Surat Night Marathon 2018
March 24 @ 6:00 amINR 1500
Details: Surat Night Marathon 2018 is a long-distance running race with an official distance of 42.195 kilometers (26.219 miles, or 26 miles 385 yards), usually run as a road race. The event was instituted in commemoration of the fabled run of the Greek soldier Pheidippides, a messenger from the Battle of Marathon to Athens, who reported the victory. The marathon was one of the original modern Olympic events in 1896, though the distance did not become standardized until 1921. More than 800 marathons are held throughout the world each year, with the vast majority of competitors being recreational athletes as larger marathons can have tens of thousands of participants.
Started in the year 2013, A one of a kind configuration of the marathon, persuaded and motivated by Shri. Rakesh Asthana (IPS) with the intention of gathering the whole city together and raising funds for the City’s security system and its largest project viz. CCTV project.
Shri Rakesh Asthana (IPS) is truly a mentor and spark of the Night Marathons held in Surat Prestigious Industrialists, Professionals and Dignities from various fields are significant hosts of this uber occasion.
Glympse of Surat Night Marathon
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