In pictures: The 2016 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon

Updated: Jan 26, 2016, 12:15
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    The Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, abbreviated as SCMM, is an annual international marathon held in Mumbai, on the third Sunday of January every year. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The Mumbai Marathon is Asia's largest mass participation sporting event on the continent. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon is the richest race in India with a prize pool of USD 350,000. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    There are six different race categories in the Mumbai Marathon: marathon (26.218 miles (42.194 km)), half marathon (21.097 km), Dream Run (6 km), Senior Citizens Race (4.3 km), Champions with Disability category (2.4 km) and DHL Corporate Champions (42.195 km, 4-person relay). Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The course records set in the 2013 Mumbai Marathon were the fastest times ever run for a marathon in India in both men's and women's categories – 2:09:32 by Jackson Kiprop of Uganda and 2:24:33 by the women's winner Valentine Kipketer of Kenya. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The Mumbai Marathon is an event where people from all walks of life participate including Bollywood celebrities, sports personalities, business tycoons and amateur athletes. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The inaugural Standard Chartered Mumbai International Marathon was held in 2004. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon became an IAAF Silver Label Road Race in 2009 and was later elevated to an IAAF Gold Label Road Race in 2010. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The Mumbai Marathon was included as one of the legs of "The Greatest Race on Earth" in 2005. The other three legs of this four-marathon race were the Singapore Marathon, the Nairobi Marathon and the Hong Kong Marathon. It was sponsored by Standard Chartered Bank. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    The Mumbai Marathon starts opposite Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai. It passes many of the city’s iconic locations such as Flora Fountain, Marine Drive, Chowpatty, Haji Ali, Mahim Church, and the Bandra–Worli Sea Link. Pic/Atul Kamble
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    Runners during the 21 kilometer half marathon at Bandra Worli Sea Link in Mumbai, 17 January 2016. Pic/Shadab Khan
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    Around 40,000 participants from the city, different parts of India, foreigners, handicapped, senior citizens, students and other groups raced in different categories at the Mumbai Marathon this year. Pic/Shadab Khan
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    John Abraham during the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon. Pic/Bipin Kokate
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    Milind Soman during the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon. Pic/Bipin Kokate
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    Participants during the amateur race, which began at 5:40 am at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus. Pic/Bipin Kokate
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    Participants of the Half Marathon, which started from Bandra-Worli Sea Link passing via Kemp's Corner flyover. Pic/Bipin Kokate
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    John Abraham with Fauja Singh. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Gideon Kipketer, winner of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon - 2016 at Marine Drive. Pic/Bipin Kokate
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    Full marathon participants during the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2016 at Bandra Worli Sea Link. Pic/Shadab Khan
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    (L to R) Fauja Singh, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Satyapal Singh and Shaina NC. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    A Mumbai Marathon participant dressed in a costume that promotes the 'Make In India' campaign. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    A Mumbai Marathon participant wearing a clown costume poses for the cameras. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Neerja Birla. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Edwin Moses. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Rahul Bose. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Milind Soman is a regular competitor at the Mumbai Marathon. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Tara Sharma Saluja. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Nivedita Bhattacharya. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Priya Dutt, Gulshan Grover and R Madhavan greet Mumbai Marathon participants. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Maria Goretti. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    A handicapped participant during the 2016 Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    (L to R) Farah Khan Ali, Simone Singh, Zarina Mehta and the members of the U Mumba Pro Kabaddi League team. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Ronnie Screwvala and Katrina Kaif
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    Police get selfies clicked with John Abraham. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    Gideon Kipketer, winner of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon Men's elite. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    (L to R) Bornes Kiotur, Shiko Genemo amd Valentine Kipketer, winners of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon Women's elite. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    (L to R) Seboka Dibaba, Gideon Kipketer and Marius Kimutai, Winners of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon Men's elite. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    (L to R) Balliappa AB, Deepak Bapu Kumar and Indrajeet Patel, Half marathon winners at the 13th edition of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    (L to R) Manisha Salunkhe, Monika Raut, and Monika Athare, Half Marathon winners at the 13th edition of Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon
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    A stray dog joins the participants during the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon
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    Participants run past the Municipal Corporation Building. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    (L to R) John Abraham, Satyapal Singh and JAved Ahmad. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    Women atheletes run over the Bandra-Worli Sea link. Pic/ Shadab Khan
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    Event Ambassador Edwin Moses watching Gideon Kipketer run past the finish line. Pic/ Bipin Kokate
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    Fauja Singh and John Abraham. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    (L to R) Ashish Shelar, C Vidyasagar Rao, Subhash Desai, Arvind Sawant, Ronnie Screwvala and Katrina Kaif. Pic/ Satej Shinde
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    It was just the bare necessities as the weather gods made it a sizzling course. Pic/Bipin Kokate
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    A dog looks as bushed as these runners as the mercury soars. Pic/Satej Shinde
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    The race is a platform for so many causes. This one was for water. There was epilepsy awareness, save the girl child and mental illness awareness too. Pic/Satej Shinde
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