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Pune International Marathon

Quick facts

Location Pune, India

Distance Marathon

Date 01 December, 2019

About Pune International Marathon

Pune International Marathon is India's premium Marathon event, Since 1983, thousands of runners from all walks of life had taken part in the event. Pune International Marathon is now widely used as a platform to spread social message and to raise fund for charitable cause. Athletics Federation of India has award status of National Marathon Championship to Pune International Marathon. Pune International Marathon route consist of city of Pune's scenic and historic locations and thousands of spectators lining up the course to cheers runners. It is the most anticipated running festival of city of Pune.

The race yearly attracted over 50,000 runners from India and around the world. Corporate participants also helped in this battle against HIV/AIDS by participating in the 4.5 km Race against AIDS. All the money collected from this race is donated to Project Concern International, a widely respected NGO working towards HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention in Pune

Practicalities

Maximum Time

Marathon race 3 Hours is the time limit for traffic free route after that route will be open for traffic. Runners are required to use pedestrian path along the route to complete the remaining route. Route closure is planned after intense consultation with the Traffic Police to ensure minimum inconvenience to the residents and road users. For Half Marathon and 10K Run traffic free route will be in operation till 2 Hours 45 Mins time limit. Finish line of Marathon and Half Marathon at the Nehru Stadium will remain in operation till 6 hours and Finish line for 10K Run will remain operation till 2 hour time limit.

Timing

The state of the art ChronoTrack systems provided by RP Sports will be used to record participants’ times at the start, on the course and at the finish. True race times will be recorded from start line to finish line.

Pune International Marathon Route Map

Pune International Marathon Route Map

Start:

Khandoji Baba Chowk, Sambhaji Pool, Pune

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Finish:

Nehru Stadium, Swargate, Pune

Nehru Stadium, Sinhagad Road, Swargate, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Difficulty

flat

Overview

It starts from Khandoji Baba Chowk, Deccan Gymkhana. The 42.195 km route is designed in such a fashion that lakhs of spectators can line the route and be an integral part of the event.


Pune International Marathon Trivia

Pune Marathon 2010 was a silver jubilee edition of the event. The organisers had introduced the Women's Full Marathon and Men's Half Marathon categories. The event also organises a short celebrity run in which film personalities and national athletes participate and raise money for charitable causes.

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.