The organizers of Chisinau Marathon will hold the Grand Mersi Pasta Party


Today, September 30, in the Great National Assembly Square, the sportsmen who will participate tomorrow at one of the competitive distances will enjoy a delicious portion of pasta at the Grand Mersi Pasta Party.

Hours of working: from 17:00 till 19:00.

Pasta Party is one of the most known traditions among sportsmen-marathoners. Before the competitions, the runners eat pasta so that their organism could load itself with slow carbohydrates, which will help them cover one of the distances: 5, 10, 21 and 42 km.

This year, Pasta Party will be held for the first time right in the Great National Assembly Square, and not in a local restaurant. Right there, where on Sunday will be given the start of the third edition of Chisinau International Marathon. Sportsmen will taste the amazing pasta from the partner of marathon – Grand Mersi trademark. For participants pasta is free, and local citizens and guests of Chisinau, who will want to participate at Pasta Party, can enter on the territory only accompanied by a runner.

Besides keeping the marathon tradition, the participants of tomorrow races will listen to a short briefing, where the organizers will speak about the specifics of running long distances, and also about the strategy and behaviour on the route. Moreover, the organizers will reveal some secrets prepared for runners.