32 families took part in sport competitions, who competed in running and bicycle race, reports the media center of the capital akimat..
As a result of the event, the first place in the category from 9 to 11 was taken by the Ponomarev family (Maxim, Elena and son Maxim) from Stepnogorsk. For them, this victory is the second in a row.
"For us, participation in the family duathlon has become a certain tradition. Last year we were winners of competitions. This year we decided to repeat our success, we trained the year a little, and it turned out that we are among the best," the father of the family Maxim Ponomarev shared the joy of the victory with the media center correspondent.
The best sports family in the senior age category from 12 to 14 was the family of Vishnyakovs (Maxim, Inna and daughter Anastasia).
Winners of the competitions were awarded valuable prizes - household appliances, and children as a prize - a laptop.
Competitions for the family duathlon were held on September 10 as part of the celebration of Family Day in the capital's triathlon park. The family team had to overcome the distance with a total length of 4 km 300 m. The fathers of the family competed in the race at a distance of 2 km, then the relay was passed to the mothers who had travelled the same distance on the bike, and the smallest contestants - the children - ran 300 meters.
Competitions on the family duathlon were held with the support of the Department of Physical Culture and Sports of Astana and were devoted to the International Exhibition "Astana EXPO-2017".