Cold weather in China kills 21 in ultramarathon, sparking outrage

Athletics May 23, 2021

Cold weather in China kills 21 in ultramarathon, sparking outrage

Twenty-one people were killed when extremely cold weather struck during an ultramarathon in rugged Gansu province in northwestern China, sparking public outrage on Sunday over the lack of contingency planning. The 100-kilometer race began on Saturday from a scenic area at a bend in the ...