1st Shimla Half Marathon on Oct 4th

Running and Living is organizing the first edition of the Shimla Half Marathon on Sunday, Oct 4th. What makes it even better is that it is a long weekend on account of Oct 2nd being the national holiday, so great time to spend with your family, and enjoy a great half marathon in the hills. I am really looking forward to being there!

Following runs are part of the event:

  • Half Marathon – 21km Start time: 7.00 AM
  • Fun Run – 6km Start time: 8.00 AM

Registrations to the event are open and can be done here.

Event website: http://runningandliving.com/half-marathon-shimla.html

Route: A great scenic route amongst the hills of Shimla. It is a loop course which starts at PeterHof hotel, passes Vidhan Sabha, Scandal Point,  towards the Mall, onto CM’s residence, St. Bedes Chowk, Snowdown Hospital, past Lakkar Bazaar and back to PeterHof hotel. Thats the first loop and then we do this one more time!

Facilities: Like all events organized by Running and Living, expect the best here, proper hydration, medical support, toilets on route

Entry Fees: Rs 200/- for the Half Marathon and Rs 100/- for the 6K run. Medals and certificate for every Half Marathon finisher, and certificate for all 6K finisher.


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