Posts from Tag: Marathon

Join Rang De at the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2019

Posted By Rang De Team in Updates

    “Finishing a marathon is a state of mind that says Anything is Possible!”   It is that time of year again! The Tata Mumbai Marathon, India’s biggest and most high-profile running event is set to take place on 20 January 2019 and we, at Rang De, are calling on all runners to show […]

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Run for a cause! Take part in the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon

Posted By Rang De Team in Updates

    What is the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon? The Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM) is an event that gets the community in Delhi pumped and motivated to push their limits and experience the joy of running. The 11th edition of ADHM is being conducted on the 21st of October 2018. ADHM is also a […]

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The Human Race: a fundraiser showcasing a story of true grit

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesThe Human Race: a fundraiser showcasing a story of true grit

Dr Samarth shared the story of taking part in the Race Across America (RAAM) The Human Race was a fundraiser organised by Rang De on 1 July 2018, about the journey of Dr Amit Samarth. Dr Samarth is a medical doctor and endurance athlete who became the first Indian to complete the Race Across America (RAAM), […]

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Why bother running? My story of taking part in the Mumbai marathon

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesWhy bother running? My story of taking part in the Mumbai marathon

A bystander with a witty slogan at the Mumbai Marathon. PC: By Rudolph.A.furtado via Wikimedia Commons Throughout my childhood, I was a self-proclaimed bookworm. An utter disregard for any kind physical activity in my entire family did not help my situation. I even remember ridiculing a couple of friends and relatives who were physically active […]

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Race to the Finish Line

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesRace to the Finish Line

Image courtesy — Tata Mumbai Marathon I recently finished my first Mumbai Marathon. A few days ago, Rang De also turned 10. Both were important milestones for me. Fresh from the marathon experience, I couldn’t but help draw parallels between running a marathon and running Rang De. I love long distance running because it gives me the time […]

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The ‘ironman’ of Rang De

Posted By Rang De Team in ChangemakersThe ‘ironman’ of Rang De

Srivatsa Mahesh taking part in a half-marathon barefoot to support RangDe’s cause of Fighting Poverty What does it take to run a half-marathon barefoot? For one, it takes a very determined individual and second, it takes a cause he truly believes in. Srivatsa has not only done this but also completed the half-iron man run earlier […]

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Why I run

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesWhy I run

I run because… when the fresh morning air hits my faceit doesn’t matter if I’m young no moreit doesn’t matter that my career is going nowhereit doesn’t matter that I don’t fit into a stereotype I run because what matters is…that single momentthat next stepand then the nextand the next I run because every step…fills […]

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Run for Rang De at the 10K in May!

Posted By Rang De Team in UncategorizedRun for Rang De at the 10K in May!

Rang De is excited to participate in the TCS World 10K Run which will be held in Bangalore on Sunday, the 27th of May, 2012. The run starts and ends at Kanteerava Stadium. Registration begins on Wednesday, the 21st of March on the TCS 10K Website. You can sign up for the 10k run or […]

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Euphoria!

Posted By Rang De Team in UncategorizedEuphoria!

No event can get close to the scale or enthusiasm of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon. I happened to be part of the euphoria this year and it was simply mind blowing. If at 5.30 am in the morning, there were trains packed with people trying to get to the starting point of the marathon […]

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Sunfeast 10k 2010

Posted By Rang De Team in UncategorizedSunfeast 10k 2010

By Raghav Parthasarathy, Rang De Bangalore Chapter Member I was running in the Sunfeast Bangalore Marathon Open 10K, when all of a sudden a person running alongside me asked me “Are you a part of Rang De? Has Smita come? I was her classmate” and the next thing he said was “You guys are doing […]

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