HYDERABAD: The 2nd edition of the Hyderabad Stadium Run was a 24-hour run that took place from 10th December 2022 to 11th December 2022 at the Hyderabad Stadium Run at Gaudium Sportopia athletics tracks.
The total prize money for the 2nd edition is Rs.2,64,000. This is the 2nd edition of the event, increasing from last year’s 12 hours to 24 hours. The categories of the event are 24 Hours Solo Ultra, 12 Hours Solo Ultra and 12 Hours Team Relay
More than 550 runners from outside the twin cities and stations participated in the race. About 85 teams of 6 runners/teams competed in a relay sequence for 2 hours. The teams were made up of a mixture of men and women who were required to participate in the event.
Many children, friends and families gathered in the stadium to cheer on the runners throughout the 24 hours, despite the intermittent rain. The purpose of the run was to promote team spirit and gender inclusion in running as a preferred fitness activity.
The races were flagged off by K.Nityananda Reddy, Chairman and Vice-Chairman of Gaudium, Managing Director of Aurobindo Pharma and Mr. Abhijeet Madnurkar, President of Hyderbad Runners on Saturday 10th December at 6:00 PM.
Ms. K.Kirthi Reddy – Founding Director of Gaudium and CEO of Gaudium. Mr. Ramakrishna Reddy was also present to eliminate the races and encouraged the runners to excel as a team.
Gaudium management and Hyderabad Runners Association congratulated the winning relay teams and individual runners. Mr. Y. Eswar Prasad Reddy – Director of Sakshi presented the trophies to the winners.