City of Jamnagar which is known for its largest refinery in the world was awake at 3 AM last Sunday to witness the biggest event in the recent history of Jamnagar.
Pradarshan Ground from where the Flag off was scheduled at 5:30 AM for 21 Km and other runs gave a look of the Sea of Runners. Flagging off the 1st Marathon in Jamnagar were the distinguished guests Mayor Pratibhaben Kankhara, District Collector, Shri R.J. Makadia, Superintendent of Police, Pradeep Baijul, Member of Parliament, Poonamben Maadam, Project Chairman, Dharamraj Jadeja, Marathon Ambassador, Dr. Sunita Godara and the officials of Physical Education Foundation of India.
Runners from across India including international runners from Kenya participated with greater enthusiasm in support of Swach Jamnagar and Swasth Jamnagar.
School, Colleges, Institutions all came together to support the cause for good health which will eventually make Jamnagar a fitter city.
Project Chairman, Dharamraj Jadeja thanked all the participants and the administration for making Jamnagar Half Marathon 2017 a big success.
More than 8 Lakh cash prizes were given to the winners in all categories.