Delhi Half Marathon on November 29

The year 2020 has been a challenging and pushed us to the limit in every way possible. But what we will remember is, how we all emerged together from this, to adopt the new normal and restart the healing and rebuilding process.

The World Athletics Gold Label Road Race, the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM), since its inception, has held India’s flag high; representing its sporting spirit, and generosity. 

On November 29, 2020, the world’s most prestigious half marathon, will be the showcase of a resurgent sporting India to the world.

Supported by Government of NCT of Delhi, the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Ministry of External Affairs, Sports Authority of India, Athletics Federation of India, World Athletics (WA), Association of International Marathons & Distance Races (AIMS) our sponsors and partners; ADHM 2020 will once again have the best athletes from around the world, running alongside our national elite, in the heart of our capital city.

Airtel Delhi Half Marathon will follow the highest level of safety-standards, with bio-secure zones to ensure a COVID free race for the elite runners.

While the Elite runners will be at the start line at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, on the 29th November, amateurs from across the globe will join them via the exclusive Airtel Delhi Half Marathon Mobile App. Participation this year will be from a convenient location, wherever you are. Registrations for   three Race categories begin 30th October 2020.  

Kiren Rijiju, Minister Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt of India,said”Sport has always been a symbol of optimism, and we look forward to the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon on Nov. 29. We extend our full support to this event that is India’s pride and welcome the world’s best athletes to our capital city. The Airtel Delhi Half Marathon is representative of a healthier and fitter nation and reinforces the vision of the Fit India movement. I would encourage each and every one of you to participate from the safety & security of your own surroundings.”

NEW LOOK: Airtel Delhi Half Marathon has always inspired us to #GoBeyond – go beyond convention, go beyond what’s expected and push the boundaries of what’s possible.

The spirit of every participant has always been at the heart of ADHM. Inspiring you to create history and not just be a part of it! The new logo captures the story of every runner and the ethos of an event that has become a part of the fabric of Delhi and India. 

Manish Sisodia, Dy. Chief Minister of Delhi, stated, Over the years, the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon has become an integral part of Delhi’s sporting calendar and an enduring symbol of sporting excellence, philanthropy, health & fitness. To watch the finest runners in the world compete on our home ground, will certainly be a boost for the citizens of Delhi and across India. That along with the thousands of amateur runners who participate in this event give us a great opportunity to come together as a community to celebrate the joy of running.”

Shashwat Sharma, Chief Marketing Officer, Bharti Airtel said: “These are unprecedented times for the world. This year’s Airtel Delhi Half Marathon will be extra special as it sends out a message of humanity’s resolve to collaborate and overcome odds. As an enabler of digital lifestyles, Airtel congratulates Procam for this year’s innovative race format that allows runners to participate from anywhere in India while staying safe. In many ways this will be a symbol of the emerging Digital India. We wish everyone participating, including the professional runners, a safe and exciting event.”

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