40,000 people participate in Gurugram Marathon 2024

  • | Monday | 26th February, 2024

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan flag off the Gurugram Marathon 2024 at the Leisure Vally Ground Sector-29 Gurugram on Sunday. Over 40,000 participated in the Gurugram Marathon 2024 to conquer distances varying from 5km to a full 42.2km. The event witnessed the enthusiastic participation of runners of all ages and skill levels, creating a sense of determination and excitement throughout the city. The first phase of this marathon, organized in four stages, started at 4:30 am, the full marathon of 42.2 km. After this, the 21.1 km half marathon started at 6.30 am then the third 10 km race began at 7:30 am and the last segment of the marathon was a 5 km run for fun. Speaking during the time marathon, Shikhar Dhawan said, "He is very excited to be a part of such a huge event here in Gurugram. People should spend at least one hour a day on fitness. This will improve mental and physical health." CM Manohar Lal Khattar announced in the program that the last Sunday of February will be known as the Gurugram Marathon every year.

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