Tata Mumbai Marathon 2018 pacer list announced

The 2018 Tata Mumbai Marathon pacers list has been announced. Below is an impressive list of 45 pacers who will play a crucial role in meeting the time goals of participants. Even the newly introduced category, the ‘Timed 10K’ has been provided with pacers. Whether you are looking at running read more

High court asks BMC to grant permission to Mumbai Marathon

Well, the usual bickering is going on for the upcoming Tata Mumbai Marathon on Jan 21st, between BMC and the marathon organizers. BMC is asking Procam to pay Rs 3.66 crore towards the “land fees, displaying advertisements and hoardings, and security deposit”. Procam last year paid about read more

Postponed Rajkot Marathon now to be held on Feb 18th

Rajkot Marathon, which was earlier postponed due to the recently concluded Gujarat assembly elections, is back on. The event will now happen on Feb 18th. This will be the 3rd edition of the Rajkot Marathon.

As per the organizers, the 2016 edition saw registrations from as many as 63,594 runners and read more

Mumbai Marathon 2018 finishers will receive two medals this time

Here is something interesting. For the first time ever, every 2018 Tata Mumbai Marathon finisher (full marathon only) will receive a two piece finisher medal. One for the finisher, and one specially crafted for the person who inspired the runner to run.

That person might be your local running coach, read more

15th edition of Tata Mumbai Marathon to see record participation

The 15th edition of the Tata Mumbai Marathon on January 21st will see 44,407 runners of over 30 nationalities participate in the six categories. Here is the event wise break up of the participation numbers:

Marathon – 6,955 runners
Half marathon – 14,950 runners
10 km run – read more

Elite field for Tata Mumbai Marathon 2018 announced

The top international and Indian elite field has been announced for the Tata Mumbai Marathon. Ethiopia’s Solomon Deksisa and defending women’s champion Bornes Kitur lead an impressive field announced today by organisers of the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2018, an IAAF Silver Label road race, read more

Ranjith Vijayan attempting Rubik’s cube record at Mumbai Marathon

Ranjith Vijayan, 39-year old software engineer is from Singapore (originally from Thrissur, Kerala), loves to run, and loves to solve the Rubik’s cube. And he is coming all the way to Mumbai to run the Tata Mumbai Marathon on Jan 21st and set up a world record for solving the Rubik’s read more

Interview with Vishal Adhau, the new 24 hours track running record holder

Last Sunday, something special happened on the tracks at the majestic Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi. At the 24 hours Stadium Run organized by NEB Sports, Vishal Adhau, a 31 years young runner from Pune, broke the highest recorded distance by an Indian for 24 hours run on track. read more

Surat Night Marathon on Feb 24th, 30,000 participants expected

Over 30,000 people, including 50 well-known athletes, are expected to take part in the night marathon to be held in the diamond city, Surat, on February 24th. It is being organized by the Destiny Group with the support of Surat police, Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC).

The event carries a prize read more

2nd edition of Madurai Marathon sees participation of 2000 runners

On Sunday, January 7th 2018, the second edition of the Madurai Marathon was organised on the ​Race Course road and saw participation from over 2,000 persons from the city and outside. 

The event was organised by Devadoss Hospital and Madurai City Corporation with the theme Health for All. Cleanliness read more