10th Eker I Run will be in Bursa on October 1st with 4 thousand 200 runners

Eker I Run is in Bursa with a Thousand Runners in October
Eker I Run is in Bursa with a Thousand Runners in October

📩 29/09/2023 15:20

The 10th Eker I Run, eagerly awaited by running lovers, will be held on Sunday, October 1, with the participation of more than 4 runners. 200. Eker I Run will start from the top of Uludağ at 10 in the morning with the Marathon and Relay Start.

A new record was broken with more than 4 participants in the organization, which attracted great interest during the registration process. 200. In Eker I Run; Participant quotas in all categories consisting of 10K, 5K, 15K, Skating Race, Corporate Teams Relay Race and Tiny Steps are filled and registrations are closed. For this reason, athlete registration will not be taken in the event area on race day.

10. Donation record was broken before the start of Eker I Run

Eker I Run creates value especially with its Charity Runs. In the Charity Runs, which are held in cooperation with Adım Adım, volunteer runners collect donations for the projects of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs). A donation record was broken before the race even started for the projects published on the İPK - PURSUE GOODNESS Platform. A fund of 700 million 3 thousand TL was created with nearly 900 volunteer runners and nearly 1 thousand 400 donors. In the 10th Eker I Run, it is aimed to create the greatest resource of all time, with the influence of the Charity Runs that will be held on the day of the event.

The 10 NGOs that will take part in the 15th Eker I Run with their campaigns are listed as follows: Bursa Aid Association for Children with Leukemia (LÖDER), Contemporary Life Support Association (ÇYDD), Bilgi Autism Association, Hope Foundation for Children with Cancer (KAÇUV), Turkish Muscle Diseases Association ( KASDER), Women's Labor Evaluation Foundation (KEDV), Koruncuk Foundation, Autistic Individuals Support Foundation (OBİDEV), Sharing Society Association, Turkey Education Volunteers Foundation (TEGV), Turkish Education Foundation (TEV), Tohumluk Social Assistance Education Culture and Art Foundation, Tohum Turkey Autism Early Diagnosis and Education Foundation, Turkish Spastic Children Foundation (TSÇV), UNICEF Turkish National Committee.

Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, TR Ministry of Youth and Sports, Turkish Athletics Federation, General Directorate of Nature Conservation and National Parks and Bursa Culture Tourism and Promotion Union are contributing to the 10th Eker I Run as Official Partners. Adım Adım formation assumes the Social Responsibility Partnership of the organization.

Partner brands make valuable contributions to the event. 10. Eker I Run; It is organized with the support of Michelin, SPX, Koçaslanlar Holding, Bursa Teleferik, 6 thousand Meydan, Eker Meydan, Uludağ Beverage and Uludağ Elektrik.

The program of Eker I Run 2023, which will bring running, entertainment, healthy life and charity together on the same platform in Bursa, is as follows:

Sunday, October 1, 2023

  • 07.30 – Marathon & Relay Start (Uludağ Zirve)
  • 10.00-10.30 – Little Steps Start (Eker Square)
  • 11.20 – 15K Race Start (Eker Meydan)
  • 12.00 – 5K Race Start (Eker Meydan)
  • 12.05 – Special Athletes Race Start (Eker Meydan)
  • 13.00 Skating Race (Eker Square)

award ceremonies

  • 11:30 – Award ceremony – Marathon and Relay Race
  • 12:10 – Award ceremony – Little Steps
  • 12:40 – Award ceremony – Skating Race
  • 14:30 – Award ceremony – 15K / 5K