A unique running event is coming to Pune this Saturday, ahead of the Pinkathon run. Glow Run Pune, organized by Max Sports in association with RA Management Consultants and Kala Anubhav-Samrat Thorat Foundation, consists of 21K, 10K, 5K fun walk-run and a kids’ run. The event has been organised to raise money for charities working with hearing and speech-impaired children
The Glow Run is being held for the very first time in Pune. A concept that’s become popular in the US and Europe, the run will be held in the evening, on the November 14 at the Nehru stadium starting at 8 pm. Registrations for the run are ongoing and one can register till 11:59 PM on November 15. The running event is meant to be a fun outing for families as well as kids.
The concept of this event is unique where runners will have to turn up in neon clothing and bands, the registration fee for 5K walk-run is Rs 555, and for the kids’ zone the entry fee is Rs 444. The half marathon is open to all men and women over the age of 18. The entry fee is Rs 888. The 10K is also only open to those over the age of 18 and entry fee for it is Rs 777. The kids’ zone called Fun Quest allows children between the ages 6 and 12 a chance to run and play amid bubbles, a chocolate fountain, snow-themed settings and food stalls.
For more information on registration, starting points and facilities, visit the official website.