The VnExpress marathon in Quy Nhon, originally scheduled for June 6, has been delayed till July 4 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The organizers, Binh Dinh Provincial People’s Committee and VnExpress, agreed to move the race to ensure the safety of participants and racetrack quality amid the new Covid-19 wave.
Thousands of athletes prepare to start VnExpress marathon in Quy Nhon in 2020. Photo by VnExpress.
With the new date, BIB and related benefits will be retained by those who have already purchased tickets for the marathon. VnExpress Marathon Sparkling Quy Nhon 2021 will extend the period for purchasing BIBs to June 14.
The race has attracted 7,000 participants to date.
The organizers are working with airlines to cover fees for booking changes (excluding airport tax, upgrade fee). Details will be emailed to each athlete.
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VnExpress Marathon Sparkling Quy Nhon 2021 T-shirts.
VnExpress Marathon Quy Nhon has been held thrice since 2019. The race has become one of the biggest sporting events in the beach city, attracting not only amateur but also elite runners with stunning tracks, great prizes, and professional organization.
The racetrack extends along the coast, urban area, crossing Thi Vai, Southeast Asia’s longest sea bridge.
The race T-shirt design is inspired by Quy Nhon with a distinctive blue, adding some curves on the shoulder and the tail, depicting the waves of the sea. The back of the shirt is inscribed with the words “Run more, love more.”