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China-Myanmar “Ruili-Muse” International Marathon starts registration

Updated:2017-10-22 14:01:50   Dehong Tuanjie Daily

You may participate in many marathons, but how about running a marathon between two countries. On December 31, the 2017 China-Myanmar “Ruili-Muse” International Marathon will be held and its registration starts recently. 

The cross-border marathon includes a full marathon, a half marathon and an eight-kilometer running race. The winner will be awarded a prize of 10,000 Yuan for the full and half marathon. For Myanmar runners, special awards and “paukphaw friendship award” will be presented. 

Located in west Yunnan’s Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture, Ruili is a city on the China-Myanmar border. It is a National Key Development and Opening-up Pilot Zone. After years of development and opening up, Ruili now sees increase Sino-Myanmar trade, and more and more Myanmar people come to work in Ruili. Muse is a town also on the Sino-Myanmar border and is close to Ruili. (File photo of 2016 Ruili Marathon, from Dehong Tuanjie Daily)

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