HUBBALLI: The third edition of “Hubballi Half Marathon” will be held in Hubballi on November 19 and already over 1,000 enthusiasts have registered for it.
Hubballi Fitness Club (HFC) is organizing the third edition of ‘Hubballi Half Marathon’ from KLEIT premises located opposite to Hubballi airport on November 19 at 5:30 pm.
HFC, an association of professionals and people from different walks of life, has been organising the event with an objective of promoting healthy lifestyle habits and marathon running.
Speaking to media persons, coordinators of HFC Maheshkumar Shankar and S.P. Baligar told that apart from the half marathon (21.1 km) for athletes above the age of 18, there will be two more categories — 10-km run and 5 km- run for athletes in the age group of 12 to 18. Total prizes worth Rs. 3.5 lakhs are to be won.
Amit Samarth, the only Indian to complete Race Across America (RAAM) and Iron Man contest, will flag off the half marathon and he will also be interacting with the participants on the eve of the event.
The last date for registration is November 12 and 10 counters have been set up in Hubballi-Dharwad for registration.
For online registration visit www.youtoocanrun.com. For further details, call Ph.: 9880188641 / 9880084769.