Procam International, promoters of the iconic Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon has now announced the opening of the registration process for Full Marathon participation of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2017.
Link for online registration: http://scmm.procamrunning.in
The registrations for India’s biggest sporting extravanganza were announced by the first citizen of the state, Honorable Governor of Maharashtra Shri. CH. Vidyasagar Rao during a ceremony held at the majestic environs of the Raj Bhavan.
As much a symbol of popularity as endurance, the SCMM online registrations and PO Box entries across different race categories will be accepted as mentioned below:
- Full Marathon will remain open until Saturday, 25th November 2016 or when filled to capacity, whichever is earlier. The physical modes of registration at Standard Chartered Bank branches will close on Saturday, 17th September 2016or when filled to capacity, whichever is earlier.
- Half Marathon will open on Wednesday, 27th July 2016 from 10:00 am and closeon Friday, 26th August 2016 or when filled to capacity, whichever is earlier.Dream Run, registrations will open on Monday, 29th August 2016, from 10:00 am and close on Wednesday, 31st August 2016.
- Senior Citizens’ Run and Champions with Disability will open on Thursday, 1st September 2016 and close on Saturday, 17th September 2016, or when filled to capacity, whichever is earlier.
In keeping up with expectations of the runners, this year the Full Marathon offers5,000 running places, while 15,000 places will be available for the Half Marathon. The ever popular Dream Run will accommodate 20,200 participants. In keeping with its inclusive approach, 1200 entries will be permitted in the Senior Citizens’ Run and 300entries for the Champions with Disability Event, putting the total number of entries accepted at 41,700.
Face of the Event , John Abraham on his association with the event said, “It has been a pleasure and privilege to be part of such a celebrated event which brings together people from all walks of life. I especially admire the tenacity and resolve of those running the 42K and 21K and I urge the people of this country to take a step forward towards a healthier lifestyle and be part of this mega running revolution. I would also like to extend my best wishes to all those who will participate in the event in January.”
The Full Marathon runners will be prioritized in four line up sections on race day as per the timing certificate submitted along with their applications, namely under 4 hours 13 minutes; 4 hours 13 minutes to under 4 hours 55 minutes; 4 hours 55 minutes to under 5 hours 37 minutes and 5 hours 37 minutes and above.
The Half Marathon will be prioritized in seven line up sections on race day as per their timing certificates submitted during registration, namely under 1 hour 25 minutes; 1 hour 25 minutes to under 1 hour 46 minutes; 1 hour 46 minutes to under 2 hours 7 minutes; 2 hours 7 minutes to under 2 hours 28 minutes; 2 hours 28 minutes to under 2 hours 49 minutes; 2 hours 49 minutes to under 3 hours 10 minutes and 3 hours 10 minutes and above.