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The Great Shivaji Half Marathon
May 25, 2014
The Great Shivaji half marathon was ISR’s first big event sponsored by Hon. Mr. Pramod Nimhan. This event was held on 25th may 2014 in Pune. About 2500 participants from across the country participated in the event. The event started early morning at 6 AM. Major categories were 10km & 21 km. The marathon was flagged off at Shambhaji statue, Deccan. 10 km finish was set at Bavdhan while 21 km finish was set at Shivaji Statue, Balewadi Sports Complex. With over 250 volunteers ,the route was marked perfectly. Water points and energy drink points were placed every 2 km ,along with a fruit snack at finish lines. Transportation back to the start (Deccan) was arranged. The event had media coverage and was also covered by official photographers and videographers at all points
. The Great Shivaji Half marathon was a timed marathon and was officially registered MAHARASHTRA AMETURE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION (MAAA) marathon and a SCMM qualifier. Participants who ran for 10 km & 21km were provided with a timing chip. Accurate finish time was specified on the participants certificate. All finishers were given a finisher medal and finishing Certificate. Prizes worth Rs.10 lacs were distributed amongst the winners of all categories.