The 8th Edition of the Puma Urban Stampede is finally here. Its going to be held in Bangalore this year. The event is set to be held on 2nd August, 2015. Registrations close on 24th July or when the race limit is met, whichever is earlier. The event is being powered by Jabong. The top 10 teams from the eight cities are invited to participate in the Grand Finale of this race. The prices for the race are, Rs. 7000 for a corporate relay team, Rs. 1000 for the 10 km race for an individual and Rs. 700 for the 5 km race for an individual. Though the venue is still to be deicded, the race timings are set. The 10 km race starts at 5:30 am, the 5 km race starts at 5:45 am and the corporate relay starts at 6:30 am. Each registered runner will receive a bib, timing chip, t shirt and food token. This is one of those Events in Bangalore one certainly must witness. The age limits for the races are, 5 and above for the 5 km race, 8 and above for the 10 km race and 18 and above for the corporate relay. This year's event is expected to be bigger and better than last year's event that was a huge hit.
The Puma Urban Stampede 2014-15 was a huge hit in the corporate world. Even in places as cold as Delhi, 70 teams turned up on a chilling and foggy morning and went all out to win the event. It was a different experience for them, all thanks to the event being well set up. This year's event encourages more teams to come together and participate. It also has a Grand Finale for all the individual city winners. There are 8 participating cities. It is considered as one of those premium Events in Bangalore, Pune, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai and Hyderabad. It is a highly anticipated event everyone has been waiting for. 2nd August is the date everyone is eagerly awaiting now. Marathons and races are good ways to maintain bonds among people.
So grab your shoes and get ready for the Puma Urban Stampede! Its an event you simply cannot afford to miss!