BMW India official car of Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2013
BMW Motorcade for Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2013 started from Le MÃ©ridien Hotel and moved to Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. Leading up to the marathon, the BMW Motorcade saw a host of celebrities and dignitaries in attendance.
As Official Car for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2013, the German luxury automaker invited one and all to Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium at 7:15 am on Sunday morning to join in and cheer the indomitable spirit of Delhi from exclusive BMW Cheering Zones at Rajpath (signal) and Dayal Singh College.
In uniting in our their passion to run efficient, Event Ambassador, Donovan Bailey cheered the convoy. The end of race saw Milkha Singh and Donovan Bailey, Olympic Gold medalist at the finish line.
Indian Winners of the Delhi Half Marathon 2013 are Preeja Sreedharan and G Lakhsmanan. Both runners were part of a photo op with the BMW 3 Series Convertible post race. The other top Indian women finishers were Kavita Raut and Laila Babbar.
In the men’s section, Ethiopia’s Atsedu Tsegay clocked a time of 59:15 seconds for the 21 km run. He breaks the earlier record time held by Deriba Merga at 59:15 seconds from 2008. Geoffrey Kipsang and Wilson Kiprop completed the podium. Women’s podium finishers were Gladys Florence Kiplagat, Cherono, and Lucy Kabuu.