The fourth edition of the Tirana Marathon marked a great record, with more than 2,500 runners, professionals and amateurs from over 42 different countries around the world. The main streets and boulevards of the capital were in function of the largest sporting event in the country.
Tirana Marathon is not just a sporting event, but a great event that spread messages about healthy lifestyle, as well as a very good promotion to the capital with participants from 42 different countries around the world.
Under the care of the Municipality of Tirana and certified by the International Athletics Federation - IAAF, the Marathon this year brought a strong sporting competition, in three different categories, "We too", "Half Marathon" (21, 0975 km) and " Tirana 10K ”.
The winner of the Men's Half Marathon (21, 0975km) was Kenyan athlete Laban Cheruiyot, who made it in 1:06:44, while female Kenyan athlete, Christine Moraa Oigo, accomplished it for the time 01:20:32.
In the men's 10K Tirana race winner was again another Kenyan athlete, Hillary Kiptum Maiyo Kimaiyo with the time 00:29:57. Meanwhile, the winner of the women record was announced the Albanian athlete, Luiza Gega with the time 00:33:42, which managed to break the national record again with 25 seconds.
Half Marathon Winners 21, 0975 Km- Male category
Half Marathon Winners 21, 0975 Km- Female category
Winners of Tirana 10K- male category
Winners of Tirana 10k -female category
Winners of “We Too” category