In mass bike ride dedicated to EXPO-2017 1,5K people took part
This year 1,500 people, professionals and cyclists took part in the event. Participants of the race overcame a distance of 10 km 500 m along Kabanbay Batyr Avenue, then along Korgalzhyn highway, along Turan Avenue and finished at the stadium “Astana Arena”.
“The purpose of today’s event is to promote healthy lifestyles, to attract our people to mass sports. Every year, on a traditional basis, a bike ride is held, today the season opens. This year, in the summer, we plan more arrivals,” the report says.
The organizers of the bike race were the Kazakhstan Federation of Cycling, the Astana Mayor’s Office and the Directorate for the conduct of sports and mass events of the Astana Mayor’s Office with the support of sponsors.
Source: Kazakhstan 2050