Landmark 30th year run of Pune International marathon


Three decades, and going strong at marathon

India’s one of the most prominent marathons is round the corner. The Pune marathon will be held on December 06, 2015. The run would begin at Khandoji Baba Chowk, Sambhaji Pool, Pune. So register for the event that has been encouraging runners across the world to challenge themselves and set new limits for themselves in the last 30 years.

This marathon brags about its categories with varied distances starting from 3.5 km to a full marathon. The categories of participation include Full marathon, Half marathon, 10K run ( Male & Female ), 5K run (Male & Female), Charity run (3.5 km), boys under 14 run (3.5 km),  girls under 14 run (3.5 km).

The Pune International Marathon is an annual event which was first held in 1983. The marathon of 2015 would be the 30th edition of it. They had their silver jubilee event in 2010. Runners from across the globe participated in this event.marathon

In 2011, the Pune International Marathon witnessed a crowd of 50,000 runners taking part in it.  The Athletics Federation of India has conferred the Pune International Marathon the status of National Marathon Championship.

This is a well known event across the world and is used as a platform to spread social messages and raise funds for the causes of charity. Short celebrity runs are organised as part of this event where celebrities and social figures increase awareness and raise funds for social causes.

The route of the Pune International marathon is well woven to ensure that the runners have a visual treat in the scenic beauty of the city. The runners will be rejoicing the beauty of nature and this will add to the experience of the run.

So, come join the marathon and run for as long as you can. Select the category that would best fit you. The motto should be to complete it and not to win it.

Regsiter now for the event at

Vimal Mohan

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