The Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) in association with Rajkot City Police will organize Rajkot city’s first “Half Marathon” on 24th January 2016. Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 will be of 21 km run. RMC Commissioner Vijay Nehra said that “A special website has been launched for registration purpose. The “Half Marathon” termed it as “Grand” event.
Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 Date:
24 January 2016
Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 Starting Point:
Race Course Ground, Rajkot
Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 Ending Point:
150 ft Ring Road, Rajkot
Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 idea/Concept is to create awareness about traffic and cleanliness. Vijay Nehra said that “We are expecting that over 12,000 people will participate in this half marathon. And athlets from across the country will be aproached to take part in this half marathon.
Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 Categories, Distance and Participation Fees:
Half Marathon Run:
Race Distance: 21 Km
Fees: Rs 300
Race Distance: 10 Km
Fees: Rs 200
Race Distance: 5 Km
Fees: Rs 100
Senior Citizen Run:
Race Distance: 2.5 Km
Fees: Rs 100
Differently Abled Citizen run:
Race Distance: 1 Km
RMC official said that the fund will collect through the event will be equally utilized for traffic education fund and cleanliness driver (Swachhta Nidhi).
The Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 event has been divided in six categories — half marathon (21 km), Dream Run (10km), Fun Run (3-5km), Veteran Run (2.5km), Special run for physically handicapped (1 km) and team event.
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