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 .