First Night Run @ Nirbhaya Midnight Marathon

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Let me start by mentioning that these posts on my runs are coming in very late (almost 6 months late).

So I have been hitting the roads a bit more regularly in anticipation of the upcoming TCS run and decided why not try a night run for the heck of it!

The venue was KTPO Whitefield and the arrangements were a bit off with the parking a bit too far for the 4 wheelers.

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Being part of the 5K run there were very less people when we entered the venue and that maybe because the 5K was scheduled for much earlier than midnight.

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My friend and I were waiting for some announcements for the start of the run and suddenly we saw a sea of people running and realized that our run had just begun. Luckily we were able to join in the beginning 10-20 metres hence did not miss much.

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The route for the 5K was pretty disappointing wherein we had to run on dark roads with no lightning, garbage laden roads and dogs!

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Anyhow managed to complete without any undue mishaps.

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I commend the organizers for their 1st Nirbhaya Marathon and I do hope the feedback we runners have provided post the run help them in their next event.

 

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