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Sachin Tendulkar flags off Marathon at New Delhi's JLN Stadium

Sachin also performed push-ups as part of an initiative through which money will be donated to `Bharat Ke Veer` contribution platform

Feb 24, 2019, 09:59 AM IST

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge shatters Marathon world record in Berlin

Kenya`s Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge pulverised the marathon world record with a blistering run on Sunday, slicing a staggering 78 seconds off the previous best to land the one major running crown that had eluded him.

Sep 17, 2018, 00:00 AM IST

Elite women runners slam Mumbai Marathon organisers

The elite women runners of the Mumbai Marathon on Sunday slammed the event organisers, saying there were too many casual runners on the course and that the Metro construction work was also a hindrance. 

Jan 21, 2018, 16:37 PM IST

'Dabbawalas' take part in Mumbai Marathon, promote 'Roti Bank'

The city's famed 'dabbawalas' on Sunday participated in the Mumbai Marathon to promote their recently launched `Roti Bank' initiative.

Jan 21, 2018, 15:15 PM IST

TSK 25k Marathon: Kenensia Bekele, Helah Kiprop to lead charge

Bekele has won over 21 Olympic and World Champion titles and broken six senior world records in a career spanning more than eight years.

Dec 05, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

Milind Soman's marathon runner mother does plank wearing a saree at 78, push ups next on list! WATCH video

Model-actor Milind Soman's mother Usha can be an inspiration to millions out there. We all know Milind to be a marathon runner and fitness icon but do you know where is it all coming from? Well, none other than super mommy Usha Soman.

May 16, 2017, 18:54 PM IST

Here's why marathon is as good for the mind as for the body

Recreational running has dual benefits - it rejuvenates the mind and recharges the body. 

Apr 17, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Gearing up for a marathon? You may be at risk of kidney injury!

For the study, the team analysed participants who took part in the 2015 Hartford Marathon.

Mar 29, 2017, 16:37 PM IST

Excessive marathon practice can adversely affect heart

Cautioning of even sudden death due to excess practice, the doctors have also said that with recurrent strain on the heart, there can be adverse dilatation of the heart chambers along with patchy muscles scarring.

Jan 11, 2017, 00:36 AM IST

Marathon running: Top five benefits of the exercise

It would be no exaggeration if marathon is said to be a sport that includes an assortment of advantages from physical to psychological

Jan 05, 2017, 02:50 AM IST

Delhi Half Marathon: Olympic medallist Eliud Kipchoge wins men's race, Ethiopia's Degefa clinches women's title

Among Indian men, G Lakshmanan, who has won the 2013 edition of Delhi Half Marathon and also TCS World 10K 2016, emerged the winner with a timing of one hour, 04 minutes and 34 seconds.

Nov 21, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

Rio Olympics fallout: Sports Ministry sets up inquiry to probe apathy in OP Jaisha's case

Jaisha, after returning from Brazil, claimed that officials from all other countries provided refreshments to their runners at designated points set up every 2.5 km.

Aug 23, 2016, 17:53 PM IST

Milind Soman's 76-year-old mom joins him barefoot in 'The Great India Run' – Watch video!

Clad in a saree, the 76-year-old Usha Soman who joined her son during the final leg of the Great India Run, can be seen running effortlessly in the video.

Aug 04, 2016, 11:59 AM IST

Dutch woman dies while running marathon in Goa

Panaji, July 31 (IANS) A 23-year-old Dutch woman collapsed while running a marathon and subsequently died while she was being taken to a government hospital on the outskirts of Panaji, a police off

Jul 31, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

Censor board has always been unfair, says Manoj Bajpayee

National Award-winning actor Manoj Bajpayee, who will next be seen onscreen in "Budhia Singh - Born To Run", says the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has "always been unfair".

Jul 14, 2016, 16:46 PM IST

Manoj Bajpayee promotes 'Budhia Singh...' despite being ill

Manoj Bajpayee is known for his professionalism and he showed a glimpse of it during the promotion of his forthcoming film "Budhia Singh - Born To Run". Despite being ill, the actor didn't miss the movie promotion.

Jul 14, 2016, 16:11 PM IST

Australian PM almost certain victor in election but no celebration

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to retain power after a bruising national election.

Jul 08, 2016, 13:20 PM IST

Sudha Singh: Long distance runner finally settles with marathon for 2016 Rio Olympics

She was reportedly displeased with coach Nikolai Snesarev`s decision of making her concentrate on marathon instead of her favoured 3,000 metres steeplechase.

Feb 07, 2016, 20:00 PM IST

Jacqueline Fernandez extends support to children's marathon

Jacqueline Fernandez wishes luck to all the children participating in the Mumbai Juniorthon this week.

Dec 01, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Diet tips for marathon runners!

In weight-bearing exercise like running, your stomach is joggled around and you may experience more gastrointestinal symptoms.

Oct 29, 2015, 14:44 PM IST