The Runathon of Hope is organized by Rotary Club of Nigdi – Pune Charitable Trust. This event is recognized and monitored by the Athletic Association of Maharashtra.

You can either register online HERE or can download the PDF registration form and submit the same at our office at A-9, 2nd Floor, Fountain Head Apt., Kothrud, Pune

The registration fee paid includes your race category participation in Runathon of Hope, T-Shirts for the race, Chest Number and RFID tags for Half Marathon and 10K race categories.

No. The races happen simultaneously and it is impossible to run in multiple races. An individual can apply only for one race in the Event. An application form received with two options chosen, will be rejected. Multiple applications will entail all being rejected.

Finisher Medals would be given to all race categories participants. Timing Certificates are given to all participants running in 21K and 10K Races.

Please reach the race starting point and the venue Reserve ground for Mayor’s Bungalow plot, Opp ICICI Bank, near Bhel Chowk, Nigdi by 5.45 AM and you will be directed to your group. Try using public transport, as the parking area for vehicles is limited, and may not be available.

Distribution of T-Shirts & Chest Nos. normally will be there at the venue 2-3 days before the race day. You will be informed about the collection centres closer to the race.

Yes, they are allowed to come and cheer. Do encourage your friends and family to come and cheer.

If you need to drop out for any reason, look for volunteers who will escort you to the nearest medical aid station.

Runathon of Hope 2020 will take place on Sunday, 20th Dec, 2020 at 5.45am.

Registration on the day of the event will not be taken in any race categories except for the Charity Run 2K for which on-spot registrations would be taken.

1 MEN/WOMEN – 21 Km 16 years above
2 MEN/WOMEN – 10 Km 16 years above
3 MEN/WOMEN – 5 Km 16 years above (In age group 16-18 consent from guardian necessary)
4 CORPORATE RUN – 5 Km Companies/Corporate
5 CHARITY RUN/WALK – 2 Km Open to All
6 GIRLS/BOYS – 3 Km Under 16 (Born after Dec 2001)
7 GIRLS/BOYS – 2 Km Under 14 (Born after Dec, 2003)

There is no upper age limit for the races. We have had senior citizens aged 70+ as part of our races.

Overseas applicants are not allowed to participate in the races. However, if you are willing to participate for charity, kindly contact us and we would check how best we can include you in the spirit of Runathon.

An applicant can pay the registration fees via credit card, net banking or debit card.

On registering online or manually, you will receive a confirmation mail from us and you can start preparing for the race.

Yes, they are allowed to come and cheer. Do encourage your friends and family to come and cheer.

Mineral Water will be available at the start and at official fluid stations every alternative kilometer. Besides, sponges soaked with water will be available at the official fluid stations as well.