The Erciyes Ultra Sky Trail Mountain Marathon, which was held for the 4th time this year, turned the eyes of the running community from all over the world to Erciyes. America has become one of the most important race in our country, especially Turkey Erciyes Mountain Ultra Marathon, France, Germany, Spain, Russia, Poland, more than 10 foreign countries such as South Africa joined more than 200.
Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, Erciyes A.Ş. The first day of the marathon was organized with the cooperation of Middle Earth Travel and the Vertical Kilometer (VK). In this stage, the national athlete Ahmet Arslan nicknamed Arslan Arslan of the mountains, 48 minutes, 6 seconds, breaking his own record again, while the first Hakan Akalp, the third was Aykut Kırsay. In women, Itır Uz was the first and Seda Nur Çelik was the second and Kayseri Erciyes A.Ş. Aydan Nur Karakulak, our Winter and Outdoor Sports Club, came third.
In the men's general classification, 64 mile run was the first Samet Konu, the second Cevdet Alyılmaz and the third Mehmet Zahir Kül. In women, Eda Kınac won the first place, Inna Tokmakova from Russia won the second place and Esin Çavga was the third. Competitors running the summit of Erciyes 360 degrees showed resistance to both Erciyes rugged and long distance.
In the 25K race, which started in Sarıgöl and completed in Tekir Kapi region, Ahmet Arslan broke the record with 2 hour 13 minutes in the men last year with 2 hour 12 minutes. Meltem Demir was the third.
12 kilometers running from Hacılar Kapi to Tekir Kapi was the first Aykut Kırsay, the second Metin Keleş and the third Cahit Yılmaztürk. In this classification, Burçin Equestrian was first, Özgül Küçük was second and Simone Wright was third.
This year, the Erciyes Children's Marathon was organized for the first time in cooperation with Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Sports Inc.. 7-8, 9-10, and 11-12 were given various gifts to the children who achieved the races in three different categories.
Making a statement about the organization, Kayseri Erciyes AŞ Chairman of the Board Dr. Murat Cahid Cıngı, We are happy to have successfully completed another international competition in our city. This competition in Erciyes draws the attention of the running community, where mountain running is a marathon recognized by the International Trail Running Association, the governing body in the world, and earns points for its participants. Professional athletes from many countries competed in the unique nature and tracks of our mountain in our mountain running, which has become a tradition and whose mass is increasing every year, and scored points to participate in global races. Congratulations to all the non-degree athletes. We hope that our Erciyes will continue to become a worldwide brand with the activities carried out in many different sports branches, and the athletes will benefit from the unique beauty and infrastructure of Erciyes Mountain.