The KA connect under its brand â€˜Adventures and Youâ€™, in association with Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board (MPTB) are back again with its fourth edition of â€˜Pachmarhi Monsoon Marathonâ€™ to be held at Pachmarhi, MP on Sunday, August 7.
The Pachmarhi Monsoon Marathon is rated as one of the most picturesque and beautiful marathons of India and is one of the difficult marathons. (Source: https://www.cntraveller.in/story/17-beautiful-marathons-run-indiayear/?fbclid=lwAR2upVwtDqg6KiMzptyC2Hc4GLUniQh2fVVRF909qFYyLauKmUyKZRZnxA)
This year the organisers have introduced 42kms the full marathon race which will be the most enduring and difficult full marathon of India with an uphill run and an elevation gain of approx 1000 meters.
The Full Marathon will be the ultimate test of endurance, stamina and training.
The event will be held in the following four categories:
5 Km family fun run (5-years and above),
10 Km endurance run (15-years and above),
21 Km Pachmarhi half marathon (18-years and above)
42 Km Pachmarhi hill full marathon (18 years and above)
Trophies and Surprise Prizes will be given to the Top Three Positions in: 5kms: 5-10 yrs 10+-18 yrs (Juniors), 18+-45 yrs (Seniors), 45+ yrs and above (Veterans) in Men and Women.
10kms: 15+-30 yrs (Juniors), 30+-45 yrs (Seniors), 45+ yrs and above (Veterans) 21kms: 18+-30 yrs (Juniors), 30+-45 yrs (Seniors), 45+ yrs and above (Veterans) in Men and Women.
42kms: 18+-30yrs (Juniors), 30+-45yrs (seniors), 45+ yrs and above (Veterans) in Men and Women.
All runs are timed runs. All participants will get a Timing Chip, Timing Certificate, Dri-Fit Marathon T-shirt, Finishers Medal, Post Race Refreshments, and Complete Route Support.
Top THREE finishers in men and women in all age categories will be given trophies and Free Stay Vouchers to all winners of 10km, 21km and 42km from Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board.
This year the organisers have kept a cap on the entries registrations will be accepted for the first 1000 participants only.
To register kindly log onto: www.adventuresandyou.com for further details one call on 9860565870. The last date for registration is July 25.
The marathon will be free for civil services personnel.