The 22th Mongolian Steppe International Marathon, initiated by Japanese citizens Fujawara and Kon Aya in 1996, will be held on 9th of September, 2018. Traditionally, athletes run in junior, senior and master categories with distances of 3, 5, 10 and 21 kilometers. While you running alongside country under the blue sky you will encounter herding livestock such as goats, sheep, horses, camels and cows. For runners who love nature, it is a "must attend" event. Participants from Japan China, Russia, South Korea and other countries are increasing every year.