Half Marathon on International Youth Day
A Spokesman of State Government said here today that Youth Services & Sports Department and State Aids Control Society were organizing Half Marathon on the occasion of International Youth Day on 12th August, 2012.
He said that Shri Anurag Thakur, M.P. would flag off the Marathon at 11:00 AM at the Ridge Maidan, Shimla. Registration of participants will be done on 11th August, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM in Indira Gandhi State Sports Complex, Shimla.
He further said that 5 Km. race would be organized for Boys and Girls below 17 years. He requested the participants of 5 Km. race to bring age proof certificate with them. A case prize of Rs. 20,000 would be given to the winners of Men and Women in 21 Km. category and cash prize of Rs. 5,000 to the winners of Junior Boys and Girls in 5 Km. category.