7 Upcoming Mumbai Marathons that shouldn’t miss!

In Marathons and Races, Mumbai, Upcoming Events by Surbhi Dhawan

  1. Hiranandani – Powai Run:
    Hiranandani Powai Run was conceptualized and started in 2012 – the first edition – started primarily with 3 causes: (a.) Community Building with the Hiranandani Powai area, (b.) To promote a better lifestyle, and (c.) to raise funds for social  projects. There were 2 distances – 4K and the 10K in the first 3 years. The turnout was close to 1500 people, back then. Organized by Rotary Club Mumbai Lakers aka RCML, the 2016 edition saw a turnout of 10,000+ runners, and even more runners are expected to participate this year.

    Book your spot!Distance categories: 21 KM, 10 KM and 5 KM.
    Date and time: 7th Jan 2018 | 5:30 AM – 10 AM
    What you get: Timing chip, T- shirt, Finisher’s Medal, Certificate and more.
  2. Kundalika River Marathon 2017:
    About the route: Kundalika is a beautiful river originating in the Western Ghats of Maharashtra and ending into the Arabian Sea near the creek at Roha. The river flows through thick forests and rice fields of a region of what was earlier the princely state of Bhor. Kundalika River/Kolad is 110 km from Mumbai and 100 km from Pune on the Mumbai-Pavel-Goa highway.This place is renowned for being an  adventure hub with White Water Rafting being very common, making it the perfect for a weekend getaway with a large group of friends, co-workers, or family.

    You also stand a chance to win the Kundalika Warrior medal, so join the fun at Kundalika River Marathon by RunBuddies Club, Pune.​

    Book your spot!

    Distance categories: 5KM  ​| 10KM | 15KM | 21KM | 50KM |12hr Solo & Corporate Relay
    Date and time: 25th November 2017 | 3:30PM onwards
    What you get: Timing chip (Optional), Finisher’s Medal & Certificate.

  3. IIT Bombay Half Marathon 2017:
    Fitizen India in association with IIT Bombay and Mood Indigo is organizing a half marathon on November 26, 2017– IITBHM (IIT Bombay Half Marathon) gives you once in an year opportunity to run inside the IIT Powai campus away from the traffic, noise and pollution that are characteristics of the most of the regular running routes in Mumbai.Distance categories: 21 KM, 10 KM and 5 KM.
    Date and time: 26th November 2017 | 5:30 AM – 10 AM
    What you get: Timing chip (for 21K & 10K), T- shirt, Finisher’s Medal, Certificate and more.

    Book your spot!About the route:
    IIT Bombay is a small township in itself. Rich in natural flora and fauna, the campus green cover has been maintained and even increased over the years. An island of green in between Mumbai’s concrete jungle , the campus at Powaiis spread across 550 acres, nestles among hills and is flanked by the Powaiand Vihar lakes. It is special both in terms of its physical beauty and location — a place where you can be away from the busy world, yet still be a part of it.
  4. Devils Circuit:
    Ever felt that adrenaline hit like you’re standing at the edge of the world? That one leap which knocks the wind out of you? Imagine all of that, on a 5km rugged track with 15 obstacles custom-built to test your physical and mental fitness! Swift Devils Circuit is the biggest obstacle run in India and its coming to your city. Eat. Slay. Sleep. Repeat! Forge new friendships, reinstate a few lost ones and have a gala time! Swift Devils Circuit is all about pushing your limits and reaching levels of an extraordinaire that you you’ve been hiding all this while. Play human foosball, dance with strangers, get insane pictures clicked and leave with an ever-lasting experience!Book your spot!

    Categories: Competitive, non-competitive, Legend’s Cup.
    What you get: Customised Devils Circuit Sweat-Free t-shirt, goodie bag with customised Devils Circuit bandana, and discount coupons, after-party with Live DJ, food, drinks, entertainment, dance floor, and more, refreshing glass of chilled Energy Drink at the end of the run, timing certificate and prizes for top 3 winners in the competitive category, Finisher’s Medal.

  5. Songs of Sunrise 21.1:
    Songs of Sunrise 21.1 is a Half Marathon and 10 Km run set in the pure, natural and green environment of the Aarey Milk Colony at Goregaon East, Mumbai. Come experience the fresh morning air, chirping of birds, warm earthy scent and maybe – a puddle along the way?

    Book your spot!

    Distance categories: 21 KM & 10 KM.
    Date and time: 5th Nov 2017 | 6:00 AM – 11 AM
    What you get: Timing chip, T- shirt, Finisher’s Medal, Certificate and more.

  6. The Mile Runners Half Marathon:
    Mile Runners India is a platform to spread social message and to raise funds for charitable/NGO cause.  The earnings from this event will be donated to ‘KHALSA AID’ –  an NGO run by the Sikh Community, with an aim to provide humanitarian aid in disaster-stricken areas and civil conflict zones around the world.

    Book your spot!

    Distance categories: 5KM  ​| 10KM | 21KM
    Date and time: 17 December 2017 | 5:00AM – 9:00 AM
    What you get: Timing chip (Optional), Finisher’s Medal & Certificate.

  7. 10k Intencity Run:
    With an objective of promoting green and healthy India, Andy Event Management is organizing India’s premier 10K running event across 10 cities. The Hyderabad Chapter for 10K Intencity Run comes with attractive cash prizes, medals for all winners, medals for all finishers, hot breakfast, bib, timing ship (optional), e-timing certificate (optional), and a small plant for planting (optional).

    Book your spot!

    Distance categories: 5KM  ​| 10KM | 21KM
    Date and time: 24 December 2017 | 5:00AM – 9:00 AM
    What you get: Timing chip (Optional), Finisher’s Medal & Certificate.

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