On Nov 26th, the 7th annual of Osaka Marathon was held. 2 athletes of Bhutan invited by FGC/SEISA group, and 3 athletes of Eritrea invited by Osaka Marathon committee with the support of FGC/SEISA group participated. Kaleab Ghilagabr from Eritrea made the grand victory in 2:12:03. Other 2 Eritrean athletes, Tesfamariam Gashazghi won the 3rd prize in 2:19:33 and Fikadu Kibreab got the 8th prize in 2:25:00. Sangay Wangchuk from Bhutan achieved the new national record of Bhutan by more than 4 minutes.
Below are the results of athletes from Eritrea and Bhutan
Kaleab Ghilagab (Eritrea) 2:12:03 Rank: 1
Tesfamariam Gashazghi (Eritrea) 2:19:34 Rank: 3
Fikadu Kibreab (Eritrea) 2:25:00 Rank: 8
Sangay Wangchuk (Bhutan) 2:34:00 Rank:33
Nima Yoezer (Bhutan) 2:43:28 Rank:126
After Osaka Marathon, athletes from Eritrea and Bhutan are going to stay in Oiso, Kanagawa and will participate an interexchange event of SKY project.