The 12th edition of Delhi’s most exciting event, Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2016 is all set to get underway on Sunday, 20th November 2016. The Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM) is one of the important and largest sporting events of Delhi and people participates not only from India but also from abroad. It is expected to have participation over 34,000 participants from across the world.
The Delhi Half Marathon is recognized by Association of International Marathon and Distance Races (AIMS) as well as the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). One of the world’s most prestigious half marathons, Delhi Half Marathon is labeled as Bronze Label Road Race.
Dilip Jayaram, CEO, Procam International, promoters of the marathon said, “Running has been the only sport that has been able to create this unique facet, where athletes and them pounding the pavement gives back so many fold. The last edition of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon has directly impacted 15,0000 individuals across sectors.”
The participants you may get see this year are Asafa Powell, Jamaican Olympics gold medallist, and Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge.
If you want to register for Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2016 then sorry you have missed the chance. The registration for the marathon closed for the year 2016. If you have already registered for the event then here are complete details about the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2016.
Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2016 Details
Date: November 20.
Total distance: 21.097 kms.
Start/finish site: JLN Stadium (Lodhi Road, New Delhi).
Prize money for winners: $27,000.
Race categories: Half marathon, Great Delhi Run, Senior Citizens’ Run, Champions with Disability Run.