The city of Madurai was set ablaze with determination and fervor as the YI Presents Pinnacle Madurai Half Marathon powered by Federal Bank unfolded on August 20th, 2023. Embarking from the prestigious Race Course Stadium, this event marked an exceptional occasion where more than 1000 participants united to celebrate health, fitness, and the spirit of togetherness.
This marathon, jointly presented by RunGreen and 8O8, etched its place as a significant chapter in promoting wellness and camaraderie. The carefully crafted route offered not only a thrilling running experience but also a captivating tour of the city's rich cultural heritage.
The creative vision behind this event was led by the trio of race director ArpitSrivastava, route director RizwanSiddiqi, and promoter Harsh Garg. Their dedicated efforts culminated in a route that seamlessly combined a rigorous running experience with the beauty of Madurai's architectural marvels.
"The unwavering support from the Madurai police was instrumental in the success of the event. Their commitment to ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all participants is truly commendable," stated ArpitSrivastava, RizwanSiddiqi, and Harsh Garg.
Event Promoter Harsh Garg affirmed, "Our heartfelt appreciation goes to our sponsors and all participants who have played a pivotal role in elevating the Pinnacle Madurai Half Marathon to new heights.""We express our gratitude to Federal Bank, our title sponsor, whose shared commitment to health and well-being has been instrumental in making this event a resounding success," added Siddiqi. The success of the event is a testament to the collective spirit of sponsors, volunteers and runners alike.