Golden Peak Virtual Half Marathon 2021
If you believe that, it's yourself that you should conquer while running, rather than the distance
or the heights, then get ready for the Golden Peak Virtual Half Marathon 2021 which is scheduled over a period from 1-31st of January 2021.
Needless to say, because of the pandemic, this year it's going to be virtual. yes, we know you
will certainly miss the tropical forests with its unique flora and fauna, the 22 hair pin bends that
will test your stamina and strength, the crystal clear streams crisscrossing the route, and
of course, the breathtaking view at the finish point, at the Upper sanitorium.
But rest assured, your satisfaction will be much more this time, as the entire proceeds of the virtual run is going towards the education of unprivileged children. So get ready and register for the virtual half marathon Golden Peak, where you will not only have to conquer yourself, but a certain minimal elevation as well. For a 10K, the minimum elevation gain should be 100m. and for 21.1K, 300m. All the participants will receive an e-certificate and the results will be published post run.
How it works?
Golden Peak Virtual Half Marathon 2021 is a Virtual race, works exactly the same as any other type of running but the difference is that the entered race can be run at your comfortable location (preferably hilly terrain), pace and place.
21.1K - minimum 300 meters elevation gain
10K - minimum 100 meters elevation gain
It is advisable to run in the vicinity of your neighborhood, with strict adherence to Social Distancing and No Group Congregation norms.
A window of time between 01/01/2021 to 31/01/2021(the whole month of January) is provided for enabling this.
It will not be a conventionally timed run based on bib, timing chip and timing mat.
You have to record your run on the running app you are comfortable with and then upload the same to a provided link so that all the data is collated as it would be in a running event.