Over 4000 runners from all across Mumbai and beyond participated in the Juhu Half Marathon, running through the scenic Juhu and Juhu Beach areas with Hrithik Roshan as brand ambassador.
The marathon was divided into three race events of 21km, 10km & an untimed race of 4km, all starting from the Joggers Park, opposite Jamnabai Narsee School. The route was through the tree-covered JVPD bylanes crossing the iLoveMumbai sign, JW Marriott, Juhu Promenade to the newly renovated Lions Garden towards Bandra National College & back for the 21km & a variant of the same for 10km & 4km — all the three getting to run upto & beyond the Juhu promenade. The race culminated at the starting point, that is the Joggers Park.
Parinee Juhu Half Marathon is organized by Get Fit Foundation and The Rotary Club of Mumbai Airport under the aegis of Maharashtra State District Athletic Association (MSDAA). The certificate is valid for all major marathons.
Said Bharat Kapadia of Get Fit Thru Sports Foundation, “It is very heartening that Mumbai is getting fitter. The aim of the Parinee Juhu Half Marathon is to inspire people across all age groups to get active and take up sports to maintain and enhance fitness.”
Every participant here emerges a winner!