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 2019 Beijing Marathon to kick off in November
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2019 Beijing Marathon to kick off in November

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Beijing, Aug 18 : The 2019 Beijing Marathon will be held on November 3, according to the organising committee.

Registration started last Thursday and there will be 30,000 runners in the event, and the runners are required to be over 20 years old.

The starting line of the competition is Tiananmen Square and the ending point is the Beijing Olympic Park.

The registration fee for Chinese runners is 200 yuan (about $28), while that for foreign runners is $50.

The Beijing Marathon will set up competition award, Chinese runners special award and record-breaking award.

Male runners who finish within 2:7:16 and females 2:19:39 will be awarded $20,000 each. (UNI-XINHUA)