Jointly Organized by Rajkot Municipal Corporation and Rajkot Police, Rajkot’s first ever Marathon race event was held on 24 January 2016, Sunday. Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 event was enjoyed and appreciated by Rajkotians and also from other City people. Almost 36000 people have joined the Half marathon race in Rajkot.
People have started arriving at the starting point early morning. Enthusiastic people also shared their selfies on Social Media. Indian Cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara was a brand ambassador for the Half Marathon 2016 so opening ceremony was done by him.
Here we have a list of 1st Half Marathon in Rajkot 2016 Winners Category wise:
Men (21 KM) (<45 Years):
Simion Kiplagat Too – 1 h: 04 m: 02 s
Men (21 KM) (45-60 Years):
Pandurang Tanaji Patil – 1 h: 22 m: 29 s
Men (21 KM) (Above 60 Years):
Chhaganlal P Bhalani – 2 h: 00 m: 23 s
Rajkot City Men:
Ravikiran Rajaram Bhagat – 1 h: 22 m: 02 s
Winner Team (21 Km):
Athlete Eco Team
Women (21 KM) (<40 Years):
Etsegenet Mola Zegeye – 1 h: 20 m: 43 s
Women (21 KM) (40-55 Years):
Paras Suhash Jatania – 2 h: 30 m: 15 s
Rajkot City Women:
Gohil Manisha Hemantbhai – 1 h: 39 m: 22 s
Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 event had qualifying time for Team event 2:30 Hrs and for other 3:00 Hrs. the Certificates will be given to the candidates who complete the run. The list of winners for Rajkot Half Marathon 2016 is provisional. The final list may have some changes.
So have you participated in Rajkot’s 1st Half Marathon 2016??? How was Your Experience???
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