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Around 30,000 People Expected to Attend Budapest Marathon

Fanni Kaszás 2018.09.24.

The 33rd SPAR Budapest Marathon Festival, a two-day event to be held on October 6-7, is expected to draw 30,000 people, organizers told a press conference on Monday.

Due to construction works in the City Park, the start and finish line of the race will be relocated to the Lágymányosi campus of Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) at the Rákóczi Bridge, organizer Árpád Kocsis said.

Last year, the event drew a record number of 32,000 people, when 5,400 runners the attended the marathon from 81 countries.

via MTI