Longshui Lake Half Marathon to be held on April 23
Racing route diagram
CHONGQING(CQNEWS)--What’s the experience if the racing route is in a scenic spot? On April 23, the Dazu Longshui Lake Travel with Zen Half Marathon will be held at the Longshui Lake Scenic Spot. The competition links multiple scenic spots, so runners can run and play.
The competition is also the opening event of the Seventh Chongqing National Fitness Game. The race route is on roads in scenic spots, passing through lakeside all-season Water Park and Hot Spring Water World, next to the footpath around Longshui Lake, Songhe Island Outdoors Sports Park and other sports and leisure places, where runners can get closer to nature.
Different from last year, 300 parent-child groups are joining the competition this year. Runners can take part in the competition with children and share the joy of running with families. The route for the half marathon starts from the junction of roads in the Longshui Lake Hot Spring Water World, passes through Longhu Road and turns back at Donghuan Avenue, going through Longhu Road, and ends at the junction of roads in the Longshui Lake Hot Spring Water World. While mini marathon and mini parent-child marathon are 7km, with the route starting from the junction of roads in Longshui Lake Hot Spring Water World, passing through Longhu Road, Donghuan Avenue, Longyu Road and ending at Dalongwan Hotel.
According to the competition rules, runners for half and mini marathons shall be older than 16 years old, with registration fees of RMB 100 and 50 respectively, while the parent-child event shall be participated in by adults over 20 years old with one child from 1 to 15 years old, no more than one child for each family. The registration fee for each family is RMB 100.
The Competition Organizing Committee told the reporter that the registration will stop when all places are taken. Citizens can sign up though the official website of the competition. The first 1000 runners finishing half marathon will be rewarded experience tickets for the Hot Spring Water World. During the competition, Longshui Lake Scenic Spot will launch a series of yachting experience activities. (Translated by Huang Juan, Fathom Language Limited)