01 February Friday

Istanbul BBSK to represent Turkey at the European Champion Clubs Cup Cross Country

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Athletics Team will represent Turkey in the European Champions Clubs Competition. The team, composed of Ramazan Özdemir, Alper Demir, Cihat Ulus, Muzaffer Bayram, Onur Aras, Bekir Karayel, will run for the medal in the championship for ECCC Cross Country to be held on February 3rd, 2019 in Mira, Portugal.

The competitions will be held in the categories of Men, Women, Men U-20, and Women U-20. A total of 365 elite athletes from 22 countries to be participating in the Senior Men's category and the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Sports Club will represent Turkey in the competition.

Ramazan Ozdemir, who is running for Istanbul BBSK is cross country expert with immense experience on this terrain.

A total of 208 athletes from 19 clubs of the countries including Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Great Britain, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain will take part in the competition along with Turkey in the Senior Men's category.

The Istanbul BBSK, which will join the competition move to Portugal today. Mr. Metin Kilik, Branch Manager of the BBSK of Club Athletics Branch; Mr. Mehmet Gündem, Branch Manager of BBSK Sports Club and BBSK athletes attended in the group.

The Kasımpaşa Sports Club will represent Turkey in the Senior women category. Fenerbahçe Sports Club and Darıca Municipality Sports Clubs will represent the country U-20 women category.


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