On April 17, the Tay Ho Half Marathon 2021 – The Legend Race Powered by BIM Group took place successfully on the “road around the legendary West Lake”. Nearly 3,000 athletes (athletes) competed in 4 distances: half marathon (21.1975km), one round of West Lake (15km), 6km and 3km.
This year, set a record when more than 1,000 people registered to run the longest distance – half marathon (21.0975km). In the men’s category, athlete Bui Van Dung (bib 22079) won the championship with a time of 1 hour 13 minutes 54 seconds (1:13:54). Second place is Nguyen Minh Hong (21064) with a time of 1:20:53 and third place belongs to Ngo Doan Tung (22055) with 1:21:28.
On the women’s half-marathon, athlete Le Thi Bich of the national youth athletics team (21026) won the championship with a time of 1:24:27. This girl born in 2004 finished 7th overall, just behind 6 male athletes. The second place in this content is Hoang Thi Hong Uyen with a time of 1:36:35. Third place was won by a foreign athlete, Mitchell Christine, with a time of 1:37:26.
The race around West Lake with a distance of 15km witnessed the attractive speed racing of the two national players. Athlete Le Trung Duc (10203) won the first prize with a time of 52 minutes and 33 seconds (52:33). Second place is young player Son Tien Phat (10700) with a record of 53:45. Third place is Ho Chi Thien (10423) with a parameter of 55:48.
After the race, the men’s 15km champion Le Trung Duc said: “I rate this year’s track very well because it is very difficult to completely ban the whole track around West Lake. The organizers have made great efforts to bring this year’s event to a successful end“.
In the women’s 15km category, Ho Thi Thu Ha (10205), national young track and field athlete, junior of female marathon runner Pham Thi Hong Le (21km champion in 2020), excellently took the throne with the achievement 1: 00:09. She was also in the Top 7 finalists, just behind 6 male athletes. Second place is Le Thi Thanh Nga (11029) with a time of 1:01:55, while Le Mai Hong Ngoc (11300) with a time of 1:03:49.
In addition to the above two distances, the Organizing Committee also awarded the podiums of the 6km and 3km distances with extremely attractive prizes.
Mr. Pham Xuan Tai – Vice Chairman of Tay Ho District People’s Committee, Head of Organizing Committee Tay Ho Half Marathon 2021 – The Legend Race Powered by BIM Group said:
“The second Tay Ho Half Marathon is organized to promote the sport movement in Tay Ho district, attracting and mobilizing all classes of society to participate for their own health, health and well-being. health for everyone, contributing to improving the fitness and stature of Hanoians in particular and the whole country in general.Through the running, the image of Tay Ho district is promoted to a large number of domestic and international friends. Organizing the annual running race on a fixed time frame, improving the quality and professionalism of the tournament, creating a must-see destination for athletes with high achievements and movements.
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