GUNSAN, May 21 (Korea Bizwire) — A unique in-line skating marathon unfolding on an embankment in Saemangeum is to be held on June 7, according to the Jeonbuk In-Line Skating Association.
The marathon will cover roads between Bieung Port and Sinsido & Garyeokdo.
In-line skaters will be able to enjoy riding right next to the sea in five courses: a ‘50km competition,’ a ‘21km individual competition,’ a ‘21km group competition,’ an ’11km competition for children’ and an ‘11km non-competitive run.’
About 4,000 competitors and volunteer-personnel are expected to participate in the marathon.
Anyone can apply at the association’s web site (www.jbinline.com) until May 23. The fee is 30,000 won for the 50km and 21km courses and 20,000 won for the 11km courses.
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