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04.04.2017

Reversible lane arrangement on Moskovskyi Bridge during the seventh Kyiv half marathon

On April 9, for the first time during a big race, seventh Kyiv International half marathon Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon 2017, the organizers will arrange a reversible lane on Moskovskyi Bridge. One lane will be set apart for traffic going in the opposite direction starting from the intersection of Bandera Avenue and Obolonskyi Avenue to the intersection of Vatutina Avenue and Perova Boulevard. The total length of reversible lane is 6.6 km. Thus, the organizers try to made the day of the race more convenient for drivers of private vehicles in Kyiv. However, despite the reversible lane, heavy traffic is expected around Petrivka and Moskovskyi Bridge, so the organizers recommend to choose alternative routes. 

Traditionally, during the Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon streets along he routes will be closed for traffic to improve safety and meet international standards of organization of mass running events.This year Kyiv half marathon is qualifying for the prestigious IAAF BRONZE LABEL status for the race of 2018. This status is awarded once a year after meeting a number of requirements this year. Compliance with the requirements is monitored by a special technical delegate of the IAAF. One of the commitments of the organizers is closing the route for all traffic. Therefore, some Kyiv streets will be closed for traffic on April 8 and 9.The schedule of closing the streets for traffic will be published on the official website of the event workua.kyivhalfmarathon.org before the event – on April 3.

Information about Kyiv Half Marathon

Kyiv International half marathon Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon has become a running tradition of the city. This year the event will take place for the seventh time and will bring together about 10 thousand fans of running from all over Ukraine and the world. For the first time the event received the status of Ukraine’s Half marathon Championship. Every year the number of participants of our events increases, and so does the prize fund. In 2017 it will come to 146,000 UAH. The half marathon route has been certified by AIMS. Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon 2017 has also been certified by the European Athletic Association and got the highest mark of quality – “5 stars”. This means that the event will be organized by high standards with the appropriate level of security and quality. This year the participants will have four individual races offered to them: 21.0975 km, 10 km, 5 km and 2 km. There will also be a relay and corporate races. Traditionally, the organizers of the half marathon invite young participants to try themselves in the children’s races at 1,000 m, 500 m and 100 m.

Register for the race at the official website workua.kyivhalfmarathon.org

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