Retro (reverse) driving he participated in 2008 World Retro Running Championship "in which the first and Turkey is accepted as the first reversal runner Omar Lion, Vodafone 40th Istanbul Marathon to pay attention to the improvement of social and business life in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) The 10 kilometer long course is reversed.
This year's "Fresh Istanbul Run for Tomorrow", organized under the theme Vodafone 40 Istanbul Marathon, Roche Turkey leadership, Turkey, Black Sea, Izmir and Adana established with the support of the MS Association "MS Platform" members also participated.
"MS is not what you think. Move on to MS's leader, continue to your life!" The platform, which launched a new move with its message, followed Aslan in the marathon.
To pay attention to MS, Aslan, who ran the marathon, successfully hit the 10-kilometer breed that he started at the Altunizade point, at the Eminönü point.
Aslan, pre marathon AA correspondent, said in a statement, 15-year sport is intertwined, today's marathon MS Platform members and MS patients to run back to support, he said.
Underlined that Turkey wants recognition of MS Lion, when placed in contrast to the known early diagnosis of these patients can continue to express their normal lives, he said:
"I will run back to Eurasia Marathon today to pay attention to this disease. My goal in the competition is to run 10 kilometers without accident without reason, in a healthy, remarkable way. Our main goal is to run back and run awareness of MS- patients. I'll try to finish. "
"We want to inform society here"
Turkey and chairman of the MS Society of Neurology Specialist Tobacco Melih an MS patient he is close and that he therefore involved in the association.
Tütüncü said that MS is a disease caused by confusion of the immune system and is more common in women between the ages of 20 and 40 years.
Also referring to the goals of joining the marathon as a platform said Tütüncü:
"The sooner we notice the disease, the sooner we begin to treat, and the more we control the patients. For this we want to raise awareness about society and ask a neurologist to consult early when complaints develop. We want to inform society here."
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