Kantipur Publications is all set to host the “7th Kantipur-Hero Half Marathon” on February 18, 2017.
The event will feature both men’s and women’s – half marathon (21.1km), corporate-media race (5km) and wheel chair race (3km), informed the organisers amidst a press conference in Kathmandu on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.
The Publication has also already started registrations of the participants from Saturday, January 28.
The interested runners can submit their participation form by February 11 at Thapathali situated Kantpur Publications, said the organisers.
The winners (men’s and women’s) of half marathon will bag Rs 50,000 each, runner-up Rs 30,000 each while third, fourth, fifth and sixth will get Rs 20,000, Rs 10,000, Rs 5,000 and Rs 3,000, respectively.
The race starts from the Kantipur Publications office in Thapathali en-route to Maitighar, Babar Mahal, Naya baneshwor, Tinkune, Koteshwor, Jadibudi, Gatthaghar, Sano Thimi, Sallaghari, Katunje and back to the same route to starting point at Central Business Park, Thapathali.