Andaman Marathon 2018
Andaman Marathon 2018 is an initiative by the Andaman Chamber of Commerce & Industry to promote and create awareness for a healthy life style, propagate the islands as a clean and green destination and put the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the global tourism map. The event is scheduled on Sunday the 18th February, 2018 and flag off by the Hon'ble Lt Governor Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.) Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
The event is scheduled on Sunday the 18th February, 2018
The Andaman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) has declared the date of the ‘Andaman Marathon 2018’ which is scheduled to be held on February 18, 2018 morning at 05:15am. Addressing a Press Conference at the Conference Hall of TSG Emerald at 04:30pm, the President ACCI, Mr Girish Arora declared the date of the Andaman Marathon 2018.
Thomas Cook Andaman Marathon 2018 to be telecast live Doordarshan, Port Blair
For the first time, Thomas Cook Andaman Marathon 2018 schedule to held on Sunday the 14th February 2018 is to be telecast live on Doordarshan, Port Blair. Doordarshan will deploy OB Vans and required manpower to ensure that the event is telecast live with multi camera and can be seen by all the people from Diglipur to Campbell Bay. Further, a capsule of the event will be sent to Delhi to be boradcast later in Doordarshan News and Doordarshan Sports.
Thomas Cook Andaman Marathon 2018 To Use Electronic Timer
This year the Andaman Marathon 2018 is using Advanced technology for ensuring accurate result and timing for each and every runner. The ACCI will provide chip embedded bib to every runner and with this technology every runner's timing would be recorded by computer and subsequently the runners can login to the website and after putting their bib number get their certificate printed along with their timings. This is the first time such advanced technology is being used in the islands.