This Christmas marathon held in the city of Omsk, Russia, was really freezing cold. It’s an annual event but this year it was -30C on January 7th. Despite the cold 707 participants from ten countries of the world and fifteen regions of Russia came to Omsk to show results. The Omsk region itself was represented by 619 runners.
The sports program included the races for 21,1 km and 7 km and a Christmas relay.
There were runners from Austria, Germany, Canada, Norway, France, Japan.
This is the winner of the marathon. Artem Ekomov – the guy from Russia.