Daman administration and Wind World India Ltd jointly organized the events of marathon on In December for last three years. These have been a great success.
This year in 2016 we are back with the event on 18 th December 2016. This event will be special as happens to be on the previous day of Daman Liberation day on 19th December, Monday. So it will be a part of the celebration unique to people of Daman and invite all to share this experience.
Soak in the culture of Daman with four centuries old churches, six centuries old structures standing as testimony of the Portugese times. Start with joining the celebrations on 17th; spend the day on the beaches and exploring Daman. For runners like you, Daman is all in the walkable distance and best way to explore. Next day morning we have Marathon run on Sunday, 18th December. Celebrate the finish with all that Daman has to offer and with a cultural program in the eve of Daman Liberation day.
Wind world India Ltd. Daman is a pioneer in the manufacturing and installation of Wind turbines having their manufacturing plants located at Daman and installations being located in various states in India.
Daman Wind Marathon Timing certificate of season three, December 2015, is a qualifying time for Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon.
Looking at the enthusiasm of the people at Daman and around Daman and the attraction of the experience it has created in the first two events, we have decided to make it a timed event from season three and we are continuing it for season four. Three aims:
Social cause for the Daman Wind Marathon is 'Clean Daman - Green Daman - Healthy Daman'. This cause has been adopted keeping in view the long term benefits of having a healthy environment and associate with running as a means of achieving a good personal health.
We are continuing with our concept of “Run at no cost“ with primary goal to encourage running in the lives of people and provide with running experience in a top class event.
We have kept the running event with timing chips at minimum cost.
We have also kept option of choosing to run without spending money on timing chips for 5 km fun run. And it is a good event run for the beginners and for the children.
However the Timing certificates , medals and prizes will be given only to those who run with the timing chips and 10 and 21 km
We have kept the registration fees low even for this season. The main purpose of the event to encourage running and bring out the future runners at the event.
You can sponsor a runner. Please select the options while registering. We will be deciding to offer registration to talented , deserving runners. We will inform you individually for which runner your sponsored amount has been used. The selection and decision of which runners to be given free registration will solely from the organisers. When you sponsor a runner, we will provide him / her additional support to facilitate them to participate.