The online registration of 2019 Wuhan Marathon ended at 10:00 a.m. on January 6, 2019. And the record-high number of applicants amounted to 155,093, an increase of 11.3 percent year on year, according to official statistics released by Wuhan Marathon Organizing Committee.

The full marathon attracted 66,554 applicants, jumping by 26.05 percent than the previous year, with the number of applicants for the half marathon reaching 55,587, up 18.53 percent.

The male applicants accounted for 69.18 percent. And applicants from other provinces (including other countries) took up 69 percent, witnessing the top three provinces and municipalities with the largest number of applicants, namely, Guangdong, Beijing and Hunan, ranging from 16 years old to 85 years old.