The 21 Kms Half-Marathon starts at 05:00 AM. The beautiful, tree-shaded route, super smooth roads cooled by early morning breeze and professional conduct make this event most memorable.

The Changanacherry Marathon Season 2 will ensure that the participants are adequately hydrated by setting up aid stations at regular intervals (every 2 Km). Every alternate aid stations also have medical aid staff. Additionally, there will be emergency response ambulances patrolling the route.    

Help is always closer to you at The Changanacherry Marathon Season 2 as our race volunteers will be constantly patrolling the route. Strategically placed photographers will ensure maximum coverage and more chances of you getting clicked.

Please see below for specific event related information:

Q: Registration?

Registration can be made only online using the application form given in the website. The registration fee for the Marathon is Indian Rupees 900/- including GST. It covers your right to participate in the Marathon and make use of all event related facilities including emergency physiotherapy at race venue, race kit, T-shirt, an engraved medal and breakfast. Last date for registration will be announced in due course. 

Q: Who can participate?

Participants aged 18 and older (as on date of event).

Q: Are there any cash prizes?

Yes. Attractive cash prizes are on offer for successful participants, both men and women, based on their age categories as per details given below.


  1. 18 years to 35 years
  2. 36 years to 50 years
  3. 51 years to 65 years
  4. Above 65 years


  1. 18 years to 35 years
  2. 36 years to 50 years
  3. Above 50 years

First Prize – Rs. 10,000/-
Second Prize – Rs. 5,000/-
Third prize- Rs. 3,000/-

These prizes are awarded to each age category, separately for men and women participants.
All successful participants will be given online certificates and medals.

Q: What is the starting time and time limit?

This event will start at 05:00 AM and you need to arrive at least 30 minutes before the start. 

Note: After 8.00 A.M. there will be partial traffic in many places and thereafter full traffic will be open. Any participant running with the event bib after 9:00 A.M. will be lifted off the course on our vehicles. This is being done for the safety of the participants.

Q: Race kit collection?

Registered participants should collect the Race kit from the Sargakshetra office, Chethipuzha, Changanacherry on the date and time as mentioned here.

Date for collection of kit: 

24th November 2023 between 9 AM to 6 PM
25th November 2023 between 9 AM to 6 PM

In case you cannot make it at the above times please authorize your friend to collect the same on your

behalf with the following documents.

1. Authorization letter signed duly by you
2. Copy of your registration confirmation email
3. Copy of ID proof

You may collect another participant’s race kit provided you have that participant’s receipt, authorization letter to collect on his/her behalf and copy of participant’s ID proof.

Q: Is there a refund policy?

Refund will not be given and if we i.e. race organizers cancel the event the option is to switch their deferral to next year.

Q: Can the race category be changed after registration?

Yes, provided you intimate us well in advance by email at our email id marathonchry@gmail.com

Q: Can a mistake in the registration be rectified?

Yes, provided you intimate us well in advance by email at our email id marathonchry@gmail.com

Q: Will there be a baggage counter?

Yes, but at the participant’s risk. Organizers will not accept responsibility for any theft/damage.

Q: Can I view the event location and route map?

Yes, here is the link:

Google Map to the Venue

Event Route

The event starts at the Kristu Jyoti College of Management and Technology ground, Chethipuzha, Changanacherry to Kurisummoodu Junction and on to Railway Junction Road then left towards Laikkad Junction, Take U turn then back to Railway Junction Road then going straight to Palathara Bypass end then taking right turn on MC Road towards Ithithanam Service Co-Operative Bank then taking U Turn and back to Railway Junction Road via Palathara Bypass Junction then turn left to Kurishumood direction and back to Chethipuzha college ground.

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