The Nellai Marathon is organized by the Nellai Runners, a non-profit organization based in Tirunelveli. The Nellai Marathon includes a Half-Marathon (21K), 10K and 5K. The Nellai marathon is the largest marathon in South Tamil Nadu.
Nellai Runners are a group of running, cycling and fitness enthusiasts who love the outdoors and are passionate about our environment. Their primary goal is to promote healthy living and fitness. They organize running and fitness events throughout the year in addition to weekly running and strength training plans.
No Food Waste
This year, Nellai runners have partnered with No Food Waste, a Non-profit organization (www.nofoodwaste.in) that focuses on delivering surplus foods from Weddings, Parties and other events to the hungry and deprived. No Food Waste is present in multiple cities in India. They are currently launching a new chapter in Tirunelveli.
The 2018 Nellai Marathon will offer a 5K, 10K and 21K
Race Category Eligibility
21K Participants should be at least 18 years on Race Day.
10K Participants should be at least 15 years on Race Day.
5K Participants should be at least 12 years on Race Day.