Running is one of the best morning or evening exercise that makes one fit, strong and tones the body muscles. People belonging to all the age groups can make the habit of running in the early mornings, this not only to cultivate good habits but also builds a healthy body. There are many marathons being conducted for the running on every Sunday in one or other part of the country. The main aim of the running events is not just competition, but to grow awareness regarding healthy body and fitness. Running events in Bangalore takes place very frequently; in general, there will be 5K, 10 K and 15 K runs only. So let look into the details of the running events that are going to be held in Bangalore.
Top running events in Bangalore in few days
- Monsoon Half Marathon
Monsoon Half Marathon is one of the upcoming running events in Bangalore to be held, the uniqueness of this running event is that it is a running in the rain program. This running event is organized by ZEALOFY, with the place being BBMP ground HSR layout, on Sunday 15th of July 2018. This event starts at 4:30 AM in the early morning and continues till 9:30 AM, where people of all age groups can participate along with the kids. The distances include 3K, 5K, 10K, 15K, 21K and entry fees are Rs.400/-, Rs.425/-, Rs.490/-, Rs.630/- and Rs.750/- respectively, all the participants are required to pay Rs.150/- additional if they want a t-shirt.
Every participant gets: Finisher medal, certificate, and refreshments.
Last date for registrations: 10th July for limited and 11th July noon for unlimited distances.
- Walkathon – Walk for health
Walkathon is a running event for keeping healthy and fit. This event takes place in the Lalbagh, around the botanical treasure in the mid of flora and fauna. It is organized by SAKKHI Travels, on Saturday 4th of August 2018, from 6:00 to 9:00 AM with distances being 2k, 3k, and 5k, while entry fee is just Rs.200/- for each person.
Every participant gets: Medals and complimentary juices.
- HSR 10K Freedom Run
HSR 10 K Run is conducted to achieve a greener and safer Bangalore city. This running event takes place in BBMP ground HSR layout, on 15th of August 2018, on the occasion of Independence Day with timings being 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM in the morning. The distances in this running event will be HSR 5k and HSR 10k with the entry fee being Rs.550/- and Rs.850/- respectively. This event is organized by Kaagaz Foundation an NGO organization.
Every participant gets: T-shirt, refreshments, and awards for the winners only.
Last date for registration: 5th August 2018
- Lets Run
Lets Run is the fitness run organized by D’cruze in the Indiranagar Basketball club on Sunday 9th September 2018 from 5:30 AM to 10:00 AM. The distances in this running event are 3k and 5k runs with the entry fee being Rs.500/- and Rs.600/- respectively. This running event is conducted with a cause to provide education for the underprivileged children.
Every participant gets: certificate, finisher medal, refreshments and awards for winners only.
All the above are some of the popular upcoming running events in Bangalore.