Indian Marathon 2018 AMBASSADORs

2018 Ambassadors

  • Salonie Pathania (IRONMAN)

  • Pravin Zele (GUINNESS RECORD HOLDER)

  • Rodman D'Souza (AVID RUNNER & INSPIRATION)

  • Lt. Khushali Purohit (GUINNESS RECORD HOLDER)

  • Narendra Singh Kharra (IRONMAN)

  • Shailendra Singh Bisht (ULTRA RUNNER)

  • Tejinder Singh India (ULTRA RUNNER)

  • Kiran Jeet (AVID RUNNER & INSPIRATION)

  • Dr. Manoj Soni (AVID RUNNER & INSPIRATION)

  • Vidya Sagare D'Souza (AVID RUNNER & INSPIRATION)

  • Mrigesh Gupta (IRONMAN)

  • Chinmay Sharma (AVID RUNNER & NATIONAL CYCLIST)

  • Coach Rahul Sharma (ULTRA RUNNER, Head - CYRUNS)

  • Shweta Maurya (AVID RUNNER)

  • Gurleen Arora (AVID RUNNER)

  • Zainul Abideen (ULTRA RUNNER, GOLDEN TRIANGLE 750Kms RECORD HOLDER)

BECOME A 2019 AMBASSADOR!

The Indian Marathon Association is looking for fun and passionate runners and walkers who are actively engaged in their local running communities. Ambassadors are the face of the marathon and help spread the word about India's most wide spread race event. An ideal ambassador is comfortable speaking with others, promoting the marathon independently as well as within group outings, and has availability to attend events and post regularly on social media outlets. In exchange for an ambassador's inherit enthusiasm, Indian Marathon offers a tremendous number of perks, from gear to race entries to really good food on race weekend.

WHAT AMBASSADORS DO:

  • Be happy and fun!

  • Train and race in Indian Marathon gear.

  • Register and participate in the 2019 Indian Marathon full or half run or walk.

  • Distribute material in their hometown (at running stores, local races, etc.).

  • Spread the word about the Indian Marathon Family of Events (through local running clubs, social media, blogging, etc) and answering questions.

  • Recruit and assist runners and walkers, resulting in direct registrations for the Indian Marathon events.  

  • Post pictures and short blurbs about your training (in Indian Marathon gear) to your personal social media page as well as Indian Marathon's four times a month. Must have access to Facebook to join ambassador group page. 

  • Participate in orientation meeting.

  • Cover our vendor booth at 2 promotional events throughout the calendar year. Events cannot be ones that the ambassador is registered for. Ambassador must also be able to pick up, store and deliver vendor equipment including a pop-up tent, giveaways, registration forms, table and apron, and other items.

  • Lead training runs and walking programs. 

  • Attend one school day for the kids marathon. 

  • Volunteer the weekend of the Indian Marathon event in your city (a minimum of 4 hours, various shifts available).

  • Volunteer a minimum of 6 hours on Friday and/or Saturday of race weekend. Various shifts and locations available.

 

WHAT AMBASSADORS GET:

  • Indian Marathon Ambassador gear and discount code to distribute to friends and family

  • Free entry to 2019 Indian Marathon on completion of ambassador duties

  • Ambassador profile hosted on Indian Marathon website

  • Ambassador profile hosted on Indian Marathon Facebook page and other social media.

  • Ambassador's achievements will be highlighted on Indian Marathon social media and our Blog.

  • 50% off entry to 2019 Indian Marathon Race for family and friends(2 tickets)

  • Discount on Indian Marathon Merchandise throughout the year 

  • Access to other promotional items as they become available through our amazing sponsors.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

 

Write a 400-500 word essay about why you would make an excellent ambassador. Include who you are, what city you live in, any running accomplishments, personal story, and how you can help us recruit runners and walkers. Email this essay along with your contact information to support@indianrunners.in with the subject heading: 2019 Indian Marathon Ambassador applicant. Attach a clear photo of you on a run or a nice headshot of you finishing up one. This photo will be used on our website if you are selected. Essays are accepted until November 10, 2018. If you are selected, you will be notified via email on December 10.