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Cochin International Half Marathon

More than 25,000 runners across Kochi are gearing up to participate in the 2nd edition of the Muthoot Finance Cochin International Half Marathon, the largest sporting event in Kerala. After an overwhelming response and participation last year, this year the stage is set for 7 December, 2014. The event will be held under the aegis of the Athletic Fedearions of India (AFI) and the route will be ratified by AIMS.

This marathon, brought to you by Kochi Municipal Corporation in association with Push Integrated Communication and in partnership with Malayala Manorama, takes off from Marine Drive covering the major landmarks in the city.

With some of the most renowned international and national elite distance runners participating, we believe this 21 km run will not only help encourage runners in the city but also promote a healthy and fit lifestyle among all.

PAYMENT MODES

Cheque (Only local cheques will be accepted.)

Demand Draft/Pay Order (Payable at Palakkad)

Cash (Only Indian currency will be accepted)

Credit Card, Net Banking and Debit Cards (Can be used only for online registration)

Note: (i) All cheques and demand drafts to be drawn in favour of Push Integrated Communication Pvt. Ltd. (Payable at Palakkad). Please write your full name, the race category chosen and contact number on reverse of cheque/demand draft.

(ii) Duly filled forms along with cash or cheque payment can be deposited at all Muthoot Finance Outlets across Kerala.

(iii) Courier the duly filled forms along with the cash or cheque payment to the following address: Push Integrated Communications Private Limited, Plot No. 19, Kumaranashan Nagar, Kathrikadavu, Kadavanthara, Kochi - 682020. Ph: (0484) 4050303.

APPLICATION MODES

You can apply for the event using any one of the following modes:

Online - through the event website www.cochinmarathon.co. Forms can also be downloaded from the event website www.cochinmarathon.co. In Cochin, forms will be available at Muthoot Finance Outlets, selected Reebok outlets, Medical Trust Hospital, Skoda Marrikar outlet, Maharajas College Ground (P.T. Usha Road), & Regional Sports Centre (Kadavanthra).

 

 

 

 

 

EVENT CONTACT DETAILS

Event Helpline: 0484 4050303

website: www.cochinmarathon.co

E-mail: info@cochinmarathon.co; reena@cochinmarathon.co

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registrations begin for Kochi's biggest sporting event

Kochi, September 30: Online registrations for the Muthoot Finance Cochin International Half Marathon, to be flagged off on December 7, 2014, will begin on October 1, while physical registrations for the same will begin on October 6, according to information released by Push Aryanz Sports Events (PASE), who will be managing the event.

The Half Marathon (21.097 km) will be the feature event of the day, besides which there will be a 21.097 km Corporate Challenge Relay, an Amateur 10km Run for men and women, a 7km Fun Run for children above the age of 13, men and women, and a 4km Senior Citizens Run for men and women above the age of 60.

The online registration fee for the half marathon and the 10km run will be Rs 525, while the registration fee for the Fun Run and the Senior Citizens Run will be Rs 315 and Rs 210 respectively.

Online registrations can be done through the event website www.cochinmarathon.co

Besides the half marathon for elite men and women, there will be separate age category events in the half marathon, as well as the 10 km run, details of which are available on the website as well as on the physical form.

Copies of the form can also be downloaded from the event website for physical registrations, besides which forms will be available at Muthoot Finance outlets, at Medical Trust Hospital, at Reebok outlets, at the Skoda Marikar outlet and at the Regional Sports Centre, Kadvanthara.

Physical registration can be done by paying via cash or cheque. All cheques and demand drafts need to be drawn in favour of Push Integrated Communication Pvt. Ltd.

Duly filled forms along with cash or cheque payment can be deposited at all Muthoot Finance Outlets across Kerala.

Duly filled forms can also be sent by post or courier along with the cash or cheque payment to the following address: Push Integrated Communications Private Limited, Plot No. 19, Kumaranashan Nagar, Kathrikadavu, Kadavanthara, Kochi - 682020. Ph: (0484) 4050303.

More information on the event can be got from the website www.cochinmarathon.co or from the helpline No: (0484) 4050303.

IMPORTANT DATES

Online Registration Starts from: 1st October 2014

Physical Registration Starts from: 6th October 2014

End Date for Physical Modes of Registration: 29th November 2014 OR whenever registration places are full, whichever is earlier

End Date for Online Applications: 29th November 2014 OR whenever registration places are full, whichever is earlier

All confirmed participants / their authorised representatives are required to come to the Maharajas College Ground, P.T. Usha Road, Cochin on the 4th, 5th or 6th December 2014, individually to collect their running BIB and timing chip between 11.00 a.m. and 6.00 p.m. No running BIB and timing chips will be posted to their addresses.

 

 

 

Prize Money for Muthoot Finance Cochin International Half Marathon 2014

Prize money for Elite Athletes (USD) in Half Marathon

Men Women
1 USD 5500 USD 5500
2 USD 3500 USD 3500
3 USD 2250 USD 2250
4 USD 1750 USD 1750
5 USD 1250 USD 1250
6 USD 1000 USD 1000
7 USD 750 USD 750
8 USD 500 USD 500
TOTAL USD 16500 USD 16500

 

  • Course record bonus of USD 1500 each for men and women
  • To be shared if more than one athlete breaks course record

 

Prize list according to age categories

Men's open Half Marathon(21.197km)

Men Women
1 2 Lakhs 2 Lakhs
2 1.5 Lakhs 1.5 Lakhs
3 1 Lakhs 1 Lakhs
4 75,000 75,000
5 60,000 60,000
6 50,000 50,000
7 25,000 25,000
8 15,000 15,000
9 10,000 10,000
10 7,500 7,500
  • Rs 1 lakh for men's new course record
  • Rs 50,000 if any male athlete finishes below 65 minutes
  • Rs 1 lakh bonus for any Indian woman who finishes below 78 minutes
  • Rs 50,000 bonus for any Indian woman who finishes below 79 minutes

 

Prize list according to age categories

Men's open Half Marathon(21.197km)

Prizes Age 18 to under 35 Age 35 to under 45 Age 45 to under 55 55 and above
1 30000 20000 20000 20000
2 20000 15000 15000 15000
3 10000 10000 10000 10000

 

Women's open Half Marathon(21.197km)

Prizes Age 18 to under 30 Age 30 to under 40 Age 40 to under 50 50 and above
1 30000 20000 20000 20000
2 20000 15000 15000 15000
3 10000 10000 10000 10000

 

10 Km Amateur run (Men)

Prizes Age 18 to under 35 Age 35 to under 45 Age 45 to under 55 55 and above
1 30000 20000 20000 20000
2 20000 15000 15000 15000
3 10000 10000 10000 10000

 

10 Km Amateur run (Women)

Prizes Age 18 to under 30 Age 30 to under 40 Age 40 to under 50 50 and above
1 30000 20000 20000 20000
2 20000 15000 15000 15000
3 10000 10000 10000 10000

 

10 Prize Money for 21km Corporate Challenge

Prizes Amount(Rs)
1 60,000
2 45000
3 30000

 

Corporate Relay Run(21.097km) open to 3-member teams: 2000 per team (two men and one woman)

Applicant type/Fee constituent Half Marathon 10 km Run 7 km Fun Run Senior Citizens Run
Domestic Applicants(Applicants residing in India) Rs.500 Rs.500 Rs.300 Rs.200
International Applicants(Applicants residing outside India) US $ 15 US $ 15    

 

 

Race categories for Half Marathon (21.197km)

Men Women
Elite Men Elite Women
Age 18 to under 35 (All those born between 07-12-1996 and 06-12-1979) Age 18 to under 30 (All those born between 07-12-1996 and 06-12-1984)
Age 35 to under 45 (All those born between 07-12-1979 and 06-12-69) Age 30 to under 40 (All those born between 07-12-1984 and 06-12-1974)
Age 45 to under 55 (All those born between 07-12-1969 and 06-12-1959) Age 40 to under 50 (All those born between 07-12-1974 and 06-12-1964)
Age 55 and above (All those born before 06-12-1959) Age 50 and above (All those born before 06-12-1964)

Race Categories for 10km Amateur Run

Men Women
Age 18 to under 35(All those born between 07-12-1996 and 06-12-1979) Age 18 to under 30 (All those born between 07-12-1996 and 06-12-1984)
Age 35 to under 45 (All those born between 07-12-1979 and 06-12-69) Age 30 to under 40 (All those born between 07-12-1984 and 06-12-1974)
Age 45 to under 55 (All those born between 07-12-1969 and 06-12-1959) Age 40 to under 50 (All those born between 07-12-1974 and 06-12-1964)
Age 55 and above (All those born before 06-12-1959) Age 50 and above (All those born before 06-12-1964)
  • 7Km Fun Run is open to all participants above 13 years of
  • 4km senior citizen Run is open for men and women above 60 years of age
  • Half Marathon (21.097km) Corporate Challenge Relay open to 3-member teams from corporates and firms (two men and one woman)

Top 5 - Male (Cochin International Half Marathon 2013)

BIB NAME CHIP TIME GUN TIME
2 Bernard Kipyego 01:02:54 01:02:56
1 Emanuel Mutai 01:02:59 01:03:02
4 Eliud Tarus 01:03:14 01:03:15
5 Sammy Kigen Korir 01:04:19 01:04:22
8 Abere Kassw Belay 01:04:32 01:04:35

Top 5 - Female (Cochin International Half Marathon 2013)

BIB NAME CHIP TIME GUN TIME
101 Helah Kiprop 01:11:54 01:11:57
103 Yeyenesh Dinkesa 01:13:25 01:13:28
102 Tizita Niguse Wubishet 01:15:29 01:15:32
109 Gladys Chepkechei Tarus 01:17:59 01:18:02
105 Leila Luik 01:18:33 01:18:37