“Ulaanbaatar Marathon-2023” was held on June 3, 2023. More than 20,000 people from 30 countries took part in the marathon. The marathon aims to promote the sport of running in Mongolia and support runners. This year, the marathon expanded to an international status, adding a category for participants with disabilities.
Marathon participants ran distances of 1.5 km, 5 km, 10 km, 21 km, and 42 km. In 2014, a total of 16,839 people participated in the “Ulaanbaatar Marathon” for the first time. By 2022, the number of participants increased to 23,690, with representation from 29 countries.