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Paradip Marathon 2018

The Paradip Marathon 2018 will be held on 3rd January 2018 at 8AM to mark the occasion of celebrations of Port Foundation, says a release from Paradip Port.

 The Marathon will start from the Hanuman Temple near Gate No. 5 covering a route of 14 Kms will conclude at Gopabandhu Stadium. The route will be identified and route chart will be provided to all the participants. The participants must be above 18 years and below 40 years of age as on 31.12.2017 and have to submit fitness certificate from a Govt. Medical Officer or Medical Officer of Paradip Port Hospital. A panel of Doctors from Port Trust will also be made available to check the fitness of participants, in case of necessity.           

All men participants have to deposit an entry fee of Fifty Rupees per head and women participants to deposit Thirty Rupees. The participants will be supplied with a set of Vest and Short and chest numbers. All outstation participants will be provided with unfurnished accommodation and dinner on 02.01.2018. On the Marathon day, breakfast will be provided to all participants after the Marathon at Gopabandhu Stadium. 

Application along with medical fitness certificate, undertaking, photocopy of Voter ID/Adhar Card & Age proof certificate and entry fee in cash will be received at the time of registration. Registration of participants will be made on 1st January 2018 & 2nd January 2018 at Gopabandhu Stadium as detailed below.

01.01.2018    Local participants (Paradip Municipality) and Outstation participants       10.00 AM to 04.00 PM (1.30 PM to 2.30 PM Lunch break)

02.01.2018   Outstation participants                                                                                          10.00 AM to 04.00 PM (1.30 PM to 2.30 PM Lunch break)

Attendance of the participants shall be taken at Hanuman Temple near Gate No. 5 on 03.01.2018 from 06.30 AM to 07.30 AM. The time limit for completing the total distance of Marathon (14 KM) will be 2(Two) hours from the starting time. 

The winners will be awarded by cash prizes as follows.

  • One 1st Prize of Rs.12,500/- each for Men & Women
  • One 2nd Prize of Rs.9,400/- each for Men & Women
  • One 3rd Prize of Rs.6,300/- each for Men & Women
  • Three 4th Prizes of Rs.2,500/- each for Men & Women
  • Six 5th Prizes of Rs.1,300/- each for Men & Women
  • Nine 6th Prizes of Rs.700/- each for Men & Women 

The first 150 participants in men category and first 50 participants in women category covering the distance of 14 KM will be given mementos after which participants who complete the distance within 2 hrs. will be provided only certificate of participation.

All the District Associations and Registered Clubs should encourage more and more athletes to participate in the event particularly Women athletes and nominate participants in large numbers to take part In Paradip Marathon 2018.

Interested participants may contact the Secretary, Paradip Port Sports Council for further details in the following numbers: (10.00 AM to 07.00 PM) 06722 -222076, Fax-06722-220202


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