In this edition, we review two popular marathons held recently in India – Airtel Hyderabad Marathon and Guwahati Half Marathon, and share with you the results of women’s marathon in IAAF World Championships held in Beijing. Airtel Hyderabad Marathon sees record participation of 14,000 runners Airtel Hyderabad Marathon (AHM) took a big leap into the
After nine days of excitement, when new heroes were born and some old stars burned bright, the curtains came down on the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships today. Birds Nest stood witness as records were smashed, and new friendships fostered. The final day proved to be productive for the Indian contingent, with commendable performances from
Indian elite runners Nitender Singh Rawat and Kavita Raut won the inaugural Tata Steel Kolkata 25K held in Kolkata on Sunday. While Rawat clocked 1:19:39, Raut registered a timing of 1:33:39. This was the country’s first ever accredited 25km running event. Runners from all walks of life The 25k race saw an outpouring of numerous health
Distance running is making it’s presence felt in India (after the half marathon in Delhi in November). The biggest distance race in Eastern India, the Kolkata 25 k is set to be kicked off on Sunday, December 28th. The event will feature renowned runners like Sudha Singh, Kavita Raut, Lalita Babbar, Nitendra Rawat and Soji Mathew.