UCA Marathon Team Places Second in International Competition
Eighteen UCA students and two faculty members from the University of Central Asia competed in the 8th International “Run the Silk Road” Marathon of the Kyrgyz Republic in Cholpon-Ata, Issyk-Kul on May 11th. UCA’s Naryn campus marathon team won 2nd place during the Corporate Cup competition, which counts the combined running time of five of the fastest females, and five males running the 3km distance. UCA’s total time was 3:03:37 for its 10 fastest runners. Congratulations!
The event gathered nearly 2,000 people from 27 different countries including China, Pakistan, India, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Mongolia.