B.Munkhzaya qualifies for Rio 2016 Summer Olympics Games


The 15th Asian Marathon Championship was held in Hong Kong on January 25.
Mongolian runner J.Olonbayar came in third, completing more than 42 km men’s marathon in a time of 2:22:49.
J.Olonbayar raced against runners from 11 other countries.
Athlete of Aldar Sports Committee, International Sports Master B.Munkhzaya won fourth place in the women’s marathon.
She broke Mongolia’s national record by completing the race in a time of 2:38:43, which qualified her for the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
Female runners qualify for the Olympics if they finish a marathon within a time of 2:40:00.

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