Chennai Runners a not-for-profit running group founded in 2006, is excited to conduct The Wipro Chennai Marathon in association with Wipro Technologies, the Global IT, Consulting and Outsourcing business of Wipro Limited. Wipro be the Title sponsor of The Wipro Chennai Marathon 2013 (TWCM). Chennai Runners have conducted several Half marathons, 10K and 5K events in the past few years and is now proud to be associated with Wipro to bring a world class marathon event to Chennai.
The Wipro Chennai Marathon is a premier running event in the city of Chennai brought to you by Chennai Runners and Wipro Technologies. Last years edition TWCM 2012 brought over 6000 runners from all over the country and world participating in 3 different categories (Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 10 KM Run).
As in 2012, United Way of Chennai will be the Charity Partner for The Wipro Chennai Marathon 2013
• Full Marathon (42.2 Kms); Start time: 05:30 am
• Half Marathon (21.1 Kms); Start time: 06:00 am
• 10 Kms; Start time: 06:30 am
• Special children run; Start time: 07:00 am
Runners are expected to assemble at the venue at least 30 minutes before the start.
Races start 5:30 am onwards
Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Sardar Patel Road, Kanagam, Taramani, Chennai - 600 036 Tamil Nadu, INDIA
Race categories :
• Full Marathon - (42 Kms)
• Half Marathon - (21.1 Kms)
• 10K - (10Kms)
• Special Run
The Marathon will begin at 05:30 am, on Dec 1, 2013. It begins with the full marathon runners at 5:30 am followed by the half marathon at 6:00 am. The 10k run, expected to have a size of over 3000 runners, one of the largest ever in South India, will start by 6:30 am. The course would remain open and supported until 11:30 am.
The race will be a fully supported event with aid stations/ hydration points, medical facilities, ambulance services, on-course entertainment, route markers, course marshals, finish area refreshments etc.