Burabay Swim-2018 unites top competitors
More than 100 applications submitted their applications for the event.
The first mass race Burabay Swim -2018 which is an analogue with Oceanman and X-Water took place at Borovoye Lake in Burabay resort area, according to Bnews.kz correspondent.
More than 100 applications from Astana, Almaty, Kokshetau, Karaganda, Petropavlovsk, Ekibastuz, Shymkent submitted their applications for the event
Burabay Swim -2018 was held within Fourseasons concept implementation and Rukhani Zhangury Program. Besides, the event was devoted to the 20th anniversary of Astana.
The swim is aimed at the development of the mass sport, an attraction of the population to a healthy lifestyle, improvement of sports skills of swimming lovers, and the development of domestic and inbound tourism.
It shoud be noted the participants overcame the following distances: 1,000 meters or 4,500 meters, from the beach of the Ainakol hotel at the territory of Borovoe Lake with the finish at the boat station in the Jumbaktas Island area," the press service of "VisitAqmola" Tourist Information Center said.
Alexander Iotsus was the best in 4.5 km swim, the second is Dmitri Derevyanko, the third - Yekaterina Rudenko.
The leader of 1 km swim was Daria Kutikova, the second - Kanat Zhanatov, the third - Muhamed-Kaidar Ismagulov.
The youngest participant was 17 years old, and the most aged participant was 51.
The organizers of the event are "Evolve KZ", with the support of the tourism department of Akmola region, governor’s office of Burabay district, Burabay Damu LLP.