BIG FM marathon
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First held in 2013, BIG Chandigarh Marathon is a yearly marathon that takes place in the month of March or April, and 92.7 BIG FM is back with its 6th season.

It is being presented by Green Lotus Saksham in association with The Chandigarh Administration, Chandigarh University, Chandigarh Tourism, Moody’s Photography Production, and Chandigarh Distance Runners and managed by Thrill Zone.

Every year, BIG Chandigarh Marathon is held with a theme for run. The theme for Season 6 is “Run for a Better Future”. #GoForIt is the marathon’s slogan for their 6th edition.

Any person who is 18 years or older can participate in the Marathon.

Many celebrities are also associated with the Marathon; Ninja, Harrdy Sandhu, Sargun, and Dr. Zeus.

A total of 2.4 lakhs will be awarded as cash prizes to the winners.

The registrations for the Marathon close on March 20, 2018.

Here are all the details you would like to know about the event:

Chandigarh Marathon
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BIG CHANDIGARH MARATHON 2018 DETAILS

DATE: April 1, 2018

TIME: 5:00 am onwards

VENUE: Chandigarh Club Ground, Sector 1

FEE: Rs. 500 per participant

THEME: Run for a better Future

This run is also touching upon the topics of better safety for everyone, better cleanliness of the city, better health for its citizens, thus making it a happier and the most desirable city for everyone to live in.

Chandigarh Club
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DISTANCE:

21 kilometers 

AGE CATEGORIES:

  • 18 to 35 Years 
  • 35 to 45 Years
  • 45 to 55 Years
  • 55 to 65 Years
  • 65+ Years

CASH PRIZES:

The cash prizes are for the top 3 winners, both Male & Female in each category.

1st Prize – 12000 INR

2nd Prize – 7000 INR

3rd Prize – 5000 INR

The participants will be awarded a T Shirt, Medal, Certificate, BIB with Timing Chip and also refreshments.

BIG Chandigarh Marathon
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HOW TO PARTICIPATE?

Liked the theme and would love to run for the cause? Give a missed call on 1800 1371 927 or visit http://www.bigchandigarhmarathon.com

By- Jhilmil Singh Yaduvanshi

Editor-in-chief: Savar Kaul

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