The prestigious half marathon is now a Gold Label Race with the introduction of a newA�race category introduced on popular demand a�� Timed 10k Run.
Procam International, the pioneers ofA�theA�distance running movement in India, today announced that the registrations for the worlda��s most prestigious half marathon scheduled forA�NovemberA�19A�are now open. With a total prize money of USD 275,000, this yeara��s edition is expected to witness over 34,000 participants,A�pound the wide long stretches of the capital on the thirdA�SundayA�of November.
a�?GOLD LABEL RACE:A�ADHM this year has received the merit of a Gold Label Race a�� a rare distinction from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) classifying the half marathon as one of a�?leading road races around the worlda��. This new status comes as a jewel in the crown for the countrya��s most preferred half marathon.
A�a�?A�TIMED 10K RUN:A�Keeping in mind the popularity of the Great Delhi Run and to give a fillip to the emerging runner community, for the first time, there will be a 10K timed run exclusively via charity. This Timed 10K Run is available only for participants above 15 years of age, who want to make a difference by running for charity. The application form for charity running places will be available with the NGOs registered with the Eventa��s Philanthropy Partner, India Cares. Charity running places will not be available afterA�13th October 2017A�or as soon as running places are filled, whichever is earlier
a�?WOMEN RUNNER CRITERIA in TIMED 10K RUN:A�For all the women participants, who do not have a timing certificate and are eager to join the running bandwagon, a limited number of seats are also reserved for them via charity.
a�?YOUNG RUNNER CRITERIA in TIMED 10K RUN:A�To encourage young aspiring runners, within the 10K category, there are a limited number of running places reserved for applicants, between 15 years and less than 18 years of age. The Charity Criteria will not be applicable to this section and these running places will be accepted on first come first served basis via online registration onA�www.adhm.procamrunning.in.
A�a�?EW SPONSORS:A�To make any sporting event a grand success, it is imperative to have like-minded sponsors on board and this year two new global brands have extended their association with the event. Indiaa��s leading mineral water brandA�BisleriA�has come on board as theA�hydration partnerA�andA�Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline,A�as theA�airline partner.
Vivek Singh, Jt. MD, Procam InternationalA�said, a�?This edition marks a glorious legacy as we set foot into the 10thA�edition of Airtel Delhi Half Marathon. As sporting entrepreneurs, who wanted to get the country lace-up for distance running a��, it absolutely warms our heart to witness thousands of individuals embrace running, be it competitive or for fun. ADHM has been at the forefront of change and has transcended beyond the boundaries of sport, into a movement with a social conscience.
a�?The success of an event of this stature and magnitude is not possible without the faith and support of all stake holders. We extend our deepest gratitude to Airtel for their belief and passion and welcome onboard our new partners Bisleri and Jet Airways,a�? added Singh.
So what are you waiting for? Be a part of the change you want to see. Be a part of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon – registrations close on October 3.
The 2017 edition of the event will have over 34,000 running places across the five different categories.
a�? A�Airtel Delhi Half Marathona��s online registrations and PO Box entries across different race categories will be accepted as mentioned below:
a�? Half Marathon, registrations open on Tuesday, 14thA�September and will remain open untilA�Tuesday, 3rdA�October 2017A�or when filled, whichever is earlier.
a�? Registrations for The Great Delhi Run, Senior Citizensa�� Run and the Champions with A�Disability Run also open on Tuesday, 14thA�September and will remain open until Friday,
a�? 13thA�October 2017 or when filled, whichever is earlier.
a�? For online registration log ontoA�www.adhm.procamrunning.in
a�? Application forms along with requisite application fees can be deposited in the drop box located at Airtel Stores in Delhi & NCR (betweenA�11 am & 7 pm): (1) A 6, South Ext Part-I, New Delhi-110049; (2) S- 45, Ground floor, Sahara Mall, M.G. Road, Gurgaon- 122002; (3) G 57, Aggarwal City Plaza, Sector 3, Rohini, New Delhi-110085; (4) SCF 51, Opp. Police station,Sector 15, Faridabad, Haryana- 121007; (5) M-5, Connaught Place, New Delhi-110001 (6) J-20, Sector-18, Noida, UP- 201301A�POST filled entry form and requisite entry fee to P.O. Box No. 3634, Lajpat Nagar, New Delhia�� 110 024.
For further details contact the event helpline number +91 96500 33333, which will be open fromA�10 am to 7 pm,A�MondayA�toA�Saturday.