Over 400 children took part in Kids Half Marathon 2017 organised by Doctor Today Healthcare India Pvt. Ltd. in association with Khushi.. ek ehsaas, NGO on 12th February 2017 at Sports Complex, Sector-12 Faridabad. Marathon was flagged off by Sh. Gopal Sharma. BJP President Faridabad. Marathon had 3 different race categories: 5 to 8 years, 8 to 12 years and 12 to 16 years age group.
Master Agam Mahender won 5 to 8 year’s boys category. The second and the third spots went to Sahil Baisla and Dhir Sikka. In 5 to 8 years girls Varunya Mittal stood first and second and third spots went to Pankhudi and Disha. Winners of 8-12 years boys and girls category were Akash(first), Abhishek(second), Sukhbir(third) and Jiya Rawat(first), Prishita(second), and Sonal Yadav(third). In 12-16 age category Karan Singh and Asmita clocked first positions in boys and girls respectively. The second and the third spots for went to Rohit and Mohit for boys and to Nikita Chandila and Shivani Kumari for girls. Winners were awarded for their performance, and given away prizes by the Guest of Honor Sh. Wazir Singh Dagar, BJP Vice – President Faridabad. Firefox cycles were awarded to kids as first prize. Participation certificates, event t-shirts, wrist bands, key chains were given to all participants. Further the parents have given suggestion that this kind of kid’s marathon should happen every year. Kids were excited by the event.