Runners take part in the 2018 Quzhou Marathon in Quzhou, Zhejiang province, Dec 9. [Photo/VCG]
The first Quzhou Marathon was held in December 2017 in Quzhou, Zhejiang province. The annual event is hosted by Quzhou municipal government and the Chinese Athletic Association and sponsored by Beijing Century Sports Management Co.
The marathon is an A1-categoried sports event, which is the highest level recognized by the Chinese Athletic Association, and plays an important part in building Quzhou into a model city of the National Fitness Campaign.
The marathon is categorized into full, half or mini length for a maximum of 10,000 participants.
Copyright©2019 China Daily. All rights reserved.