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November 17th 2019

GOA RIVER MARATHON 2019

5K Fun Walk-Run - All the important information and links !

Goa River Marathon -Highly popularThe 5 Km (AIMS Certified) fun walk-run starts at 09:00 a.m. Be a part of thousands participating in this annual premier event - the Goa River Marathon 5-KM FUN WALK OR RUN; and have loads of fun while you participate. The route is easily walkable and very pleasant. Additionally, the route will be closed to vehicular traffic so you can walk or run with ease.

Goa River Marathon (Grm) will take care to ensure participants are adequately hydrated by setting up hydration points at regular intervals (every 1 ~ 1.5 KM). Every alternate hydration station also has medical aid staff and additionally, there will be four or five emergency response ambulances patrolling the route. The route will be closed to vehicular traffic for at least 6 hours.

Race officials will be patrolling the route. You are never far from help. Photographers too will be placed at strategic points to ensure maximum coverage and also to try and ensure that each and every participant has a good chance of being photographed.

Please see below for specific event related information:
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  • Registration
    • The registration fees for the marathon is Indian Ruppes 600. It covers your right to participate in the marathon and make use of all event related facilities. The fee also includes a limited edition event T-Shirt. Only those who register by 10-Oct-2019 will be eligible to have their name printed on the bib. In any case, last date for registration is 10-Nov-2019
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  • Is the distance certified?
    • Yes, the distance is certified by AIMS and is certificate is valid up to 31.Dec. 2019

  • Who can participate?
    • There is no age limit. Minors should be accompanied by their parents/guardians.

  • What is the starting time and time limit
    • The marathon will start at 09:00 a.m. and you need to arrive at least 30 minutes before the start. This is a non-competitve walk-run so the race kit will NOT contain any timing chip.
      Note: After 10:30 A.M. there will be partial traffic in many places and thereafter full traffic will be open. Any participant running with the event bib after 11:00 A.M. will be lifted off the course on our vehicles. This is being done for the safety of the participants and under orders of the local law authorities.

  • Race kit collection
    • The email (please check you spam/junk folders too), receipt (or SMS) you receive is your ticket for collection of your race kit. The race kit will be distributed during the event expo held on 15th Nov 2019 between 11 am to 0700 pm and 16th Nov between 0930 am to 0700 pm. The expo location will be intimated on this website, on our Facebook page and also, by email.

      You may collect another participant's race kit provided you have that participant's receipt, authorization letter to collect on his/her behalf and copy of participant's ID proof.

  • Can the race category be changed after registration?
    • Yes, provided you intimate us well in advance by email at support@goarivermarathon.com

  • Can a mistake in the registration be rectified?
    • Yes, provided you intimate us well in advance by email at support@goarivermarathon.com

  • Will there be transport arrangement?
    • Yes. Watch out for announcements related to this on this website, on our Facebook page and also, by email.

  • Will there be a baggage counter?
    • Yes, but don't include any valuables. Organizer's will not accept any theft claims.

  • Can I view the event location and route map?

  • Are there any cash prizes in this category?
    • Nope! This is a community fun walk or run event. It is totally non-competitive.

Other categories include: Marathon, Half-Marathon and, 10K Competitive