There are a few marathons that create a tangible difference, and FICCI FLO Pune Half Marathon is one of them. An initiative by FICCI India, an organization who’s main aim has always been to create employment opportunities for women through entrepreneurship and education, the third edition of the FICCI FLO Marathon will be held in Pune. The marathon is scheduled to be held on 8th October 2017  and will be focusing to raise funds towards the cause of female empowerment by increasing employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for women. The event comprises of four race categories: 21K half marathon, 10K run, 5K run, and a 3K run/walk. The marathon is open to men and women of all ages, who want to contribute towards the social cause of women empowerment.

Training Partner

Whether running for a cause or recreation, running without proper training can take a toll on your health and performance. To provide you with world-class training, Mobiefit has tied up with FICCI FLO as their official virtual training partner for the FLO Pune Half marathon. In the Mobiefit RUN app you will be coached by Ironman Milind Soman and Superwoman Gul Panag to undergo a series of exercises and daily runs that will take you one step closer to your goal.

The training programs are designed to match your running skill sets, keeping in mind runners of every level. Beginner runners can sign up for the Mobiefit RUN Starter or Elite 5K program and aim to finish a 5K marathon in under 30 minutes. For those who run but can’t quite beat their PR, we have the Starter and Elite 10K program to improve your running performance and clock a 10K marathon in under 60 minutes. If you are are eyeing the 21K half marathon, then we have the Starter 21K training program and an Elite 21K program for slightly advanced runners to help improve pace and performance.

Nutrition Plan

Diet becomes crucial to runners because they need to strengthen their muscles to generate power and endure the activity. The Mobiefit Training programs are equipped with a diet and nutrition plan designed by celebrity nutritionist and fitness expert, Shwetha Bhatia. A firm believer in eating healthy and training equally hard, Shwetha has an impressive network of clients- starting from professional athletes to celebrities- they have all sought her expertise on nutrition at some time or the other.

With Mobiefit’s diet plans, Shwetha aims at providing effective nutrition for people looking at reaching their target weight, or gaining muscle. With the programs for Mobiefit RUN, you can start losing weight while getting great cardio exercise, or improve your running performance in 5K, 10K and half marathon runs.

With your training and diet in check, head over to our events page to register for the FICCI FLO marathon. The event will take place in Magarpatta City, Pune and participants will be awarded tee-shirts and medals on completion of the race.

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