Hyderabad Runners can be termed as the torchbearer of community running in Hyderabad, a name synonymous with running, always prefixed with the Hyderabad Marathon, which, today,has become the signature event of the city of Biryani, Pearls and IT.
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
Starting from a much simpler 5K Fun Run to the mother of all, the Marathon super race, Hyderabad Runners' offerings range extensively enthralling the running enthusiasts, fitness freaks and also beginners. Having mapped a whopping 75 routes across the metropolitan boulevards, Hyderabad Runners also extends its run into weekly modes including drills, hill runs, newbies run and long run besides organizing trash runs twice a year driving ecological sensitization and responsibility
Besides the flagship annual marathon, Hyderabad Runners conducts half marathon and 10k runs on a regular basis. Hyderabad Runners forays into conducting out-station runs across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana with an objective to promote running as important means of fitness and mental rejuvenation. On the thematic front, Hyderabad Runners organizes runs to promote various events including Women's Day and Children's Day to name a few. Hyderabad Runners is also the sole partner for the celebrated New York Road Runners Mighty Milers through which it holds programmes to promote running among school children.