BITS2Marathon - BITS World 5k Run 2013
20th October, 2013
The time to put on your running shoes and hit the ground running (literally!) is here - The 5 th edition of BITS World 5k run will happen this year on Sunday, 20th October, 2013.
There will be a mix of seasoned runners attempting their personal best and enthusiastic first-timers who want to rid themselves of the couch - all aiming for the finish line and looking forward to the latcha sessions with fellow BITSians! So get ready, all you need is a pair of running shoes and some enthu - yes, it’s that simple!
Apart from championing the adoption of a healthy lifestyle among BITSians, this edition of the run will commemorate the BITSAA Global Meet 2014 to be held at Hyderabad between 3 - 5 Jan, 2014. Oct. 20th, will see BITSians across the world coming together on a single day before BGM 2014 - apart from the actual run, BITSians will get together, put latcha and make plans to attend the BGM 2014.
- Date: Sunday, October 20th, 2013 .
- Distance: 5km, You can of course run more if you like :)
- Registration: http://www. bitsaa.org/?bits5krun_2013
- Venue: You can run the route of your choice by running in your neighborhood or pairing up with your running buddies from the same or nearby cities. The run is completely virtual and so you are your own judge!
- Certificates: All runners who register on the BITSAA website will get a participation certificate on completing the run.
Feel free to spread the word of the run and invite as many BITSians possible - If you have non-BITSian runner pals, feel free to invite them to jog along.
Wear a BITS T-shirt while you run:
Choose from brand new designs of the BITS2Marathon and purchase your BITS Tshirt rightaway- Nothing like finishing your run in style wearing a BITS Tshirt!
The BITS2Marathon group is a group for fellow BITSians and alumni to promote running within the BITSian community. The main goal of this run is to motivate BITSians all around the world to bring running into everyone’s life and thereby a healthy lifestyle. Over the past 5 editions, more than 1500 runners have registered for the event
Register for the BITS World 5k Run 2013
P. S. 700+ BITSians have already registered to attend BGM 2014 - What are you waiting for?