Meerut Kranti Half Marathon

Meerut Kranti Half Marathon

 

  • HALF MARATHON -21K

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    INR 500
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  • RUN FOR HEROES 10K

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    INR 400
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  • MUSICAL NIGHT

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    INR 200
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  • RUN FOR WONDER MEERUT 5K

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    INR 300
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  • Night Stay And Foods For Outstation Runners

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    INR 500
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About The Event

Welcome to Meerut Kranti-1857 (21K 10k 5k, 10May 2014) 

Meerut is a city in India in state of Uttar Pradesh .city lies 70 km north east of new Delhi and 453 kmnorth west of state capital, Lucknow It is the second largest city in the National Capital Region of India, the largest being Delhi . The city is one of the largest producers of sports goods, and the largest producer of musical instruments in India. The city is also an education hub in western Uttar Pradesh. Meerut is famously associated with the Indian Rebellion of 1857 against the British East India Company. It is called Meerut Kranti 1857. 

The famous slogan "Dilli Chalo" "Let's march to Delhi!" was first raised here. On Sunday, 10 May 1857, Kotwal Dhan Singh Gujar opened the gates of the prison. These soldiers, along with other imprisoned soldiers escaped prison and declared themselves free, revolted, attacked and killed several of the British authorities to take the city in their control. This marked the beginning of a widespread revolt across northern India as these soldiers marched towards Delhi. 10 May is still celebrated as a local holiday in Meerut.

Race Information 
Details and Rules Time -5 a.m start on 10 May 2014 
Bib Pick Up:- 8 a.m to 6 p.m on 9 May 2014 at VICTORIA PARK.
Distances:- 21K – Half Marathon 
10K - Run for National Heroes 
5k - Run for Wonder Meerut
Walkers / Runners :- Walkers and runners are welcome in 21K 10K and 5K Run.
Location:- Race will start and finish at VICTORIA PARK .

 

*NOTE:- To salute the Heroes of Meerut Kranti 1857,there will be a musical night –at Victoria Park on 9 May 2014, 6 p.m onwards. Musical Night title is “EK SHAAM AMAR SHAHEEDOEN KE NAAM ” Outstation Runners are welcomed to stay and attend musical night .

Prize Money , Medal ,Certificate and Momentum 

Prize Money , Momentum will given to 10 toppers. Medal and Certificate will given to all race finishers .

How to Reach :- Meerut is well connected to Delhi ,Agra ,Lucknow etc nearby airport is Delhi .