Here is a marathon without the pain. Mumbai Barathon, the drinking race, is here.

The race starts at The Irish House in High Street Phoenix at Lower Parel where the racer gets a beer and then heads to six other bars on the way.

The first person to finish at bar number 7 stands to win a prize, including a lot of neat prizes and goodies for the first 20.

The pubs this race will cover are The Irish House, Phoenix Mills, Oh Cha: Kitchen & Bar, Hoppipola: Eat, Drink & Play, PDT Mumbai, Old Wild West, Mighty Small Cafe and Tonic.