The Republic of Kazakhstan Ministry of Defence Peace Operation Centre Servicemen took part in the largest running competition in Central Asia "Almaty Marathon - 2023"

More than 40 servicemen of the Centre tried themselves in 10, 21 and 42 km distances.

Lieutenant Colonel Marat Shaldybayev ran Full marathon for the first time. According to the officer, he had prepared for this distance and had known that it would not be easy.

- Forty–two kilometers is not about running, - the officer emphasizes. – It is about overcoming yourself.

All the servicemen finished safely, and got an unforgettable experience and vivid impressions.

By the way, the participants total number is more than 15,000 athletes of various levels, s professional athletes and just running enthusiasts.

Peace Operation Centre military personnel is regular participant of city various events promoting a healthy lifestyle.