Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon participants compete at the 36 Hour Stadium Run

Posted by: at 8/09/2016 03:35:00 am

Lead-up to the event to be held on October 16, 2016

Bangalore 09 August 2016: The third edition of the Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon’s special event - the 36 Hour Stadium Run was held at Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bangalore on 6th and 7th August 2016. This was a special event in the build-up to the main event which is slated for October 16, 2016.
Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon participants compete at the 36 Hour Stadium Run

Photo CAPTION: 
Photo 1 - Winners of 36 Hour Stadium Run (Women) 
Photo 2 - Winners of 36 Hour Stadium Run (Men) 
Photo 3 - Winners of 12 Hour Team Relay 

Photo 1 - Winners of 36 Hour Stadium Run (Women)-min

Photo 2 - Winners of 36 Hour Stadium Run (Men)

Photo 3 - Winners of 12 Hour Team Relay

The event was a resounding success with enthusiastic runners coming out during the wee hours of the morning and pushing themselves to a grueling 36 hour run, which was completed by them late evening of the next day. With over 90 participants in the 36 Hour Stadium Run, the Individual Category of 36 Hour, 24 Hour and 12 Hour, each participant ran around the 400 mtrs track for the entire period of time. This event has been introduced with a vision of popularising running within the community, where the spectators came in large numbers to cheer the participants.
Winners for the Individual Category of Stadium Run:
Bib No.
Name
Laps
Kms
36 Hour Stadium Run ( Women)
3632
Aparna Choudhary
530
212
3628
Meenal Kotak
515
206
3630
Shibani Gharat
462
184.8
3629
Sangeeta Shetty
403
161.2
3627
Chandra Gopalan
362
144.8
36 Hour Stadium Run (Men)
3623
Apurba Das
591
236.4
3603
Manikandan Seran
561
224.2
3604
Navin Thangiah
547
218.8
3621
Sunil Shetty
543
217.2
3615
Inderpal Khalsa
531
212.4
24 Hour Stadium Run ( Women)
2419
Spoorthi Seethama
297
118.8
2422
Ramya Venkatachalam
282
112.8
2420
Aparajitha Kavanoori
275
110
24 Hour Stadium Run (Men)
2411
Amit Kumar
472
188.8
2414
Girish Bindra
457
182.8
2421
Abbas Sheikh
397
158.8
12 Hour Stadium Run ( Women)
1221
Deepa Bhat
209
83.6
1222
Apeksha Shah
203
81.2
12 Hour Stadium Run ( Men)
1217
Anil Gujjar
240
96
1205
Vivek Malhitra
235
94
1215
Manoj Bhat
232
92.8


The Stadium Run Team Relay Category consisting of a 6 member team - 4 men and 2 women, saw over 58 teams participate through the day with each running for a block of 2 hour.
Race Director Nagaraj Adiga felicitated all the winners. The team relay contestants clocked in some serious miles.

Winners for the Team Relay Category of Stadium Run:
12 Hour Team Relay
148
Pacemakers Team - I
391
172.04
143
Fast & Up
384
168.96
150
BHUKMP 'B'
355
156.2








Speaking on the occasion, Mr. M Murali, Managing Director, Shriram Properties said, “Shriram Properties is the proud sponsor of the only full marathon in Bengaluru city, a city we call our home as we started our operations here.  Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon is a therefore a ‘Home Run’ of sorts, meant to promote a healthy lifestyle through running amongst the running and fitness enthusiasts of the garden city. It is an event eagerly looked forward to by both recreational and serious runners. The objective of the 36 hour stadium run is to encourage the runners and prep them up for the main marathon event. It enhances their confidence levels and helps them reach a particular zone in their preparedness.”

Highlighting the importance of sports and fitness, Mr. Nagaraj Adiga, Race Director, Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon, said, “The number of people in Bengaluru who have taken to running as a route to fitness has increased tremendously over the past two years. This is the third edition and the response from the running community has been tremendous. They have been out on the track all through the 36 hours, which speaks about their dedication and passion towards running. We have had spectators come in, with a lot of them getting inspired to run in order to maintain health and physical fitness.”

He further added, “We are proud to once again be associated with Shriram Properties for the Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon. We look forward to continuing support from the citizens of Bengaluru”.

About Shriram Properties
Shriram Properties, the property development arm of the Rs. 90000 cr financial giant   Shriram Group, Chennai, is a multi-crore company with nearly Rs  25000 crs   business across the country. The company has so far delivered over 12 million Sq ft  of  residential and commercial built up  space across the country and another around 60 million sq ft.  is under various stages of development.
One of the forerunners in Indian Real Estates, Shriram properties is a trusted and highly credible developer having attracted huge PE investments. World majors   Walton street, Starwood capital, TPG Capital, TATA Opportunities Fund, HYPO, Sun Apollo, ASK, Motilal Oswal, Amplus, ICICI Prudential  have invested in Shriram Properties -  aggregating to US $ 435 million.
Shriram Properties has won the prestigious Assocham Award (Associated chamber of commerce and Industry) in three consecutive years from 2013 to 2015, for being the Best Developer in Southern region. The company has also won awards for being the Best Realty Investment Partner in India and the Most Transparent Developer in Southern region.



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