Reebok supports the Running and Living Half Marathon
Organized at the Buddh International Circuit at Greater Noida, the Running And Living Half Marathon witnessed a response from over 1400 runners with registrations for the 5km, 10km and 21km (half-marathon) runs.
Running and Living is a venture started by Rahul Verghese, having around 75 running groups across the country, and organizing over 30 runs across 10 States in a year.The Fastest Running And Living Half Marathon was organized in association with Reebok India.
Reebok India fitness experts conducted high-intensity warm-up sessions for all registered runners prior to the race. Sharing his excitement at the event, Mr. Somdeb Basu, Brand Director at Reebok India said,“Being a fitness enthusiast myself, I absolutely loved the excitement amongst all runners at the marathon. This association with Running and Living Infotainment for the first-ever half marathon on the F1 track aims to inspire more and more people to take up fitness as a bigger part of their lives and adopt the philosophy of being ‘Fit for Life’. It is truly a unique platform for fitness enthusiasts across the country, and we look forward to more such associations in the future.”
The 1st three finishers of the half-marathon 21 km were from the Navy who all came in a few seconds apart in 1 hr 11 mins; AniI Pawar, Dinesh Kumar and Ashish Kumar. Tara, Yukiko and Rashmi came in 1st, 2nd and 3rd among the women finishers in 1:54, 1:58 and 1:59 respectively.
In the 10.28 km run, Naresh Yadav came 1st in 34 mins, Ajay Kumar 2nd in 34:30 and Sudhir Pundir in 39:25. Kateni came 1st among the women and Taru came in 2nd.
In the 5 km run Kushagra, Yash and Deepak were the 1st three finishers and Rhitu, Siska and Priyanka were the 1st three women finishers. Amongst the kids, Agrim, Aditya and Triyaksh were the first three finishers.
Participants were awarded with medals and certificates upon completion of the race and the first three finishers were also awarded with a plaque.
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