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Bhubaneswar Half Marathon online registration from Nov 15
Sportslogon Team November 14th 2017

Bhubaneswar : As like every year, Tata Steel in association with the Sports and Youth Services Department will organise the 3rd edition of Tata Steel Bhubaneswar Half Marathon- 2018 on January 14, 2018, to commemorate National Youth Day. The online registration will begin on on website from Wednesday onward.

Covering a distance of 21.1 km, the half marathon will start from Kalinga stadium, towards Khandagiri Square and return to culminate at the stadium. In addition, a 10 Km run for men and women for 16 years and above and a 5 Km run for boys and girls under the age of 16 years and born after January 14, 2002 will be organised.

Sports and Youth Services director Vineel Krishna, along with Sunil Bhaskaran, Vice President, Corporate Services, Tata Steel, Arun Misra, Vice President, Project Gopalpur and MD, Tata Steel Special Economic Zone, Rajiv Kumar, Vice President Operations, Tata Steel Kalinganagar. Noted actors Sabyasachi Mishra, Archita Sahu and Odia sprinter Ms Dutee Chand were unveiled the official T-shirt for the marathon in a press meet here on Tuesday.

Krishna expressed hope that the upcoming half marathon will evoke even better interest amongst sports enthusiasts than last year. Bhaskaran said that the company endeavours to make the Bhubaneswar Half Marathon one of the key running events in India. Towards achieving this, all necessary steps are being taken including introduction of contemporary technology to conduct and monitor the marathon .
This news was added and updated on : November 14th 2017
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