Iznik Ultra Marathon Report 2014

Since 2011, Turkey has a very unique long distance race and I was lucky to run the 3rd edition this April in the beautiful historical town of Iznik. Iznik formerly named Nicea is one of the oldest established towns in Anatolia. Ottoman Empire was also started its huge roots here. But before the connection from Bursa to Silk Road, Iznik was one of the most important stopovers with Mosques, food and drink facilities. The region is surrounded by olive trees and green fields. But on top of that, Turkey`s one of the largest lakes are here and this makes a 130km race circumnavigate it along with spectacular views. Okumaya devam et Iznik Ultra Marathon Report 2014