Spor Istanbul, a subsidiary of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (BB), has been training him on “I’m Running Istanbul” since 2016 in order to increase the number of road racers in Turkey, to be an alternative race where they can train race paths, and to be a serial race for the walkers. Next to the “I’m Running Istanbul” Women’s Day Stage and the Street Races Color Run Stage, the Bakırköy Stage, which is the Sunday in 2021, is on Sunday, October 3rd. In the race that started at 09:00 towards the Zeytinburnu direction of Bakırköy İDO İspark; winners turn from Tarhan Junction and turn towards Yeşilköy via Kennedy Caddesi and Rauf Orbay Caddesi. With the second turn from Poollu Junction, Bakırköy İDO athletes continued the race, and Bakırköy İDO İspark, which was the starting point of the race, completed the run. The event, in which 1250 athletes sweated, ended at 11:00.
RATINGS DETERMINED BY ELECTRONIC CHIPS
The races of the athletes were measured with electronic timing chips. Özlem Kaya took the first place in the Women’s General Classification. Damla Çelik is second, Hatice Yıldırım is mine. Abdullah Tuğluk, who achieved the best scores of the day, came first in the Men’s General Classification. İbrahim Erata took the second place podium. Alihan Yılgın took the second place.
ÜSKÜDAR STAGE IS ON OCTOBER 10
Organized by Spor Istanbul, “I’m Running Istanbul” will continue with the Üsküdar Stage to be held on October 10.