The IV Almaty Marathon is an international sports event that will take place in Almaty city on April 26th, 2015.

The Marathon has been annually held since 2012. More than 15,000 people are expected to participate. Annually, all the funds raised by the marathon participants are sent to support charity projects of republican significance.

Any volunteer may participate in the races and support the charity.

42 km 195 m 21 km 10 km 3 km Ekiden
Men and women of 18 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 42 km 195 m race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 26 April,2015.
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Men and women of 18 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 21 km. race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 26 April,2015.
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Men and women of 15 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 10 km race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 26 April,2015.
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Children of 10-14 years of age who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the 3 km race. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 26 April,2015.
More about 3 km
The marathon relay.Men and women of 16 years of age and above who have fulfilled the registration requirements may participate in the Ekiden. The age is determined by a number of full years as on 26 April,2015.
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State Academic Drama Theatre named after M.Auezov. The theatre was built in 1981. Architectural project received the State Prize of the Kazakh SSR in 1982.

Wedding Palace was built in 1971. Building's interior is designed as a Kazakh yurt.

State Academic Russian Drama Theatre named after Lermontov was born from the Russian Drama Theatre in 1933. Theatre was named after Lermontov on the 150th birth anniversary of the poet in 1964.

Palace of the Republic is a building in Almaty, designed for concerts, festivals and other cultural events, which was built in 1970.

Almaty circus is the only circus in the city, which was founded in 1970. Basic troupe of the circus are the graduates of the Moscow Circus School, Saratov and Almaty Circus Studios.

"Kazakhfilm" named after Shaken Aimanovis a studio which produces Kazakhstani films and documentaries. The studio was established in 1934.

Park named afterthe First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan is the arboretum in Almaty city. The park has been workingfrom July 2010. The park is designed for recreation and organizing differentevents.

Registration for “Winter race” is open

The midterm race as part of preparation for the Almaty Marathon will be held in the Park of the First President on February 28, 2015.

There will be two distances to choose: for young athletes aged 10 to 14 years – 2 km track, for runners from 15 years and more – 10 km track. At the distance of 10 km race will be held in three age groups: 15 to 34 years, 35 to 49, and 50 and older.

Runners, who took the first three places in each category, will receive certificates, medals and valuable prizes from the Almaty Marathon.

For participation in the race, it is necessary:

  • to review the regulation;
  • to pay the entry fee through QIWI terminal and exchange a receipt for starter package;
  • to provide the Organizing Committee with note of responsibility for their own health;
  • to send the filled registration form with note “Race” to the organizing Committee of Almaty Marathon to email: manager@almaty-marathon.kz.

The regulation and the registration form can be found on марафон.kz or on the Almaty Marathon’s pages in social networks: Vk.com, Facebook, Instagram.

The entry fee is 700 tenge, children aged 10 to 14 years are free of charge. 

Registration for the winter race will be closed on February 19, 2015. The issue of starters’ packages will be held from 23 to 27 February 2015, from 10.00 to 16.00 in the office of the Almaty Marathon at the following address: 140/140A, Kabanbai Batyr str., Almaty 

Place of venue: Park of the first President

Time: start at 10 a.m., gathering from 9 a.m to 10 a.m.

 

Instruction on payment of entry fee through QIWI terminals:

  1. Select “Оплата услуг” in Russian or Kazakh;
  2. Select “Другие услуги”
  3. Select “Фонды помощи”
  4. On the third page, select “Благотворительный Марафон”;
  5. In the appeared window select “Поддержать Марафон”;
  6. Dispense the required amount through the receiver and wait, when the amount appears in the “Внесенная сумма”. Click “Вперед”;
  7. The receipt must be exchanged for starting number.
 

You can download registration form here. Race regulations can be found here. Medical discharge note can be downloaded hereParents’ acknowledgement can be downloaded here.

Dear Kazakhstan, let’s run together!

Dear Kazakhstan, let’s run together!

Attention!

The Almaty Marathon announces a contest among people living outside of the southern capital of Kazakhstan.

If you want to become Almaty Marathon's ambassador on behalf of your region, you have to fill and send a questionnaire on manager@almaty-marathon.kz.

Winners will be chosen by the organizing Committee of Almaty Marathon, and will be recognized as Ambassadors of their region. Each chosen ambassador will get a t-shirt with an appropriate inscription on it and will participate in the race free of charge.

The Organizing Committee of Almaty Marathon prepared five t-shirts for each region of Kazakhstan. The total number of ambassadors is 75. They will be determined by the following criteria: motivation to run Almaty Marathon, the experience of participating in marathons and races, responsibility, social network activity, commitment to a healthy lifestyle.

Welcome everyone! 

Download questionnaire >>

The first stage of the competition "I am a marathon runner!" is completed

Dear runners, we remind you that the collection of applications for the contest "I am a Marathon runner” has been closed on 16 November. The organizers of the contest received about 200 applications for participation. The next stage, in which the selection of questionnaires and personal interviews will begin today.

The names of the four winners of the contest will be announced in December 2014. Three months, the project participants will have free prepares to Almaty Marathon with a professional trainer at the fitness club, World Class Almaty, after which the winners must run the distance of 42 km 195 m at IV Almaty Marathon, which will be held on April 26, 2015.

The results of the project participants will be able to see everyone. Reports on training will be available on the site марафон.kz and wclass.kz and social networks  Vkontakte,  FacebookInstagram. In addition, in a mode of reality-show the preparation to Almaty Marathon will be broadcast on the Internet-portal www.nur.kz.
The aim of the project "I am a Marathon runner!" - promotion of healthy lifestyle and sporting values among residents of Almaty.

Registration for the “Autumn Race” is open!

Within the framework of preparation for the Almaty Marathon race will be held an intermediate race in the Botanical Garden on 22nd of November.

Running enthusiast will be offered two distances: for young athletes from 10 to 14 years old – the route is 2 km, for runners aged 15 and older – 10 km. At a distance of 10 km race there will be three age groups: from 15 – 34, 35 – 49, and 50 and older.

Runners who took the first three places in each category will receive certificates, medals and prizes from the «Almaty Marathon."

In order to take part in event, it is necessary to familiarize with the rules, fill in the registration form, medical release form and send it to the organizing committee of Almaty Marathon to manager@almaty-marathon.kz, marked "race."

Rules and application form can be found on web pages Almaty Marathon in social networks: Vk.comFacebook,  Instagram.

Entry fee is 700 tenge, for children aged 10 to 14 years old participation is free.

Registration for the race ends on November 19, 2014. Hurry! Quantity of start numbers are limited!

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