|Bui The Anh. — File Photo
HA NOI (VNS) — Bui The Anh won the National Marathon Tournament organised by the Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper in Vinh Yen City, Vinh Phuc Province, on March 22.
Competing for the Military Team, Anh finished first with a time of 2:26:11, followed by Hoang Nguyen Thanh of Binh Phuoc and Nguyen Van Long, an individual competitor.
On the women's side, Hoang Thi Thanh of the Military Team won with a time of 2:52:48. The runners-up were Lam Thi Thuy of Binh Phuoc and Leo Thi Tinh of Son La.
In addition, Khanh Hoa emerged as the victor in the team event, with Ha Noi and Vinh Phuc taking second and third positions, respectively.
As many as 218 athletes from across the country participated in the 56th chapter of the event, which offered total prize money of US$7,500. — VNS