Over 1,500 to race in Hanoi this Sunday

The 44th New Hanoi Newspaper Run for Peace will be held this Sunday at Hoan Kiem Lake.



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People run at last year’s New Hanoi Newspaper ’Run for Peace’.



More than 1,500 athletes will take part in the annual tournament, which offers separate categories and prizes for professional and amateur runners.

In the pro events, women will run three laps - equivalent to 5,250m - around Hoan Kiem Lake. The men will complete five laps, around 8,750m.

In the amateur category, students, workers, soldiers and expats, including several ambassadors, will compete in different distances, ranging from 1,730m to 5,250m.

Runners who want to join the event can contact the Hanoi Culture and Sports Department at (024) 3825 5078 or the Viet Nam Union of Friendship Organisation at (024) 3845 6303. 

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