Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Race categories at the B-Safal Half Marathon Amdavad and their Distances ?

Race Category Participation Criteria
Marathon (42.194 kms) 18 years and above
(Born on or before 23 Dec 2000)
Half Marathon (21.097 kms) 18 years and above
(Born on or before 23 Dec 2000)
10 km Run 12 Years and above
(Born on or before 23 Dec 2006)
5 km Run 8 Years and above
(Born on or before 23 Dec 2010)

What is the last date for early bird Registration ?

30th September 2018. However, race organizers reserve the right to extend the date or close the registration early if the quota allocated for each category is reached.

Can I register on the Day of the event ?


What is the registration fees for each of the races ?

Race Category Registration Fees Early Bird (25 Aug 2018 to 30 Sep 2018)
Marathon (42.194 kms) Rs. 1200/-* Rs. 900/-
Half Marathon (21.097 kms) Rs. 1000/-* Rs. 800/-*
10 km Run Rs. 800/-* Rs. 600/-*
5 km Run Rs. 400/-* Rs. 300/-*

Payments accepted only through online gateways.

Once a registration is confirmed the fee is non-refundable. All registrations are non-transferable.

*Inclusive of all taxes

What are the payment modes for registration ?

Payments accepted only through online gateways

The following online payment modes are available:

  • Credit card
  • Debit card
  • Net banking
  • Tez
  • UPI Payment
  • Visa Checkout
  • Wallet - Airtel Money/ freecharge/ PayZApp/ ItzCash/ Jio Money/ Ola Money/ Paycash/ Yes Pay
  • PayU money

What does the registration fee includes ?

The registration fee includes entry to bSafal Marathon 2018

  • Official race T-shirt
  • Goodie bag
  • Aid station: water, energy and first aid
  • Refreshment on Finish Point
  • Medical assistance
  • Finisher's medal
  • Timing Certificate (Soft Copy except 5K Run)

I haven't received any confirmation message or receipt for the event registered, what should I do ?

If you have any queries regarding payment or have not received any information regarding the status of your application after 2 weeks of payment, contact us on

Can I register myself for more than one Race ?

No. Individual registration is limited to participation in only one Race. In case of multiple registrations, the registration will be cancelled.

Can I change my race Category after confirmation of my registration for the Race ?

No. Once the race category has been confirmed, the same cannot be changed later.

Can I refund, transfer or donate my registration ?

No. We do not have a refund policy. Once a registration is confirmed the registration fee is non-refundable. The registration is also non-transferable.

Can I apply offline ?

Only online registrations are available.

What is the last date of registration ?

15 December 2018 or till the ticket last.

What are the cut off times for all the races ?

Marathon 6:00 hours
6:15 hours
Half Marathon 3:00 hours
3:15 hours
10 Km Run 1:45 hours
5 Km Run 1:00 hours

To ensure that the timing is recorded, the runner must cross all the timing mats provided at various locations. The Timing Certificate (Soft Copy) will be provided for runners who have completed the Marathon / Half Marathon/ 10Km Run within the cut off time. The 5Km Run is not a timed event and therefore no timing certificate will be provided.

What is the Size chart of the Race T-shirt ?


XS 36cm 17.5" 25"
S 38cm 18.5" 26"
M 40cm 20" 27"
L 42cm 21.5" 28"
XL 44cm 23" 29"
XXL 46cm 24.5" 30"

Can I Register for My friend ?


Any Medical Precautions I should take for the event ?

If any doubt, do get the permission from Your doctor for the Participation.

Is it possible to change registration in name of other person ?


What time does the event start ?

Marathon 4:00 am 4:30 am AES Ground, Bodakdev
Half Marathon 5:30 am 6:30 am
10 Km Run 5:30 am 6:45 am
5 Km Run 6:00 am

6:55 am

*Subject to change as per the decision of the Race Management Committee

Does the venue have parking lot ?

Yes. The parking plan will be provided before the race day.

Is there a baggage counter at the venue ?

We strongly recommend you to not carry any baggage. If you are carrying any belongings on the race day, preferably keep them in your vehicles. We do have an accessible dock room but there are restrictions on size and weight of baggage. The organisers of the bSafal Marathon, Amdavad are not responsible for any losses or damage to the contents. All baggage will be screened for security reasons and we recommend not having anything valuable or fragile goods in your bag.

Will there be aid stations and emergency medical assistance along the route ?

Yes! Participant's health is our foremost priority. The route will have adequate aid stations, loaded with hydration, energy and medical facilities along the route. Mobile healthcare units are also available. Recovery rooms accompanied by a physiotherapist will be available at the finish point.