Minsk Half Marathon 2017 is taking place in the Belarusian capital on 10 September. Races will start at 10:00 and 12:30.
This day has come!
The 3rd edition of the race is dedicated to the 950th anniversary of Minsk and is the most large-scale so far.
According to the organizers, about 30,000 people are expected to run the race. This time the georgraphy of Minsk Half Marathon embraces 50 countries, which is another record for the race!
Runners are challenging three distancess – 5.5, 10 and 21.1 km.
The race for 5.5 and 10km begins at 10:00. Athletes who are doing the whole distance – 21km – set off at 12:30.
Minsk Half Marathon was first held in 2013. It turned out great, so it was decided to keep the tradition going.
In 2015 the race gathred over 16,000 participants, in 2016 their number grew to over 20,000.