Mumbai Marathon 2018 route announced – key changes

With the construction work for Mumbai Marathon going on, the route for the 2018 Tat Mumbai Marathon will undergo minor changes. The metro work is currently going on, on a long stretch on the D.N Road (from Flora Fountain, Hutatma Chowk in South Mumbai).  To manage this, the route has been modified read more

Lucknow City Half Marathon back for third edition on Feb 11th

The half marathon in the city of Nawabs is back! Lucknow City Half Marathon, the run in the capital city, is into its third edition now and will be held on February 11.

Promising to provide a mega running carnival atmosphere, under some amazing weather and a perfect running route, organizers are sure read more

4500 people participate in Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Half Marathon

The 3rd edition of the Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Half Marathon witnessed a participation of around 4500 runners this Sunday, 14th January.

The most popular and the only professional Half Marathon of the city of Bhubaneswar was organized by Tata Steel in association with Odisha’s Sports and Youth read more

Runner targets fastest marathon in sari world record at Mumbai Marathon

Jayanthi Sampathkumar, a runner who lives in Hyderabad and works as an Engineering Manager at Microsoft, recently set the Guinness World Record for being the fastest marathon finisher in a sari. That was set in the Hyderabad Marathon in August 2017 when she ran the marathon in 4 hours 57 mins and read more

25 percent of runners at Mumbai Marathon from outside Mumbai

Now that’s an interesting report. A national daily has reported that around 25% of the participants at the iconic Mumbai Marathon, the biggest running event in India, are from outside the city.

Now, the report does not clarify if this number applies to the entire set of people registered across read more

Calicut half marathon by IIM Kozhikode students on Feb 25th 2018

After 8 successful editions of the Calicut mini-marathon, the students who organize the event are taking it to the next level, and adding a half marathon race as part of the event. This event has now become the biggest student organized run in India.

The theme for the 2018 edition is RUN FOR AN ECO-FRIENDLY read more

3 Delhi NCR runners run 276km through 3 states for right to education

3 runners from Delhi NCR, Manish Dhiman, Suraj Chadha, and Devender Chauhan ran from India Gate (Delhi) To Pink City (Jaipur) covering a distance of 276 KM over 3 days in November 2017 for the cause of education.

The thought which inspired these runners was that education is the birth right of every read more