Bajaj Allianz Brings Pune's First International Standard Marathon: Bajaj Allianz Pune Half Marathon
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Entertainment | October 30, 2018 | News
To further encourage many more Indians to take up a healthy lifestyle and to create impact at a larger level in the society, Bajaj Allianz is launching its flagship running event, Bajaj Allianz Pune Half Marathon (Bajaj Allianz PHM). The event will be held on December 9, 2018 in Pune. This event is unparalleled and not similar to any other race in the country.
Chandramohan Mehra, Chief Marketing Officer, Bajaj Allianz said, “The initiative is a reflection of Bajaj Allianz’ deep commitment towards promoting and enabling good health. Our attempt is to bring world-class and an inclusive Marathon event that Punekars and Indians are proud of. We are confident that the initiative will further fuel the fitness drive across millions of Indian families.”
Bajaj Allianz PHM will be launched as a top quality event that will attract runners across the country in the categories — Half Marathon, The 10K Run, and The Family Run (6 km). Bajaj Allianz PHM aims to be the most coveted run in the country. Bajaj Allianz PHM has applied to work as a qualifier for various leading events in the world. The course has already been measured and submitted for approval.
The event is curated by some of the top coaches and athletes in the world:
Dr Jack Daniels, also known as the world’s best running coach and the Einstein of sports, is mentoring it. His decades of breakthrough research in endurance running will ensure every participant becomes better. Every runner, who registers for the Half Marathon or for the 10K Run, will get a free training invite for the event from Dr Daniels.
Ryan Hall, one of the fastest runners of all time and the first American to break the one-hour barrier for a half marathon, is the brand ambassador for the event. He will be joined by his better half, Sara Hall, another long-distance running superstar and a pan-American Gold Medalist representing the USA.
Bajaj Allianz PHM will also be unique with its, Family Run (6 km). It is launched to encourage families to come out together and run or walk briskly. The event will act as a fun outdoor activity for the family. This segment is particularly targeted towards children and adolescents with the objective to inculcate the concept of wellness in them.
Bajaj Allianz PHM will be launched as a top quality event that will attract runners across the country in the categories — Half Marathon, The 10K Run, and The Family Run (6 km).