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“Ganja Marathon-2017” took place in Ganja city, following the Heydar Aliyev Foundation’s initiative, September 17. Over 11,000 people participated in the marathon. The competition covered capital Baku, regions of the republic, and different countries. The event took place under the slogans “Make history by your willpower” and “Be with us at the Marathon”. Government representatives...

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“Baku Marathon-2017” took place, April 30, following the Heydar Aliyev Foundation’s initiative. Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva and Arzu Aliyeva joined the marathon. Before the start, a group of mass media representatives that covered the last year’s marathon were presented awards. Organized under the slogan “Conquer the Wind”, the marathon...

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On January 27, the opening of the 33rd Snow Polo World Cup took place in the city of Saint Moritz. Baku hosted the first European Championship for Arena Polo in 2015 and the World Cup for Arena Polo in 2013, 2014 and 2016. The national team of Azerbaijan was awarded a gold medal at the European Championship. Within the Snow Polo World Cup arranged from January 27 to January 29...

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On December 3, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and Mrs Mehriban Aliyeva attended the inauguration of the Child-Youth Chess School constructed in Tartar following the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. With total area of 1300 square metres, the three-storied building has administrative rooms, laboratories, and assembly and games halls...

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Held under the slogan of “Conquer the wind”, following the Heydar Aliyev Foundation’s initiative, “Baku Marathon 2016” ended with rewarding the winners. Fans gathered at the Baku Olympic Stadium supported “conquerors of the wind”. The finishing line and rewarding ceremony too were at the Baku Olympic Stadium. At the marathon...