upcoming running events in delhi

ADHM is Over, But Here are 8 Awesome Races That You Should Consider Running

ADHM has become one of the biggest events in Delhi and a gold standard for other races to adhere to. As the event is over, whether you ran or skipped, you must be feeling the void.

Fortunately for Delhites, ADHM is not the only racing event in the upcoming calendar. Here is a brief of the major events in the Delhi NCR region coming soon to fill the void left by ADHM for runners.

1. The 10th Gurgaon Running and Living marathon and a half

upcoming running events in delhi

This race is one of the better-known marathons, which has been organized for the past 10 years annually.  There is also a Run expo held, which apart from being a great place to check out latest running gear is also to meet other runners and make friends.

Date: 3rd December 2017

Location: Club Florence, Sushant Lok II, Gurgaon

Category & Price: 5k – 1000, 10k – 1500, half marathon – 2000, full marathon – 2500, Ultra run – 3000 INR.

Registration: https://www.runningandliving.com/gurgaon-marathon-and-a-half/

2. Adidas Uprising

upcoming running events in delhi

The unique thing about Adidas Uprising is that it is much more than a race or marathon. The races are part of a bigger sporting extravaganza to be held during 2nd-3rd December 2017. The sporting events include leather ball, basketball, football, badminton, Tennis, Zumba workout and Yoga sessions. The Running categories are time 5k and 10k and untimed 5k races to be held at Buddh Circuit, Greater Noida.

Date: 3rd December 2017

Location: Buddh International Circuit: Jaypee Sports City, Greater Noida.

Category & Price: 5k – 100, 10k – 700, Half marathon – 700 INR.

Registration: https://in.bookmyshow.com/sports/adidas-uprising/delhi

3. Super Sikh Run

upcoming running events in delhi

This race has the mission of perpetuating universal brotherhood boldly communicated through its tagline. 15% of Ticket Sales of the Super Sikh Run 2017 will be contributed towards the Global Humanitarian Organization Khalsa Aid. This race is open to runners of all races, faiths, and backgrounds. It is a race festival celebrating Humanity. A fun-filled run at heart SuperSikh Run is committed to serving humanity through a series of initiatives. The races organized are chip timed. The event is being organized on 10th December 2017 at 6 am. The overwhelming success of the first edition of this race held in 2016 can be regarded as an indicator of this year’s race.

Date: 10th December 2017

Location: Gurudwara Rakabganj Sahib, New Delhi

Category & Price: 5k – 850, 10k – 1050, half marathon – 1350 INR.

Registration: https://www.townscript.com/e/super-sikh-run-2017-240031

4. 12 Hour Stadium Run

upcoming running events in delhi

This is a race of a different kind catering to those who want to test their stamina and patience in the solo/relay 6 hours and 12 hours runs. They are also organizing a carnival for spectators with music, food, and fun. Being held inside the stadium means less exposure to the elements of the environment and as such lesser threat from the high pollution on the roads.

Date: 10th December 2017

Location: Tyagaraj Stadium, New Delhi

Registration: https://www.townscript.com/e/12-hr-stadium-run-131211

5. 10k Intercity Delhi Run

upcoming running events in delhi

The objective of this race is Green and healthy India and to bring out an athlete in us. To be held on 28th January 2018 at Nehru Stadium, this event is committed to a charity for the ex-Olympians and their sporting academies through their charity partners – Indian Olympian Association.

Date: 28th January 2018

Location: JLN Stadium, New Delhi

Category & Price: 2k -152, 5k – 383, 10k – 686 INR.

Registration: http://delhi.10kintencity.com/

6. 2nd Noida Grand Marathon

upcoming running events in delhi

The success of its inaugural edition has raised the expectations of the runner for this race. This event will be held on 11th February 2018 at 4 am in the morning at Sector 132, Noida. The different race categories consist of races from 3kms for the beginners to 52.2kms for runners looking for a challenge.

Date: 11th February 2018

Location: Jaypee Hospital, Sector 132, Noida

Category & Price: 5k -600, 10k – 800, Half marathon – 900, Full marathon -1200, Ultra run – 1200 INR.

Contact: +91-9717112084; info@pikusports.com

Registration: https://in.explara.com/e/ngm2

7. 3rd Bonta Trail-a-Thon

upcoming running events in delhi

A well-kept secret in the running community, Bonta offers one of the most stunning trails in Delhi. This alone makes it a must-attend event for runners, and more so for people who are not aware of the existence of such a mesmerizingly beautiful forest in Delhi. The race will be held on 11th February 2018 at the Bonta ridge. Bonta being a forest is a natural habitat for wildlife – Peacocks, Rabbits, Monkeys, making this race unique and distinctive from other races.

Date: 11th February 2018

Location: North Campus, University of Delhi, Kamla Nehru Ridge.

Category & Price: 5k – 900, 10k – 900, Half marathon – 900 INR.

Registration: https://in.explara.com/e/bonta-trail-a-thon

8. IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon 2018

upcoming running events in delhi

Run for a cause, run for your healthy life yes, you catch it right. IDBI again come with some fascinating New Delhi Marathon, which surely inspires more people to run for good cause in an upcoming episode in the categories of 5k Swacch Bharat run, Full and a half run Marathon. The event is organized by NEB sports and NIDIJM. An exciting part of this Marathon is that first 1000 register participant’s get chance to win a customised in training t-shirt.

Date: 25th February 2018

Location: JLN Stadium

Category & Price: 5k – 650, 10k – 850, Half marathon – 1350, Full marathon – 1550 INR.

Contact: +919206265087; contact@nebsports.in

Registration – www.newdelhimarathon.com

This list of races is not inclusive of all the races that one can run in the Delhi NCR region. This is just a glimpse of the throve of events upcoming the region for runners.

If we have missed any awesome event, feel free to mention in comments.