Tagged: Pune Running

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Pune Running – 10K in 50 Mins

Pune Running launches the 10K in 50 K Program. The objective is to get Runners to the Next Level. This program will be anchored by Hitendra Choudhary one of the fastest runners in Pune Running. He has the best time of 10K in 42 Mins. This program is not for...

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Don’t Worry about Dying, Worry about Not Living

I have always been a fitness enthusiast. As a child I would go for bharatnatyam classes. I played throwball in school and college and I used to swim regularly. When I was pregnant with my first child, I was diagnosed with borderline gestational diabetes (high sugar levels in pregnancy). Since...

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11 Fundamental Questions answered for every Non-Runner

Non-runners are generally very appreciative and respectful of runners. They hold them in high regard and are quick to praise them. They show genuine interest in discussions about running. Strangely enough, they never seem to start running themselves. I wondered why. Why would people acknowledge the benefit of something and...

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Running the Nagar Rising Marathon as a couple

This is the amazing story of Sumitra & Ashish Joshi. They run with the University Gang and the Vimannagar Runway gang – a Part of Pune Running. Our Start It was the second week in Oct2015. PRBM (Pune Running Beyond Myself) had just finished and we had seen lot of...

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My pacing experience at the Purple City Our Marathon

While preparing for the Standard Chartered Mumbai marathon, I was approached by Nikhil Shah to be a pacer for the Pride Purple City Our Marathon. Our Marathon was to be held on Jan 31st 2016. He asked me to pace the 2:25 hr bus for the 21KM. Well it is...

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A Selfless Volunteer – Chat with Krutika Shukla

Krutika Shukla is an enthusiastic runner from the rich stable of PUNE RUNNING. She started running about a year ago and hasn’t looked back since. Krutika worked as a volunteer at last month’s Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM). We hear and read about runners and their interesting experiences. This time,...

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SCMM – A story of Pain and Pride

Pre-Race 17th Jan 2016, Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM) day opened for me at 1:30am. This was consistent with my trend of sleeping for less than 2 hours before every SCMM night. After some reading and twisting and turning in bed, I was ready for our taxi-pool at 3:45am. Ashish,...