About running in Delhi
Which running events in Delhi are popular?
Delhi, The capital and the heart of India presents a wide range of marathons. Some of the popular running events in Delhi are: 1. The Great Delhi Run 2. Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 3. Delhi Half Marathon 4. IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon
About Airtel Delhi Half and Delhi Marathon-What are the distances covered?
Airtel Delhi Half Marathon is held annually presenting these race categories: Half Marathon Elite, Half Marathon, Open 10K Run, Great Delhi Run, Senior Citizen’s Run, and Champions with Disability. Then comes the IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon. Race categories include Full Marathon, Half-Marathon, 10K and 5K. Delhi has some very popular heritage sites like Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Red Fort etc. Trying the street food of Chandni Chowk is a must.
The Delhi Marathon is an annual marathon race organized by the Delhi Athletics Association and is part of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon race series. The marathon course starts and finishes at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi. The race route passes through the historic areas of Delhi, including the Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, and the India Gate. The Delhi Marathon was first held in 2006.