DoPT Circular: Organization of first Half Marathon on 3rd March 2019 from Vinay Marg Sports Complex, New Delhi

DoPT Circular: Organization of first Half Marathon on 3rd March
2019 from Vinay Marg Sports Complex, New Delhi

F.No. 20/1/2018-19-CCSCB
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, PG and Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
Central Civil Services Cultural and Sports Board
Dated 25.1.2019


Sub: Organization of first Half Marathon on 3rd March 2019
from Vinay Marg Sports Complex, New Delhi

The Central Civil Services Cultural& Sports Board (CCSCSB), a society
registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860, is the Central
Agency for promotion of Cultural & Sports Activities amongst Central
Government employees in the country. It works under the aegis and control
of the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of
Personnel & Training, Government of India.
2. CCSCSB, in association with Youth Hostel Association of India (YHAI), is
organizing its first Half Marathon in three different categories i.e. 5KM,
10KM and 21KM on 3rd March 2019 from 5:00 AM to 9:00 AM. The
Marathon will start from Vinay Marg Sports Complex and will finish at the
same place.
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Central Government Civilian employees and their family members working
in Ministries/Department located at New Delhi only can participate.
4. The minimum and maximum age for participation in the Half Marathon is 10
years and 60 years respectively. Registration for the Marathon will begin
from 28.1.2019 and will close on 15.2.2019. The online registration form
will be available at from 28.1.2019. The security
amount for the Half Marathon is Rs. 200/- per person which is refundable
after successful completion of the Half Marathon. All the participants are
requested to follow the guidelines laid down in the
Annexure-l and report at the prescribed time at the venue.
5. Trophies for first, second and third positions in each category of the
run for males and females separately will be awarded. On successful
completion of the half marathon, each participant will be given a medal.
Digital certificate will also be sent on email (within four weeks) to those
who complete the run successfully.
6. For any further queries relating to the programme, the contact persons
are: –
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Shri Parshant Johar : 9718822558
Shri Ankit Gupta : 7827103699
7. All Ministries/Departments are requested to disseminate this circular
for wide publicity in the Ministries/Department and their attached and Subordinate
offices located in New Delhi.

(Kulbhusan Malhotra)
Secretary (CCSCSB)
Tele : – 24646961

i. All Ministries/Departments of Government of India.

ii. YHAI, New Delhi.

Annexure – I

Guidelines for participation in Half Marathon to be organised on 3
March, 2019: –

1. Categories for participation: –

Sr. No.
Distance in Kilometres
Reporting Time at Vinay Marg Sports Complex
Flag Off time
1 21 KM 5.00 AM 5.30 AM
2 10 KM 5.30 AM 6.00 AM
3 5 KM 6.30 AM 7.00 AM

The half Marathon will close at 9 AM.

2. Entry to the venue will only be allowed with the event T Shirt and
Serial Number of Bib on the front and back of the T Shirt .
3. In the eventuality of cancellation of Half Marathon due to any
unforeseen reasons, the security  amount will be refunded within a period of
4 weeks without any interest thereon.
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4. Security amount is Rs. 200 per person (refundable after successful
completion of marathon within 4 weeks).
5. Minimum Age : 10 years (born not later than 1.3.2009).
Maximum Age : 60 years (born not earlier than 1.3.1959).
6. Separate registration for each participant is mandatory.
7. Facilities to be provided –

a) T-Shirt

b) Bib

c) Medal on successful completion of Marathon categories enrolled for.

d) Digital certificate.

e) Breakfast.

f) Hydration points.

g) Medical facilities.

8 T-Shirts and Bib will be provided after successful registration and can
be collected from 26.2.2019 to 28.2.2019 from YHAI Office, 5 Nyaya Marg,
Chankyapuri, New Delhi — 110022 between 1 PM and 4 PM. Details of Contact
persons are as below:

Shri Parshant Johar : 9718822558 .

Shri Ankit Gupta : 7827103699

Source: DoPT