Event Profile

About Hengshui Lake International Marathon

“Yangyuan • Six Walnuts Cup” Hengshui Lake International Marathon 2019 will begin at 7:30a.m. on September 22, 2019, running along the beautiful Hengshui Lake, with 20,000 participants. The race was initiated in 2012 . Since these 7 years, due to the great support from Hengshui Lake LOC and each of the Party Committee and the Government, the race has won many fans and high prestige because of its professional organization, considerate race service, the beautiful lake view with distinctive characteristics, beautiful course, excellent course record, and enthusiastic citizens, etc. Still 2018, the race has won the award of CAA “Gold Label Race” for 6 times, and in 2019, it got the honor of IAAF Road Race Gold Label, and become the ninth Chinese race holding “Double Gold”. It was ranked 23rd in the global world (2nd in China).


This year, Hengshui Lake Marathon will withhold the concept of “fitness, health, green, commonwealth, happiness”, to undertake the commitment of “planning at a high position, creating double-gold race records and improving city level”, and build Hengshui Lake Marathon to gain “new height, new image and new standard". The double gold standards will be strictly complied to improve race quality, enrich race content, optimize race environment, innovate the operation mode, better race service and strengthen the international promotion. With the safe, orderly, wonderful and perfect event organization, and more "international model" of the quality of the race, Hengshui Lake Marathon will show to the world as such an extraordinary race, one of the “world tops”, making itself as international as it can be, so as to present itself as a gift for 70th anniversary of the establishment of People’s Republic of China.