The Dhaka 25K Run stands as an internationally certified long-distance running footrace, strategically positioned between the allure of a half marathon and the challenge of a marathon. The event is not just a race; it embodies a collective commitment to preserving Dhaka's rich heritage. Under the tagline "Run to Save Dhaka's Heritage," this event brings together a diverse and enthusiastic group of over 2000 participants hailing from across the country.
The event going to happen on Friday, 8 March 2024!
The Dhaka 25K aspires to provide a quality event that rewards participants for their involvement. Simultaneously, it serves as a platform to reintroduce Dhaka to the world as an international venue for running, showcasing the city's cultural richness and historical significance.
In essence, the Dhaka 25K Run is not just an athletic endeavor but a celebration of heritage, health, and community—a platform that bridges the past and the present, showcasing Dhaka's charm to a global audience.
Held in and around the Hatirjheel area, the scenic route takes runners past some of the capital’s most iconic landmarks and historic buildings. The #DHAKA25K consists of a 25 km, a 10 km and a 2.8 km - Kids Run.
N.B:This event is only for amateur athletes.We are trying to create another category for elite runners. Will update soon.
Celebrate and promote your country by participating in the running event #dhaka25k
Dhaka is the capital and largest city of Bangladesh. With its colorful history and rich cultural traditions, Dhaka is known the world over as the city of mosques and muslin. Its fame attracted travelers from far and near throughout the ages. Today it has grown into a mega city of about 23 million people, with an area of about 1,464 km² becoming the hub of the nation's industrial, commercial, cultural, educational and political activities.
With a distance that is longer than a half marathon, the 25K challenges you to push your body and mind beyond their limits. Dhaka 25K has provided a forum for both professional and amateur distance runners to compete, shine, and qualify for other authorized races. We are all set to find those hidden talents and provide a healthy sports environment in our country. We are ready to race, achieve and move forward.
Run Bangladesh is committed to social and environmental responsibility. The organization strives to make a positive impact on society through its events and endeavors.
We aspires to continue creating world-class race events that not only challenge participants but also contribute to the well-being of society. The organization aims to expand its reach, promoting active and healthy lifestyle communities and creating opportunities for individuals to embrace a more vibrant way of life.
Stay tuned for more updates. Further details of the event will be shared on the event page later. Visit our WEBSITE at www.dhaka25k.com and be the first to be notified when tickets go on sale.
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