Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Runners organised a trial run of 21.195km today. This run was a part of their Sunday long runs organised to help train people for the upcoming Airtel Hyderabad Marathon. The run started at 5:30 am from necklace road and had runners’ run the same route as on the day of the race i.e people’s plaza to Gachibowli Stadium via Somajiguda, Jubilee Hills, Madhapur, Hitec city, Mind space, Bio Diversity, Gachibowli. About 350 runners participated in this preparatory training run. The run was followed by breakfast sponsored by OPTUM.
Hyderabad Runners Society aims to promote running as the preferred form of fitness to achieve active & healthy lifestyle. Hyderabad Runners are also organizing Airtel Hyderabad Marathon for last 6 years and bring 7th Edition of Airtel Hyderabad Marathon 2017, which is scheduled on 19th Aug for 5 KM and Full Marathon (42.195 kms), Half Marathon (21.095 kms) will be held on August 20th from Peoples plaza necklace road and on the same day 10K will start from Hitex and all the 3 runs will finish at Gachibowli stadium.