To participate in the mass race, citizens from 27 countries came to Nur-Sultan city,  the total number of participants of Astana Marathon 2019 amounted to more than 5 thousand people.

- I congratulate all participants on the opening of Astana Marathon 2019. The head of state calls for the development of mass sports in the country. Today, despite the weather conditions and the day off, you came to run a distance. Astana Marathon 2019 is held in the year of youth, declared Elbasy, the capital is rightfully becoming a sports city. We are working hard to develop all sports. I wish you strength and good luck,” A. Kulginov said.

“The Qazaq Times”