Top 10 Best Marathons in Bangalore 2020

By April 20, 2020 No Comments

Bengaluru, the IT capital of India and the startup hub, sees a massive involvement in the fitness lifestyle. The number of marathons that are held in the city is a testimonial to it. Here are the upcoming marathons in Bangalore for 2020.

TCS World 10K

The TCS World 10K is one of the elite running events in South India. This year marks its 12th edition. The event has five categories, World 10k elite, Open 10K Run, Majja Run, Senior Citizens Run, Champions with Disability. Puneeth Rajkumar is the face of the event.

Race Day: May 2020

Shriram Properties Bangalore Marathon

Bangalore Marathon is one of the full marathon events in India which receives considerable attention from international runners. It boasts of the highest participation in the country. This event also hosts a half marathon, and 5K event.

Race Day: October 2020

Bengaluru 10K Challenge

The Bengaluru 10k challenge is a unisex running race that starts at the Nayandahalli Toll Gate. It attracts around 10,000 participants across various race categories like 10K, 5K, and 3K, which take place on the same day.

Race Day: July 2020.

Colors Pinkathon Bengaluru

The Colors Pinkathon Bengaluru is one of the most prominent women’s only marathons in India. This running event is created to spread awareness about women’s health-related issues like breast cancer and more.

The Pinkathon Superwomen is one such exclusive women’s only event to be held in Bangalore.

Race Categories: 21k, 10k, 5K, & 3K Run

Race Day: October 2020

Thump Celebration Bangalore

The Thump Celebration Bangalore has four major race categories like a full marathon, 30k run, half marathon, and 10k run in Bangalore. The primary theme of the event is to celebrate. That’s why this event adds the celebration mood through music bands, traditional dance groups at the start and finishing line.

Race Day: December 2020

Ultra Marathon Bengaluru

The ultra-marathon isn’t for amateur runners! NEB sports is the organizer for Ultramarathon Bengaluru. There are five race categories available, such as 50K Ultra, 37.5k, 25K, 12.5K and 5k.

Race Day: December 2020

SBI Green Marathon Bangalore

State Bank of India, in association with Radio Mirchi, brings SBI Green marathon across various cities in India. The principal objective of this marathon is to create awareness about the severe imbalance in nature and human life.

Race categories: 21K, 10K, 5K.

Race Day: November 2020.


This ultra marathon is to happen in Hennur Bamboo Forest. There are several categories in this Hennur Bamboo Ultramarathon, such as 220k, 161k, 100k, 80k, 50k, 30k, 20k, 10k, and 5k.

Race day: October 2020.

Bengaluru Midnight Marathon (BMM)

Do you wish to run around Bengaluru in the late hours? Then the Bengaluru midnight marathon caters to your need. The Bengaluru Midnight Marathon (BMM) was founded by Rotary Bangalore IT Corridor in 2007 to support charity organisations across India. It is Asia’s only midnight marathon.

One of the other top marathons in Bangalore is “My Country Run Bangalore”, which attracts mass participation.

If you want to know more about the upcoming marathons in Bengaluru, make the most of the Bangalore Marathon Calendar 2020.