For those interested in recreational running as well as for those attempting the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon in January Protected content , there is a great group called 'Pune Running' you can join. This is a fun loving bunch of really motivated individuals who are always willing to offer advice and assistance to novices. They run in Pune University every weekend. Runs start at 6:00 am. Sunday morning runs are typically group affairs where you can always find at least one other person to run with.
They also schedule half marathons once a month. These are very well organized: complete with drinks and completion certificates.
Their next training run is on December 25th which will also double as a marathon training run. Apart from the 5K and 10K events, they have included a 32K event for this purpose. You can register as a runner or a volunteer at:
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