Rio Winner Eliud Kipchoge To Run ADHM 2016

 

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This has got to be the biggest news ever at Airtel Delhi Half Marathon.

ADHM gets the biggest name in distance running for 2016 edition!!! Eliud Kipchoge won the marathon at Rio Olympics and is the third fastest marathoner ever (2:03:05), behind Dennis Kimetto (2:02:57) and Kenenisa Bekele (2:03:03).
* Winner of World Marathon Majors (WMM) series title last season
* Leads this season’s WMM over Bekele
* Has an average marathon finish time of 2:04:22
* Has won 7 out of 8 marathons he has run till now

He is already being labeled as the “Greatest Marathoner of All Time”, and possibly a candidate to break the world record at the next Berlin Marathon. Well, ADHM is a half and Kipchoge doesn’t have strong half credentials yet, so we’ll see how this one goes.

Can’t wait to see the man himself.

Kipchoge says he still wants to break the marathon world record but won’t put a timeline on an attempt. He currently holds the second-fastest time in history, a 2:03:05 he set in April at the London Marathon. He has also won the Chicago and Berlin marathons.

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ADHM Registrations Closed? Register For Grand Prix Run!

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It’s Sept 30th, and that means its the last date to book your Grand Prix Run ticket at the special early bird rates. From tomorrow, the rates go up a bit. You would also have seen that the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon registrations closed yesterday. If you want to experience a well organized run with great support and volunteers, fantastic venue, the best racetrack in India actually, chip-timed, simply put, there will not be better race to capture all that.

Event Categories

  • Half Marathon
  • 10K, 5K, 3K Runs
  • 5K * 4 Relay

What you get when you register for the Grand Prix Run?

  • Run on India’s best racetrack.
  • Enjoy the lovely mid-December Delhi NCR weather.
  • Complete support for every runner, slow or fast. We don’t pack our stuff till you do.
  • Extended 4 hours support for runners looking to do their long run as part of Mumbai Marathon training, at no extra cost. Just register for 21K, and rest is free!
  • Beautiful F1 themed finisher medal and online timing certificate
  • Event chip-timed by Timing Technologies, the best in class timing solutions in India. 
  • Event is expected to get recognition as a 2017 Mumbai Marathon qualifier
  • A variety of events to meet the needs of every runner, from 3K to Half Marathon, including a Kids only run.
  • No problems of traffic, police, red-lights, etc. You own the track on Dec 13th!
  • All this, at really value for money prices. 

Register for the event at Grand Prix Run website and take advantage of early birds rates ending on October 1st.

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