Hyderabad Runners can be termed as the torchbearer of community running in Hyderabad, a name synonymous with running always prefixing Hyderabad Marathon that has today become the signature event of the city of Biryani and Bytes.
Came into picture in 2007, Hyderabad Runners began as a brief ensemble of self-motivated running enthusiasts who rallied their dreams and nurtured running as an indispensable activity across several sections of the society.
In less than a decade since then, Hyderabad Runners pioneered in drawing and facilitating runs of several categories including Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K Run, 5K Fun Run etc.
Hyderabad Runners is registered as a not-for-profit society and currently has a membership base of 3000
March 7, 2013
In the beginning, she ran for the "runner"s high'. Today, running is a way of life for Sunita Tummalapalli. With 13 marathons to her credit in the last three years, two of which were ultra marathons, Sunita wants to run one marathon a month all this year. "It seems like a craz, daunting task but having run on different terrains in the last three years, I know what I'm doing," Sunita tells us.
March 11, 2013
The sheer passion to stay fit and compete in different runs will see two Hyderabadis - Amit Samarth and Sunil Menon - walk in the demanding "Iron Man" Zurich event for the first time. The event, which will be held in July, has 3.8-km swimming in a lake, 180-km cycling and a full marathon.