Turkmen athlete Isa Mammetgulyev took part in the 34th “SPAR Budapest Marathon”. The annual race in the Hungarian capital has been held in autumn since 1961. This year 31 thousand athletes from 90 countries of the world run the distance of 42.195 km.
– I enjoy running long distances since childhood, – said the athlete, one of the leaders of the national tennis team of Turkmenistan. – So I decided to try myself in this marathon.
Now Isa is engaged in Academy of the Slovak tennis player, the former fourth world racket in a single rating, the winner of nine tournaments of WTA Dominika Cibulkova.