Jodhpur Half Marathon, An Initiative to Increase Awareness For Health and Fitness
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Jodhpur Half Marathon, An Initiative to Increase Awareness For Health and Fitness


JODHPUR HALF MARATHON is an initiative by ‘I Am Sports‘ to increase awareness of health and fitness among Jodhpuries and others. Jodhpur is famous for its Khaan Paan, Jiman, Sweets, Mirchi-bada (Namkeen) and Jodhpuries too believe in eat ‘healthy and live healthy’. After Jiman full of ghee, oil, now its time to learn how to burn those calories to live fit and healthy.

Our Member of Parliament, Minister of State for Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Shri Gajendra Singh Ji Shekhawat, fondly known as Gajju Banna, Mayor of Jodhpur Nagar Nigam Shri Ghanshyam Ji Ojha, JDA President Shri Mahendra Ji Rathore along with many dignitaries and celebrities will be there to flag off the Jodhpur Half Marathon and encourage the runners. Jodhpur Half Marathon is a DELIGHTFUL BLEND OF Run & Experience


JODHPUR HALF MARATHON is an initiative to increase awareness of health and fitness in the smaller towns and cities of India while encouraging runners across the country to travel to unique destinations and make the most of their visit.

  • DATE TIME: Sun February 11, 2018, at 06:00 am
  • VENUE: Barkatullah Khan Stadium, Jodhpur Rajasthan, Jodhpur
  • ROUTE: Stadium ->Medical College ->Rotary Circle ->Flyover ->Panch Batti Circle ->Ratanada -> Stadium

Jodhpur, the second largest city in Rajasthan is popularly known as the Blue City, Sun City. The name is clearly befitting as most of the architecture – Havelis and even houses near to Mehrangarh Fort and other palaces, temples, are built in vivid shades of blue. The strapping fort and palaces that tower this magnificent city sum up to a spectacle, that nobody wants to miss.

We all have our lows and downs in life but it is our grit and determination that will set us apart! Are you that resilient fighter who overlooks all odds in life and moves on because all they have is Faith! A faith in themselves and that faith sees them through obstacles and help them emerge winners.

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I Am Sports’, organizer of this event invites all runners and Jodhpuries to Come explore the wonders and sites that Jodhpur has to offer you while delivering the health message. There’s always so much to see and experience the Jodhpur Half marathon in Rajasthan.

All Registered Participants will get BIB with Timing Chip*, T-shirt, Refreshment, Finisher Medal, Certificate.

Surprise Takeaway For Runners from Other Place

Lovely weather, a long weekend and the rich Rajasthani hospitality and culture offer a unique blend for you and your family to visit Jodhpur and combine your visit with a unique running experience.

Surprise Takeaway For Runners from Jodhpur

This is first time half marathon in our blue city, so this is a moment of pride and learning experience. You can take part in the marathon and make it a huge success and deliver the message “ Jodhpuries Eat Healthy and Live Healthy”.

Jodhpur Half Marathon Race Categories

1) 21.1K Half Marathon – Competitive Run

Distance – Half Marathon 21.1 Km

Age: 18 to 85 years by February 11, 2018

Gender: Male or Female

2) 10K Timed Run – Competitive Run

Age: 15 to 85 years by February 11, 2018

Distance: 10 km

Gender: Male or Female

3) 3K Timed Run – Competitive Run

Age: 8 to 85 years by February 11, 2018

Distance: 3 km

Gender: Male or Female

4) 1K Costume Run – Fun Run

Age: 1 to 12 years by February 11, 2018

Distance: 1 km

Gender: Male or Female

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Race Category Distance Gender Allowed Age Price
21.1 KM Timed Run Half Marathon 21.1 Km Male or Female 18 to 85 years by 2018-Feb-11 INR 750.00
10 KM Timed Run 10K Male or Female 15 to 85 years by 2018-Feb-11 INR 650.00
3 KM Timed Run 3K Male or Female 8 to 85 years by 2018-Feb-11 INR 450.00
1 KM Costume Run 1K Male or Female 1 to 12 years by 2018-Feb-11 INR 350.00

The last date to register online for Jodhpur Half Marathon is February 08, 2018. Online Registration will close on the same day. There would be a chance for runners to register on the spot, who missed the online registration but that too limited.

Click Here To register – https://events.indiarunning.com/Member/Event/Registration?Id=359&CategoryId=1123

About I AM SPORTS

IAM Sports aims at promoting and developing sports in India, supporting and encouraging people to care about fitness, along with promoting a healthy lifestyle amongst the urban population.

With I AM SPORTS – I AM WHO I BELIEVE I CAN BE!

I Am Tolerant!

I Am Resilient!

I Am a Fighter!

I Am my own Hero!

I AM SPORTS!!

I AM WHO I BELIEVE I CAN BE!

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What about you?

IF you are that fighter or you believe you can be one, I AM SPORTS welcomes you with open arms for With I AM SPORTS – I AM WHO I BELIEVE I CAN BE!

All our races are friendly to people with special needs. Our event has a vision of run with a cause and engages with different NGOs providing a platform for them to get visibility and help raise funds. IAM SPORTS strongly advocates environment-friendly practices with minimal usage of plastic and paper in its events.

Organizer Email: iamsports.india@gmail.com

Contact #: 7073044455

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