On December 28, Xiaogan Spring Long-distance Race & Walkathon Activity in 2020 was held successfully.
In the morning, nearly ten thousand outdoor enthusiasts gathered at Fuxing Avenue at Eastern Region of Xiaogan. Following a gunshot, they bid farewell to 2019 and welcome a new year through long-distance running and walking.
Xiaogan Spring Long-distance Race & Walkathon Activity has been held for consecutive years, which is one of traditional elaborate sports event in our city. In recent years, the Spring Long-distance Race has even attracted a great number of marathon and long-distance race enthusiasts outside and inside the province to join in. The activity in this year was divided into two events – Spring Long-distance Race and Walkathon, and over 9,800 persons composed of the square teams of 104 organizations and outdoor enthusiasts from all directions were attracted to join in.
After competition, the 10km champions of the male youth group and female youth group were taken by the “Top Runners” of marathon from other regions, who respectively are Wu Haoran from Tongshan County in Xianning City and Li Chunxia from Wuhan Sports University. 3km champions of the male old-aged and female old-aged were taken by the senior running experts Liu Shucai and Wen Kehui in Xiaogan, who also were the champions of the groups in the last match.