Rethinking Running Events – Part 3 – Virtual Events

One alternative to running events that has become popular in recent times has been the Virtual Events, where participants run on their own and connect with each other through a platform - an app or a website. Though there are no clear definition of what can be called as virtual event, I would keep the … Continue reading Rethinking Running Events – Part 3 – Virtual Events

Rethinking Running Events – Part 2

Katherine Switzer, the first women finisher of Boston Marathon, once said, “If you are losing faith in human nature, go out and watch a marathon.” These are strange times when we are not only losing faith in human nature but also, marathons. Among the major events, it started with the cancellation of mass start in … Continue reading Rethinking Running Events – Part 2

Being the Berlin Legend

A marathon in a city like Berlin cannot be anything but “legendary” - Yes, that's the theme of the event and the organisers did some brilliant promotions to reinforce. Check this promotional video, The event holds a special place among runners for being the ‘fastest course.’ Suresh Seshadri, a participant in this year's edition, wrote an … Continue reading Being the Berlin Legend

Training for Coimbatore Marathon

Mornings in August aren’t the same in Coimbatore. The pleasant weather, with an air of chillness emanating from the western ghats recently washed by the south west monsoon rains, is something to cherish and relish. While for some, it implies another hour of extra rest; for others, it is an opportunity to go for a … Continue reading Training for Coimbatore Marathon