Facilities for Marathon

  • Buses will leave for Wadi at 5.30 am from Hotel Menino on the day of the marathon.
  • The event will start at 6.30 am
  • Buses will bring the marathoner back to Ponda from 10 am onwards.
  • A hot cup of tea and biscuits will be served before departure and also on arrival at Wadi.
  • Refreshments will be served after the event.
  • Water, energy drinks and biscuits will be served at different points along the route.
  • There will be medical facilities and massage facilities available in Wadi.
  • An ambulance will be in service along the route. However, one has to run at his own risk and the organizers will not be responsible for any untoward incidence.
  • Registration money will not be refunded back and will not be exchanged or transferred to another runner.
  • ID proof is mandatory for all prize winners.
  • There will be pacers so that one goes on adjusting his speed of running.
  • There will be 2 warm up practice sessions:
    - One on 14th February at 7.30 am on the ground in front of the church in Ponda and
    - Second on 15th February at 6 am in the morning warm up session at the venue
  • Several motorcyclists will accompany the runners along the route.
  • The route will be amply marked with arrows
  • Pleasant climate, pleasant atmosphere consisting of villages, palm trees, fields, river, cluster of temples and a glimpse of the city