Q. What are the various race categories & their distances?
|World 10K||10 km|
|Open 10K Run||10 km|
|DHL Corporate Champions||10 km|
|Majja Run||5.7 km|
|Senior Citizens’ Run||4 km|
|Champions with Disability||4 km|
Q. Can I apply for the World 10K race category?
Participation in the World 10K is open for only international and national elite athletes. To qualify in this race category, please enclose a photocopy of your latest official timing certificate (not earlier than 17th May 2012) along with the physical application form. Entry into this race category is subject to elite qualification criteria as set out by event promoters, Procam International. Where an applicant does not qualify for the World 10K, the said applicant shall be confirmed in the Open 10K Run race category, subject to event application rules and guidelines. You cannot apply for World 10K through online mode of registration.
Q. What will happen to my application if the finish timings mentioned in the certificate submitted by me do not qualify for the World 10K category?
Your entry will be automatically confirmed for the Open 10K Run category, and you will be intimated accordingly.
Q. Is Open 10K Run race category a timed race? And if yes, what is the finish cut-off time of this race?
Yes, it is a timed race. You will get your timing bib tag along with the running number bib at the Expo.
The cut-off time to finish the Open 10K Run is 1 hours 30 mins.
Q. What is DHL Corporate Champions?
A company/organization/firm can field a team comprising of 2 men and 1 woman for the DHL Corporate Champions, each team member covering a distance of 10 km. A company can field up to 10 such teams. The aggregate of the net finish timings of all 3 runners will decide the finish positions of the team under this category. Please go through DHL Corporate Champions rules and regulations and the prize money structure for corporate teams here before submitting your entries.
Q. How can I apply for the DHL Corporate Champions race category?
a) The DHL Corporate Champions is open for participation only by registered companies (excluding Section 25 companies) and firms.
b) Each member of the team needs to fill and sign individual physical application forms. All 3 forms of each team need to be submitted together under a covering letter of the company as per the given format along with a copy of PAN card of company/firm. Where multiple teams are being fielded, forms need to be submitted as per the number of teams formed.
c) A photocopy of the runner’s employee ID card or appointment letter must be submitted along with the application forms.
d) Attach a photocopy of runner’s Aadhar card or PAN card or passport along with a passport size photograph with each form.
e) The application forms, all required documents and covering letter with the application fees need to be submitted at our Registrations office, Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Room No. 2, Gate no. 3, Bengaluru- 560 001 (Monday to Saturday, Timing: 10 am to 6 pm).
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