A meet the press ceremony was held of “Dhaka Half Marathon 2018” on February 18, 2018. The first organisations of Dhaka dedicated to running, Dhaka Run Lords and Thousand Miles Expedition Bangladesh are jointly organising this event to highlight Bangladesh on the global platform from a new perspective.
There are two segments of this event, called the “Half Marathon” and the “Mini Marathon”.
Dhaka Half Marathon 2018 will start at 6 am on February 2, 2018, with 600 participants. Participants of both format will start from Hatirjheel at 6 am. The Half Marathon participants will run 21.1 kilometers, while the Mini Marathon participants will run 7 kilometers. The closing ceremony will be held at the parking zone of Hatirjheel Police Plaza. Both male and female participants are taking part in this event, from different corners of the national and international regions.
Dhaka Half Marathon 2018 is powered by Nestle Bangladesh, in association with The Daily Star. The Gold Sponsors of the marathon are Apex Footwear Limited and Milvik Bangladesh Ltd. The event is co-organised by Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation and supported by Basecamp Bangladesh Ltd and ZANALA Bangladesh Ltd. Star Youth, The Daily Star, is the Youth Engagement Partner of this initiative. Isotoniks is the Drink Partner for the event, while Agro Organica is the Food Partner and Radio Spice is the Official Radio Partner.
For more information, visit: www.dhakahalfmarathon.com