ONE OF THE COUNTRY'S most beloved races, the Auroville Marathon will be taking place on Sunday, February 14th in Pondicherry. This would be the race’s 9th edition overall.
Over 10,000 women participated in Pinkathon 2016 which was held in Bangalore on 31st January. The annual race is held cross multiple cities in India to raise awareness on the importance of women’s health and breast cancer.
On November 2015, members of Chennai Runners, the not-for-profit club that organizes the Chennai Marathon, were deep in the midst of event preparation when the city was hit by one of the worst rains in its history.
The My Country Run organized by the JGI Group, has one main agenda when it kicks off in Bangalore on 31st January –- it is to get the youth of the nation active and fit.
There is a clan of running junkies who aren’t satisfied with a mere marathon, they just want to keep running. Thankfully if you’re in India, there are plenty of ultra marathons to choose from in the course of the year.
THE NEW DELHI MARATHON will take place in the city on 28th February 2016. India’s Test Cricket captain, Virat Kohli will be the ‘Face of the Event’ which will see more than 15,000 participants take to the streets on the last Sunday of February
LALITA BABAR on Friday said she will be competing in the women's 3,000 metres steeplechase at the upcoming Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, also adding that the Mumbai Marathon will give her the much needed confidence ahead of the Games.
NITENDRA SINGH RAWAT on Sunday set a new Mumbai Marathon course record of 2:15:48 hours by an Indian while his compatriots Gopi T. and Kheta Ram came second and third, respectively, to automatically qualify for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics
WITH THE CONCLUSION of the Mumbai Marathon on January 17th, 2016, the running calendar for 2015 is officially over. While most runners would be taking some time to recover from the season, it’s never too early to start planning out the races you can participate in 2016. Here’s our top pick of races you could participate in this year.
REGISTRATIONS FOR THE 2016 EDITION of IL&FS Financial Services (IFIN)annual ‘I Run for Fun’ have opened with the event organized by India’s leading non-banking finance company entering its fourth year, the company announced.