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Runner Information

RACE CATEGORIES (Registrations Closed)

Race Category (Distance) Minimum Age Eligibility
Half Marathon (21.097 km) 18 years (born on or before 28.11.1997)
DHL Corporate Champions (21.097 km):  The DHL Corporate Champions has been introduced for teams of Companies & Firms. A company/organization/firm can field a team comprising of 3 runners for the DHL Corporate Champions, consisting of at least one woman/one man, with each team member covering a distance of 21.097 km. A company can field up to 5 teams (only mixed teams allowed).The aggregate timing of all 3 runners will decide the team’s finish position in this category. Please go through DHL Corporate Champions rules and regulations and the prize money structure for corporate teams before submitting your entries. 18 years (born on or before 28.11.1997)
Great Delhi Run (6 km) 12 years (born on or before 28.11.2003)
Sr. Citizens’ Run (4 km) 60 years (born on or before 28.11.1955)
Champions with Disability (4 km) Participation in the category Champions With Disability (CWD) is open for individuals with following disabilities: physical/locomotor disability, intellectual impairment, visual impairment, hearing impairment and orthopaedic or neurological disorder. 12 years (born on or before 28.11.2003)


Tuesday, 25th August 2015, 5 p.m. IST onwards Start date of online and physical modes of registration
Friday, 30th October 2015 Registration end date (organizers may stop accepting applications if running places get filled earlier than 30th October 2015)
Friday, 20th November 2015, Saturday 21st November 2015 and Sunday 22nd November 2015 Get Active Expo & Collection of Running Number Bibs for local Delhi & NCR confirmed participants
Saturday, 28th November 2015 Collection of Running Number Bibs for outstation and overseas confirmed participants
Sunday, 29th November 2015 Race Day


Your application for the Half Marathon is confirmed based on the preference criteria given below. Please note, confirmation is subject to –

  • Verification of valid timing certificate submitted by you (if applicable),
  • Verification of documents, where applicable, submitted by you,
  • Verification of your application’s eligibility under each criterion,
  • Availability of running spaces under each category and
  • Entry Rules and Guidelines



  • You must have participated in an AIMS ratified/recognised distance running event or a distance running event which was conducted under the aegis of a State/district athletic association or sports control board, conducted within the period of 24 months preceding race day, i.e. 29th November 2015.
  • Timings recorded in the running events mentioned on the Timing India website ( ) and from timed races mentioned on our website ( can also be considered by the organizers to apply under “Timing Certificate” criteria in the half marathon race category.
  • Timings of only marathon (42.195 km), 25 Km run, half marathon (21.097 km), 15 km Run and 10 km Run, distances will be considered to apply under “Timing Certificate” criteria in the half marathon race category. Timings of relay races/events will be considered under this criteria, if the distance covered by an individual runner in the relay race is 10 km or above.
  • Submit a photocopy of the timing certificate acquired by you at a running event (as mentioned above) along with your application form.
  • To be eligible for this confirmation under this criterion, your timing certificate needs to show your finish time as specified below:
Distance participated in Finish Time
Marathon (42.195 kms) 6 hrs 15 min or faster
25 K Run 3 hrs 35 min or faster
Half Marathon (21.097 kms) 3 hrs or faster
15 km 2 hrs 05 min or faster
10 km 1 hr 22 min or faster


There are a limited number of running places reserved for women applicants.

Note: Preference will be given to applications falling within the above 2 criteria


Where an applicant does not fall under either of the above criteria, or where an application cannot be confirmed under either of the 2 above criteria, for whatsoever reasons other than the application being rejected/invalid, his/her application will be placed under the general category where limited applications are accepted. Applications under the general category will be accepted on first come first served basis.


Confirmed applicants of half marathon category who have provided timing certificates along with their application forms, will get priority in line-up on race day (29th November 2015). Line-up sections will be allocated based on the finish time mentioned on the timing certificates submitted at the time of application.

*Half Marathon Line-up sections on race day:

Section Section Start time (HR:MN) Section End time (HR:MN)
A Under 01:45
B 01:45 Under 02:06
C 02:06 Under 02:33
D 02:33 Under 02:57
E 02:57 Under 03:21
F 03:21 and above + participants without timing certificate

*Half marathon line-up sections given above are indicative and may undergo a change which will be communicated on the event website post closure of all registrations. Please note, on race day timing results and certificates will be generated only for runners who complete the half marathon distance within 3 hours from start time.

Note: Confirmed applicants improving their timing performance post submission of application can request for changing the Line Up Area section only till 31st October 2015, valid timing certificate needs to be provided for this on email:

Please note:

  • No group registration will be accepted for the Half Marathon category.
  • Please ensure that you attach a copy of your photo identity proof issued by the Government, i.e. passport, PAN card, or Aadhar card, along with your application form.
  • A representative can submit up to 5 individual application forms.
  • Half Marathon confirmed participants are required to visit the expo individually to collect their running bib. In case of unavoidable circumstances, a participant can send his/her representative to collect running number bib on his/her behalf. Please note, a representative will NOT be allowed to collect running number bib on behalf of more than ONE half marathon runner.