Hyderabad, 19th December 2021:Citizens came out in large numbers to cheer over 6,000 runners participating in the 10th Edition ofAirtel Hyderabad Marathon 2021. Music bands and large-scale entertainmentkept the runner’s spirit high while sports enthusiasts and thousands of citizens lined the entire route to participate in the city's largest community sporting event - Airtel Hyderabad Marathon 2021.
Elite athletes received their prizes at GMC Balayogi Stadium, Gachibowli from Mr. Prashant Morparia, Race Director,Mr. Avneet Singh Puri, CEO, Bharti Airtel Andhra Pradesh & TelanganaandMr. AbhijeetMadnurkar,, President, Hyderabad Runners Society The top three positions in the male and female categories for the Full Marathon.
500runners participated in the Full Marathon flagged off by Shri Anjani Kumar, IPS, Commissioner of Police, Hyderabadand 2000 runners in theHalf Marathon flagged off byShri Lokesh Kumar D. S. , IAS, Commissioner of GHMC at People's Plaza. Over 3500 runners participated in the 10K Run flagged off by Shri. Steephen Ravindra, IPS, Commissioner of Police, Cyberabad and in the presence of dignitaries from the Government, Corporate houses and the organising team from Hyderabad Runners Society.
Hyderabad Runners Society accords highest priority torunners' safety andCare Hospitals is Providing 250 paramedics across 21 medical stations with 5 fully equipped ambulances and 15-bed emergency setup at Gachibowli Stadium. It also acknowledges the active support of Govt. of Telangana, sponsors, partners and over 1000 volunteers for smooth execution of Airtel Hyderabad Marathonandmakes it a grand success.