International wheelchair marathon in Oita
NHKReloaded -- Oct 29

Wheelchair athletes have put on a heated marathon in Oita City, southwestern Japan. 251 athletes from 15 countries and territories took part in the 32nd Oita International Wheelchair Marathon on Sunday.

They raced in either the 42.195-kilometer full or the half marathon.

For the full marathon, 96 left the starting point in front of the prefectural government building at 11 AM. Among them was Marcel Hug of Switzerland, the London Paralympics silver medalist. He is seeking his 3rd straight victory in the meet.

News source: NHKReloaded

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