The Great India Marathon 2016 – Chennai

The Great India Marathon 2016Marathons are making headway to spotlight among health/sports events. With so many organizations conducting marathons and running events, the trend is promoting various noble charitable causes. This is mainly organized to bring together people from different sectors and locality to unify for a specific cause. Usually marathons are held on weekends and public holidays for the convenience of the participants. If you are one among the marathon runners, loving such events, then you have yet another opportunity coming ahead.

The Great India Marathon 2016

Marathon events are indeed a chance for individual to test their endurance levels. Running for a distance of 10kms per day can be a different level of challenge for many. However, beginners can gradually practice their running challenge with lower distance marathons like 3km and 5 km runs.

Moreover, events like marathons are a necessity for creating aspirations for running and spreading the message of physical fitness. Along with that, running for noble causes brings a sense of social responsibility and contentment.

Marathons organized to create awareness for a particular cause helps the message reach thousands across the country. It will pave way to spread the message effectively to a greater audience.

Running marathons in different locations helps explore new landscapes. That too, in a beautiful country like India, it is an opportunity to run in backdrop of a coastal beach and admire the Mother Nature. Such an experience would be heart-warming. It could be a not-so-common opportunity to let go that easily.

Apart from all that, running with a group of co-runners creates a chance to meet new people. You get to know what other runners are up to and can start making new friends with the running community. This will be a promising way to keep up with your fitness regime regularly with active co-runners from your own locality. Taking part in such a marathon event is always a pleasurable experience.

If you are ready to pitch in for a marathon run, then there is an opportunity this month. The Great India Marathon 2016 is an upcoming marathon event conducted in Chennai. For those who want to participate and experience a newfound pleasure, here is it what to do.

Information about The Great India Marathon 2016

The Great India Marathon 2016 is a ‘Run for Indian Army’. The event is organized to bring awareness about the Indian Army and to raise funds for it. The marathon is flagged-off at the famous Marina Beach Light House. This marathon has three categories – 10K run, 5K run, and 3k run.

DATE: 27th November 2016, Sunday,

TIME: 5:30 am onwards

VENUE: Marina Beach, Light House.

REGISTRATION: check out the Goeventz portal

The flag-off time for the event starts from 5.30 am in the order of 10km, 5km, and 3km.

Participants will receive a Bib number, T-shirt, and kit bag at the Bib distribution center. After the event, every participant will receive a Finisher Medal, Refreshment, and Completion Certificate. You can download the Completion certificate post completion of the event from the provided link.

Group / Corporate registrations / Schools will get a citation for maximum registrations.

How to Register for the Event?

Registering for The Great India Marathon 2016 event can be made through the goeventz portal.

Click here to register.

You can book your tickets online with the required details. You can choose one from the three categories (10k, 5k, and 3k run). Soon after registering, you will receive the details through mail or mobile. Registered participants will receive information regarding the event details and routing map through mailer. If you want to know further details regarding the event, you can visit Goeventz.

[FYI, the Goeventz payment gateway is completely safe and secure to use.]

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  1. vidya says:

    Thanks for the information.

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