Kathgodam Half Marathon 2023 (5th Edition) | Event in Haldwani kathgodam | Townscript
Kathgodam Half Marathon 2023 (5th Edition) | Event in Haldwani kathgodam | Townscript

Kathgodam Half Marathon 2023 (5th Edition)

Oct 08 | 05:30 AM (IST)

Event Information

Kathgodam Half Marathon 2023 (5th Edition) | 8th October 2023 | Organized By Thrill Zone | 21km, 10km & 5km

About Kathgodam 

Kathgodam is a town in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand state of India. It is a part of the twin township of Haldwani-Kathgodam and is in the immediate north of Haldwani. It is one of the important collection centers for forest products obtained from the Kumaon Himalayas.

Distance:- 21km (Timed Run) 10 km (Timed Run) & 5 km (Non-Timed Run)

Age Categories (21 km)

18 to 30 Years 
31 to 40 Years 
41 to 50 Years 
51 to 60 Years 
61+ Years 

The minimum age should be 18 Years or above on event day in a 21 km run 

Age Categories (10 km)

8 to 18 Years
19 to 30 Years
31 to 40 Years
41 to 50 Years
51 to 60 Years
61+ Years 

If the runner is 19 Years on event day then only he will be in (19-30 Years Categories)

 (5 km-Fun Run) - There is no winner or prize in the 5km, the minimum age in 5 km should be 5 Years.  

Cut-off Time for 21km, 10km, and 5km 

21 km cut-off time is - 3:30 Hrs.
10 km cut-off time is - 2:00 Hrs. 
5 KM cut-off time is -  1 Hrs.

Points to remember:-

  • To get customized BIB register at least 10 days prior to the event date.
  • Registration with a discount is not transferable, registrations are transferable 15 days prior to the event if the amount is paid without a discount.
  • BIB Expo will be on 1 day prior to the event at Venue only, there is no BIB Expo on event day.
  • If anyone is collecting other's bibs he/she should have a consent letter along with a ticket from the participants then only we will hand over the BIB.
  • There is no on-spot registration.
  • Exchange: Participants are not allowed to exchange their Timing BIBs with other participants. The BIB number assigned to each participant is unique and must be used only by that participant only, if anyone is found putting on another's bib he/she will be disqualified from the event.
  • Put on BIB on Chest, it should be visible, if anyone is found with BIB on the back he/she will be disqualified from the winner's list.
  • All the updates related to the event will be shared on the registered email id.
  • Only registered participants are allowed to enter the venue.
  • The timing certificate and timing will be available on the same day, timing message will be sent to a registered number.
  • All photos will be available within 24 Hr a few albums will be available on the same day on Facebook Thrill Zone Page.

Facilities while the event:-

  • Baggage Counter at the venue.
  • Ambulance on the route.
  • Physio and medical team at Venue and on Route at multiple points.
  • Hydration point at every 1-2 km.
  • Washroom at Start/Finish and on route
  • Timing System at Start/Finish, 5km and 10.5km (For timed runners 21k & 10K).
  • Route Marking: The route will be marked with arrows and other markers to guide participants on the correct path during the half marathon.
  • Pre-Event Zumba and post-run cooldown session for runners by Zumba instructors.
  • Route marshals will be there at all distances to guide the route.
  • Volunteers will be en route to guide runners and at Hydration points.
  • The medal will be given to all the participants post-completion of the run.

For Query call us at 8630446801

email us at contact@thrillzone.in


Here are some frequently asked questions related to the Punjab Half Marathon 2023:

1. Who is organizing the Kathgodam Half Marathon 2023 (5th Edition)?

• The Half marathon is organized by Thrill Zone.

2. What is the distance of the half marathon?

• The half marathon includes three distances: 21km, 10km, and 5km.

3. When is the Run?

• The Kathgodam Half Marathon 2023 is on October 8, 2023.

4. Where is the venue of the half marathon?

• The venue of the half marathon is Shri Ram Marriage Hall Golapar road Kathgodam, Haldwani .

5. What are the cut-off timings for the different distances?

• The cut-off timings for the different distances are as follows: 21 KM (Timed Run)- 3:30 Hours, 10 KM (Timed Run) - 1:30 Hours, 5 KM (Timed Run) - 1 Hr.

6. What are the age categories for the different distances?

7. What do the participants get?

• Participants will get a T-shirt, Medal, certificate, refreshments, Hydration support, and Energy drink.

8. Is there a BIB expo?

• Yes, there is a BIB expo. The venue for the BIB expo will be event venue only, BIB Expo will be 1 day prior to the event date from 2 pm to 6 pm

9. How can I contact the organizers for any queries?

• You can email the organizers at contact@thrillzone.in or call them at 8630446801 for any queries.

10. Is there any discount on Kathgodam Half Marathon 2023?

• There is no discount for individual runners, we have a discount of for group runners (10+ Runners) discount will be 15% for discount WhatsApp us at 8630446801

11. Deadline for registration?

• Registration will be closed 8 Days prior to the event date.

About Kathgodam:

Kathgodam is renowned for its scenic beauty and pleasant climate, making it a popular destination for nature lovers and tourists seeking tranquility. The town is situated at the foothills of the Kumaon region and is easily accessible by road and rail.

Places to Visit Near Kathgodam:

Nainital: Located just about 25 kilometers away from Kathgodam, Nainital is a gem of a hill station, famous for its Naini Lake, surrounded by lush green hills. The town offers boating, scenic viewpoints, and a pleasant ambiance.

Bhimtal: Approximately 17 kilometers from Kathgodam, Bhimtal is another beautiful lake town named after the legendary Bhima of the Mahabharata. The Bhimtal Lake is the major attraction here, and you can enjoy boating and water-based activities.

Sattal: Sattal, meaning "seven lakes," is located about 20 kilometers from Kathgodam. It is a cluster of interconnected freshwater lakes surrounded by dense forests, making it an ideal spot for birdwatching and nature walks.

Naukuchiatal: Situated around 25 kilometers away from Kathgodam, Naukuchiatal is a serene lake with nine corners, offering breathtaking views and opportunities for boating and angling.

Mukteshwar: Located about 58 kilometers from Kathgodam, Mukteshwar is a serene hill town known for its scenic beauty, apple orchards, and the Mukteshwar Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Jim Corbett National Park: Roughly 60 kilometers away from Kathgodam, Jim Corbett National Park is a renowned wildlife sanctuary and tiger reserve, offering thrilling wildlife safaris and a chance to spot diverse flora and fauna.

Almora: Situated about 90 kilometers from Kathgodam, Almora is a culturally rich town with historical temples, vibrant markets, and panoramic views of the Himalayas.

Ranikhet: Located around 70 kilometers away from Kathgodam, Ranikhet is a charming hill station known for its lush green meadows, golf course, and temples.

Kausani: Situated approximately 120 kilometers from Kathgodam, Kausani is known for its awe-inspiring views of the Himalayan peaks, including Nanda Devi and Trishul.

Binsar: Binsar, around 100 kilometers from Kathgodam, is a tranquil destination with dense forests, scenic treks, and the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary.

Kathgodam and its surrounding areas offer a perfect blend of natural beauty, adventure, and spirituality, making it an ideal destination for all kinds of travelers. Whether you seek solace in the lap of nature or wish to explore wildlife and adventure, this region has something to offer for everyone.


I know that running or volunteering for a road race is potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but no limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road , all such risks being known and appreciated by me. The registration fee is not refundable in any condition if discount is more than 20%. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, baby joggers, roller skates or roller blades, animals, and personal music players are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and inconsideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Thrill Zone ,the group of Runners of India , all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any race purpose.


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