirne Marathon, said she had made her dream come true. Akbash said, “I’m from Lüleburgaz. I’m very excited because it’s my first run today. It’s a special pleasure to overlap with Mother’s Day. It was a coincidence. I was dreaming. I’m pregnant. I’ve been running for about 6-7 years since I knew that. I was looking forward to this day and ran the first 10km together. I finished 3rd in the 42km Antalya Marathon. By age. The most rewarding course was the 39km Ultra Marathon in Kappadokia, which was a lot of fun. I bought this sports car from another woman. I’m already running. Everything is difficult, but never give up. Don’t give up, give up, or change what you’re enjoying. That’s why I recommend it to all sports enthusiasts to continue your passion, “he said.