Fourth edition of Super Sikh Half Marathon to kick off on Dec 8

Fourth edition of Super Sikh Half Marathon to kick off on Dec 8

Agency News

New Delhi, Nov 19 : The fourth edition of Hero Electric One Race Super Sikh Half Marathon race is slated to kick off on December 8 and is expected to witness participation from over 7000 runners of men and women.

The race which started in 2016 takes place annually here in the capital starting at the heritage site of Gurudwara Rakabganj Sahib in Lutyens.

Speaking on the occasion, Naveen Munjal, Managing Director, Hero Electric said, “ Super Sikh Run is a very special event for everyone at Hero Electric. This is one-of-a-kind, most diverse and culturally rich race in the world, and we are glad to be an integral part of it since its inception."

The event was addressed by Arjuna Awardee Boxer Mandeep Jangra along with the face of the event and Chief inspiration officer, Major DP Singh, Kargil war survivors and India's first amputee marathoner and Limca Record holder.

The Half Marathon aims to channelize the raw talent of young athletes in India, Hero Electric along with SuperSikh Foundation have initiated the Sub3010KM project.

Under this, participants will get the opportunity to prove their mettle with Speed and Endurance by breaking the 30-minute barrier for 10Km run.

The winners to break the Sub 30-minute barrier for men and Sub 35-minute barrier for women will be awarded with Hero Electric Optima worth over Rs 65000. (UNI)