The 16th Asian Marathon Championship & 2017 Dongguan International Marathon will take place in Dongguan, Guangdong province, on December 26.
The Asian Marathon Championship is the top intercontinental marathon competition on the continent. Dongguan is the third Chinese city to undertake this big event, after Beijing and Hong Kong. More than 30,000 sports enthusiasts and 40 professional runners will participate in this contest.
Uzbekistan’s athletes Andrey Petrov and Marina Khmelevskaya left for China to take part in this event.