The Southern Naval Command welcomes you to the second edition of the annual running race, the Kochi Navy Half Marathon. Kochi, with its beautiful backwaters, rich cultural and archaeological heritage, scenic coastal fishing hamlets, co-existing with its uber modern and cosmopolitan lifestyle, is the perfect location to weave the magic of long distance running.
The event is designed to make the runners soak in the Naval environment and get a running glimpse into the Naval way of life. The event has runs in the 5 km, 10 km and the 21 km categories. Choose a distance and run the city your way:
A short run to the heart of the bustling city. You will be zipping close to the Marine Drive boulevard with a fascinating view of the Rainbow Bridge, one of the foremost landmark of this burgeoning metropolis.
10 KM Run
Catch the magnificent view of the mainland and the island along with all the ships berthed when you head back and forth through the Venduruthy bridge, something you wouldn’t want to give a miss.
5 KM Fun Run
However small the distance, you have taken the first step to be an active soul. Run or walk, it would be all over in a jiffy.
- Defence personnel registration subject to verification of Indian defence card or Dependent card or Defence civilian card or Ex-servicemen card (all services) at the time of BIB Collection.
- Parental consent form is required to be submitted by participants who are less than 18 years of age at the Expo.
- There would be a cut-off time of 4 hours from race start which would be strictly enforced.
- course map and description will be updated shortly.