5 may 2019, 10:00

Preparing for a marathon requires a lot of time, discipline, and commitment. Here are some tips from specialists that will help you to get the most out of your marathon training. And remember, it's not just about how fast you finish the race, it's about avoiding injury and having fun.

There are a variety of effective and detailed training plans available for beginner, intermediate and advanced runners. A sports medicine specialist can help design a specific training plan for your level.

Since a marathon is considered the ultimate running challenge, it's important to make sure that your body is up for the challenge.

  • START

    State Flag Square

  • FINISH

    Baku Olmpic Stadium

  • DISTANCE

    21 kilometers

  • BUS STOP

    Transport for Participants

  • WATER

    Along the route.

  • MEDICAL HELP

    Along the route.

  • TOILET

    Cabs along the route

  • FOOD

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The Baku Marathon 2019 will delight the marathoners with gifts

19 Apr 2019 News
The Baku Marathon 2019 to be organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation will be held on May 5, Trend reports referring to the Heydar Aliyev Foundation on March 1.

The major goal of the Baku Marathon 2019 is to promote sports, healthy lifestyle in Azerbaijan and unite people in their pursuit of good intents.

Held for the fourth time, this year’s Marathon retains its motto: Win the Wind.

The Baku Marathon 2019 will start at the National Flag Square and run 21 kilometers all the way to the Baku Olympic Stadium.

The rewards of the "Baku Marathon-2019" will be in several categories. Male and female marathon participants will compete for the first three places separately. The winner of the 1st place in each category of men and women will be awarded with prizes and gifts, as well as medals and certificates, in the amount of 3 000 AZN, the winner of the second place - 2 000 AZN and the winner of the 3rd place - 1 000 AZN .
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Sign up for a marathon and represent your companies in the Istanbul Marathon

19 Apr 2019 News
The winner of the 1st place in each category of men and women will be awarded with prizes and gifts, as well as medals and certificates, in the amount of 3 000 AZN, the winner of the second place - 2 000 AZN and the winner of the 3rd place - 1 000 AZN.
Baku Marathon - 2019, that encourages individual companies to support healthy lifestyles also did not forget the corporate runners.
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Sign up for a marathon, enjoy an unforgettable vacation in Disneyland!

19 Apr 2019 News
This year, the Organizing Committee has set up a special prize for the students, considering that most of the registered marathon participants are students. Thus, students who pass the finish line first (in the category of men and women) will enjoy an unforgettable vacation in Paris, Disneyland. The award, which will be awarded on behalf of Azercell's "GencOl" package, includes a five-day journey, hotel stay, and entry to Disneyland. Besides, Turkish Airlines will present a roundtrip ticket to the winners. Visa application and other costs must be met by the participants themselves. 
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Sign up for a marathon and get a free ticket to Europe

19 Apr 2019 News
The Baku Marathon 2019 to be organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation will be held on May 5. 

The major goal of the Baku Marathon 2019 is to promote sports, healthy lifestyle in Azerbaijan and unite people in their pursuit of good intents.

Held for the fourth time, this year’s Marathon retains its motto: Win the Wind.

The rewards of the "Baku Marathon-2019" will be in several categories. Male and female marathon participants will compete for the first three places separately. 
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Baku Marathon 2018

17 May 2018 Photo Gallery
“Baku Marathon-2018” took place on May 13, following the Heydar Aliyev Foundation’s initiative. Hold under the slogan “Conquer the Wind”, the Baku Marathon was organized for the third time in a consecutive fashion. 

Aiming to provide support to the development of sport, advocate healthy lifestyle and bring people together for benevolent deeds, the Baku Marathon-2018 Project’s exclusive partner was Azercell Telecom. The Marathon was organized with support from the Seaside Boulevard Department and the Baku Olympic Stadium. The project was implemented by Sport Marketing Group (SMG) Company.
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