As the Western Naval Command commemorates its Golden Jubilee this year, the 3rd edition of the IndianOil WNC Navy Half Marathon is back after two successful editions in 2016 and 2017 and promises to be bigger, better and stronger.
The IndianOil WNC Navy Half Marathon has always been about scaling new heights and introducing new features to make the event a better and a memorable experience for the runners.
* The event is scheduled to be held on Sunday, 18th November 2018 at MMRDA R2 ground, BKC, Mumbai and is open for participation to all civilians, including foreign nationals.
* The registrations commence on Sunday, 15th July 2018 and each registered participant will receive high-quality dry-fit Proline T-Shirt, Finishers Medal, Bib and Timing Chip, Finish Photo, adequate hydration during and after the run, nutritious post run Breakfast etc.
* The route for the Half Marathon and the 10 Kms is certified by AIMS and the results are valid for registration of leading events both in India and abroad.
* The entire start venue in BKC has been booked measuring over 35000 sq meters or approximately 8 acres. No other running event has been this large.
* This year, to promote health and running among school & college going students, as well as sedentary office goers, we have introduced the Frigate Run 5 Km, as a timed category and introduced the new category Dream Run – 5 Km (Non-timed).
* We are happy to announce that 12 training groups have agreed to partner with us and provide free eight-week training at over 24 convenient locations, to those who are running their first 5K.
* In order to improve the experience of arrivals for you, we have added questions to determine the vehicle volumes we should be ready to handle.
* BEST has agreed to run special buses from 05:00 am till 10:00 am from Bandra and Kurla stations to BKC on the race day and we would encourage you to use the public transport.
* Please provide us with your last best timing, if available. It will help us to plan your start and enhance your running experience.
* The winners will get unique prizes of nautical flavour in addition to the cash prize and other complimentary gifts.
So be ready for this mega event in India’s running calendar.
For registration and more information about the event, visit: www.wnc-navyhalfmarathon.com
- Date: 18th November, 2018
- Time: 5:00 am onwards
- Venue: MMRDA R2 Ground, BKC, Mumbai
- Distances: 21K | 10K | 5K