Bogdkhan Mountain Trail takes place

2019-07-31 15:53:49

Ulaanbaatar /MONSTAME/ With aims to develop special interest tourism and increase the number of interesting events for tourists, the Tourism Department of the capital city in collaboration with the representative office of Japan's Showa Holdings Group in Mongolia, organized the international marathon ‘Bogdkhan Mountain Trail 2019’ in 64, 21, and 10 kilometers on July 28.

In the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc qualifying race, those who completed the 64km trail run get three points from the International Trail-Running Association and the winner receives 500 points from the Asia Trail Master Championship organization.

This year, 80 Mongolians and 70 athletes from around 10 countries in three age categories ran from the Khushig Valley to the Zaisan Memorial.