In Izmail took XV anniversary marathon “Golden Autumn”, which is held annually to celebrate the Day of the city. The organizer of the competition was Izmail City Council, as one of the partners of the event was the Good Deeds International Charity Foundation.
As part of the marathon, athletes competed at a distance of 42 km 195 m, as well as races at 2 and 5 km. Age of the participants are displayed in groups: 12-17 years, 18-25 years, 25-35 years, 36-49 years, 50-59 years and 60 years and older.
Races attended runners from cities from Odessa, Lviv, Donetsk, Kirovohrad region, the Alexandria City, and, of course, the Izmail City.
The best result in the marathon showed Sergey Zaychenko from Alexandria, which overcome a distance of 42 km and 195 m in 2 hours 59 minutes. Among female participants also came first athlete from Alexandria Tatiana King, she showed the result of 4 hours 9 minutes.
Children had also competed in sports. The race for 2 km was attended by 26 athletes between the ages of 8 to 14 years. The best in this race became sportsmen from Izmail Alexander Tomchyk – among boys, and among girls become the best Marina Sokar.
Marathon winners were awarded with diplomas, cups, medals and cash prizes from the sponsors of the event.