Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality affiliate Sports Istanbul by Vodafone will be organized under the name sponsorship 14. Istanbul Half Marathon 7 April 2019 On Sunday, 74 will bring together 8 thousand athletes from different countries with the slogan X Let's Run Together İstanbul. Half of the routes on the marathon route will be temporarily closed to the traffic between 06.00-12.00 on the morning of the race.
WAYS TO CLOSE
Coast Kennedy Street (between Sirkeci an Samatya Hospital and Işıklar Intersection),
Gülhane Park beach sub-entrances,
Cankurtaran (Ahırkapı Street and Ahırkapı İskele Street will not return to the coast direction),
Çatladıkapı (Aksakal Street and Küçük Ayasofya Street will not return to the coast direction),
Kumkapı (No return from Kumluk Street to the coast direction),
Namık Kemal Caddesi Beach Kennedy Connection will be closed
Gazi Mustafa Kemalpaşa Cd Beach Kennedy connection will be closed (will be returned via current variant)
Eurasia Tunnel (bidirectional)
3 BUILDING, 500 VOLUNTARY OFFICE
In the Istanbul Half Marathon, which is included in the Gold Marathon list announced by IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) annually since 2017; 21 Km and 10 Km runs will be done. In addition to nearly 3.000 employees, 500 volunteers, more than 40 institutions and organizations, non-governmental organizations and sponsor companies will serve in the coordination of Spor İstanbul, a subsidiary of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. Participants who show their chest numbers will be able to use public transportation vehicles for free. (EXCEPT MARMARAY).
SEMI MARATON EXHIBITION AT 5-6 APRIL AT FORUM ISTANBUL
Istanbul Half Marathon Fair, 5-6 April 2019 will be held at Forum Istanbul Shopping Center. Athletes will use their chest numbers, chips, T-shirts and bags from the Half Marathon Fair between the 10.00-19.00 hours.
21 Km Track: Starting at 09.00:XNUMX at the Yenikapı Rally Area, it will continue in the direction of Sirkeci. After returning from the lights in front of Sirkeci Arabalı Ferry exit, the last turn to be made in front of the Novotel in Zeytinburnu will end in the Yenikapı Rally Area, which is the starting point.
10 Km race: It will start at 09.15 from Yenikapı Rally Area and will continue in the direction of Sirkeci. The race, which will return from the lights in front of the Sirkeci Buggy Ferry exit, will end in the Yenikapı Rally Area, with the last turn to be made from the bridge in front of the Yenikapı Rally Area.
06: 00 Trailing of the track to vehicle traffic
08: 45 Elite Athletes start the race
09: 00 Half Marathon race start
09: 15 10K Race start
09: 44 21K Champion's estimated finish time
09: 50 10K Champion's estimated finish time
11: 00 Award Ceremony
12: End of 00 21K and 10K races
12: 30 Master Athletes Award Ceremony