China hosted a virtual marathon instead due to COVID-19 outbreak


The city of Wuhan in China hosted a virtual marathon instead of the usual annual marathon, which took place on 12 April 2020. There were more than 70000 users who joined the marathon with around 41000 finishing the race which was tracked via the Keep fitness app.

Furthermore, Keep reported than half their participant did the race while indoors while the other half presumably did the race outside. With all that said, what are your thought on the city of Wuhan hosting an online marathon? Let us know on our Facebook page and for more updates like this, stay tuned to