The Maharani Gayatri Devi Jaipur Slam – THOR – The Hero of Running, sees 1000 runners battle the heat.
Hot days are always challenging when it comes to running, but 1000 runners took up the challenge to brave the heat and participated in THOR – The Hero of Running, the first event of the Jaipur Slam on Sunday, June 2nd 2019 at the JECRC university Jagatpura. The event, organised by the Jaipur Runners, Club saw more than 1000 runners taking part in Jaipur and other cities as virtual running ambassadors. In Jaipur, around 800 runners particiapted while the rest of the participants took part virtually from various cities.
Runners participated in 3 race categories in the event 21KM, 10KM and 4KM. The race was flagged off by the JRC Founder Trustee Ravi Goenka & Mukesh Mishra, MD of JECRC University Amit Agarwal, President Sitapura Industrial Association Mr Sanjeev Gupta, JRC Directors Kiranjeet, Mohit and RJ Sachin.
The next event of Maharani Gayatri Devi Jaipur Slam is Jaipur Glow Run which is scheduled in September this year.
Winners of THOR are :
Half Marathon- Male
Winner: Mahesh Dwededi
First Runner Up Suresh Meena
Second Runner Up: Rajesh Choudhary
Half Marathon- Female
Winner: Shivangi Sarda
First Runner Up Rekha Vijay
Second Runner Up: Richika Goyal
Winner: Manoj Moond
First Runner Up: Sunil Punia
Second Runner Up : Akshay
Winner: Mishti Kajla
First Runner Up: Dr Sadhna Arya
Second Runner Up: Shilpa Gupta
Winner: Yash Gothwal
First Runner Up: Rishi Pareek
Second Runner Up: Lakshman Choudhary