Flying Sikh to flag off half marathon on February 14 in Agra
Agra: ‘Flying Sikh’ Milkha Singh will flag off maiden 21-kms long Sharda Taj marathon on February 14, as part of silver jubilee celebrations of annual Taj Mahotsav.
At least 15,000 people from all walks of life are expected to take part in the half marathon.
The event will serve as a curtain raiser to annual feature Taj Mahotsav, which will be organised from February 18 to 27, by Uttar Pradesh tourism department.
There will be 'run for fun' for all age groups, where people can join or exit the marathon at any point of selected route after registration.
As many as five categories have been kept for the event. The Marathon will cover 21 km distance from Sikandra to Eklavya Stadium and will be open for people in the age group of 18 to 50 years.