About Talkfever Marathan

The Talkfever Marathon, is an annual marathon held at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, on 15th August 2018.

The marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy. The marathon is an event where people from all walks of life participate including Bollywood celebrities, sports personalities, business tycoons, and amateur athletes.

Idea of arranging for marathon on 15th August is worldwide launch of our Social media Platform “Talkfever”. To get awareness among people about our product. And there is no other better reason and day to launch our Product of Make in India Project on the Independence Day.

Race Categories

MALE

18-50 Age

(Distance 08 km)
FEMALE

18-50 Age

(Distance 06 km)
Senior Citizen

50+ Age

(Distance 06 km)

Minimum Age Eligibility 18 Years As On Race Day(Born On Or Before 14.07.2000)

FOR MALE

Rs. 20020/-
Rs. 10020/-
Rs. 5020/-
Rs. 1020/-
Rs. 520/-

FOR FEMALE

Rs. 20020/-
Rs. 10020/-
Rs. 5020/-
Rs. 1020/-
Rs. 520/-

YOU NEVER WIN ALONE!

You may run a marathon alone. But there is always someone who deserves equal credit for your achievement. Someone who inspired you, guided you or was just there with you throughout. India Pride Marathon 2018 lets you reward that someone. The India Pride Marathon at Gwalior on the day of independence 15th August 2018 with be the prideful moment for all of us for marching towards the world. It will surely a largest showcase of people pushing boundaries of the human spirit, people trying to be better with winning attitude. Better runners, better fathers, better citizens, better human beings above everything else.

Details of Application Fees

The application fee payable is exclusively for your participation in the India Pride Marathon 2018. Such entry fee shall not be considered in part or full as an amount payable for any offers/promotions/ discounts/goodies/tee that may be offered, directly or indirectly, by any Event Sponsor/Partner or a third party by virtue of your application/participation for/in Event.

Application Fees of Marathon

Rs. 800 /-

Inclusive of GST @ 18 %

BECOME EVENT SPONSORSWe are cordially inviting business community and corporate communities to become our sponsor partners and keep your business brand in spot light of the whole event.

Our Sponsors

Race Rules

  1. Race results announced on race day will be ‘ provisional’. Final results and entitlement to prize money shall be subject to the rules mentioned herein and the Race Regulations.
  2. Only those marathon runners confirmed by the Promoter as elite runners starting their race at 5.40 a.m. will be entitled to be considered for prize money given in Chart A and B of the prize money structure, if falling within the prize money winning positions.
  3. Any Elite runner, Indian or international, who is one of the top overall marathon finishers, will be entitled to prize money stated in.
  4. Finish positions of the elite marathon runners shall be basis their run time only.
  5. The cut-off of finish times for prize money entitlement for the marathon race category is 2 hours from respective start times.
  6. In addition to the above, entitlement to finish positions and Prize Money winnings are also subject to –
    1. First three Contestants coming towards the finish Line with India’s Flag will be the winner and will be entitled for Money Prize.
    2. Rest all participants will be entitled for Certificate of appreciation.
  7. Prize Money and Jackpot winnings are subject to applicable Indian Income Tax Rules, and the same would be borne by the winner.

Protests and Appeals

Only with respect to results of Marathon finish positions:

  1. The athlete and/or his/her representative can appeal to the Race Referee in relation to the official race results declared, in writing, within 30 minutes of the official announcement of the results on race day. Results will be put up at the elite athlete tent.
  2. The protest letter needs to be submitted at the Elite Result Appeals Desk outside the men elite athlete tent along with a Protest Fee of INR 1,000.
  3. Where the Race Referee makes a decision, the athlete and/or the representative has the right to appeal to the Jury of Appeal. An appeal to the Jury of Appeal must be made at the Elite Result Appeals Desk within 30 minutes – (i) of the official announcement of the amended result which has been arrived at from the decision by the Race Referee, or (ii) of informing the person lodging the protest that the results will not be amended.
  4. The Protests and Appeals for the elite races will be guided by rules given in this document, and the IAAF Competition Rules in force on race day (i.e. 15th  August2018).
  5. Decision of the jury shall be final and binding on all. 

FAQ's

Can I register on the day of the event?
No. Requests for registration will not be entertained post closure of respective registrations dates.
What is the minimum age eligibility for applying in Marathon?
Minimum age eligibility as on 14.07.2018 is 18 years
What does registration fee cover?
The registration fee paid is exclusively for your race category participation in the Talkfever Gwalior Marathon 2018. The registration fee is not, in part or full, payable for any offers / promotions / discounts / goodies / race day tee etc that are offered, directly or indirectly, by the Promoter / Event Sponsor / Partner.
Will I get a Race day t-shirt?
All male marathon participants and female marathon participants will receive a t-shirt. Talkfever will make best efforts to get you the mentioned t-shirt size, the Promoter & Sponsor will not be held responsible in case of shortage of any t-shirt size / color. The color and sizes of Race day t-shirt are ordered well in advance, however in case of any shortfall the next available size will be offered .
Is there any upper age limit for each race?
There is no upper age limit for any race category.
In whose name should the cheque or demand draft be made?
All cheques/demand draft to be drawn in favour of "TALKFEVER SOCIAL MEDIA"
Which payment mode will be accepted for online registration?
An online applicant can pay ONLY via credit card, net banking , debit card or by using paytm.
How will my entry acceptance be intimated to me?
Post closure of registrations, individual applicant is required to go online and check his/her application status<>. If you are unable to check application status online, please contact our event helpline number 8823088088
Can I register for my friend?
No. An applicant has to sign the waiver himself/herself. You cannot register on your friend's behalf.
What will happen once I submit my Marathon application under confirmation criteria?
Your application for the marathon will be confirmed based on the confirmation criteria mentioned above. Please note, confirmation is subject to –
  • Verification of documents, where applicable, submitted by you,
  • Verification of your application’s eligibility under each criterion,
  • Entry Rules and Guidelines.
  • Can I and my group of friends/colleagues submit our applications together as a group?
    No group applications will be accepted for the Marathon race category. Also, please do not club Marathon application with group applications of Dream Run, Sr Citizen’s Run and Champions with Disability – such applications will be disqualified.
    Can a representative submit applications on behalf individuals?
    Yes, however, a representative can submit individual applications of not more than 10 people.
    Is attaching passport sized photograph with the application form/online application form compulsory?
    Yes, it has to be provided with each application form at the time of submission of application. Online applicants need to attach their photograph with face clearly visible whilst submitting application; the photograph size should not exceed 2 MB in .jpeg, .gif and .png format.

    All participants’ race day images will be screened visually after the race and matched with the photo provided at the time of registration. If the photo provided during registration does not match with race day photo of the confirmed participant, the registered runner will be disqualified from the race and the subsequent edition of the event.
    Is attaching a Govt. issued photo ID proof with my application (including online) compulsory?
    Yes, it has to be provided with each application form at the time of submission of application. Online applicants need to attach their Govt. issued photo ID proof whilst submitting application; the photograph size should not exceed 2 MB in .jpeg, .gif and .png format.

    Govt. issued photo ID proof will include documents like Passport, PAN Card, and Aadhaar Card.
    While registering online, what should I do if the amount is deducted from my account but my transaction status is shown as pending?
    We request you to send the transaction number immediately at
    talkfevergwaliormarathon@gmail.com
    While registering online, I am not receiving the email to reset my password. What should I do?
    You should check your spam/junk folder for your reset password email. In case if the problem still persists, you can email us at talkfevergwaliormarathon@gmail.com
    What should I do if I am unable to open the registration website?
    We recommend you to use Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome for an optimized registration experience. You should also clear the cache and cookies and retry. If the problem still persists, send us a screenshot of the error at talkfevergwaliormarathon@gmail.com
    On what grounds can my application be rejected or declared invalid?
    • Incomplete form submitted,
    • Waiver not signed,
    • Applicant is underage for the race chosen,
    • Mutilated form/cheque/demand draft/currency notes submitted,
    • More than one application form received from the same applicant,
    • Short receipt or non-receipt of application fee,
    • Cheque payable at par not submitted,
    • Required documents not attached/submitted/submitted documents not valid,
    • Cheque or demand draft submitted not cleared by the Bank,
    • Running places are full,
    • Any other reason.
    Will I get a refund of my application fees on my application not having been accepted?

    Participation in the event is subject to entry confirmation. Where your application is not confirmed for any reason, the application fees paid by you will be refunded on or before 10th Aug 2018. An amount of ₹ 100 will be deducted as processing charges. You will be required to provide your bank details on a link provided by the Event’s registration team. Any refund discrepancies must be brought to the attention of the Event registration team immediately. Refund queries will not be entertained post 10th August 2018.

    Will I get a Running a goodie bag?

    No goodie bag will be given.