Frequently Asked Questions

The event is on 16th Februrary 2025.

The event will take place in the sacred town of Bodh Gaya, Bihar. Event Venue is Magadh University, Bodh Gaya, Bihar.

The event offers various race categories including full Marathon (42.195 KM), Half Marathon (21.097 KM), 10 Km, and 5 Km, All distances are Timed Run except 5 km.

To register for the run visit our official website Register Page or Click on Register now www.bodhgayamarathon.com

The detailed race schedule, including start times for each category, will be published on the official website 10 Days prior to the event date. The tentative Time for Marathon Flag off is 5 am

Yes, there will be BIB Expo one day prior to the event day on 13th January at Venue only from 10:30 am to 7 pm at International Sati School, 258, Old Taridih, Mastipur, Bodhgaya, Gaya, Bihar. Registered participants will be informed about the BIB Expo 10 Days prior to the event.

Full Marathon & Half Marathon - Minimum Age should be 18 Years on event day 10 KM - Minimum 12 Years on event day 5 KM - Minimum age should be 8 Years on event day.

Absolutely! The Bodh Gaya Marathon encourages participation from runners of all levels, from beginners to experienced athletes. It's a celebration of fitness and the spirit of running.

Yes, aid stations with water, energy drinks, and first aid support will be strategically placed along the route to ensure the well-being of participants, Participants will get Hydration support at every 1-2.5 km.

Yes, there will be Cash prizes for winners in the Full Marathon and Half Marathon. Only the Top 3 winners Male and female will get the cash prizes. There are no cash prizes for age categories winners Trophies will be given to age categories winners. Age categories winners will be announced within 24 Hours on our official website www.bodhgayamarathon.com Trophies will be sent by courier within 7 working days.

Absolutely! The Bodh Gaya Marathon welcomes supporters and spectators to cheer for the participants and enjoy the event's vibrant atmosphere.

Yes, timing chips will be provided to participants to ensure accurate timing and results for Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 10KM Runners.

For more information, updates, and announcements, please visit the official Bodh Gaya Marathon website and follow our social media channels.

You can reach out to the event organizers through the contact information or visit the link https://bodhgayamarathon.com/contact-us

Full Marathon & Half Marathon (Age categories)

18 to 34 Years (3 Male & Female)

35 to 44 Years (3 Male & Female)

45 to 54 Years (3 Male & Female)

55 to 64 Years (3 Male & Female)

65+ Years (3 Male & Female)

10 KM (No Age Categories)

Top 3 Males and 3 Females

5 KM - Fun Run (No prizes)

The top 3 males and 3 females in Marathon and Half Marathon will be rewarded with cash prizes

Note:- There are no cash prizes in age categories. Only trophies will given to age categories winners with Certificates