Rules & Guidelines


  1. Use only the application modes suggested on this website to submit your entries.
  2. Requests for participation cancellation, and thereby refund, will not be entertained.
  3. The organizers reserve the right to ban participants if they are found abusive and behave rudely with the organizers/volunteers/vendors/third party contractors during the event.
  4. The organizers reserve the right to share the participants contact information with the event sponsors.


  1. Only individual entries for Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and 2K Gammath Run/Walk categories shall be accepted.
  2. Half Marathon: Age to participate is 16 years and above as on 6 November 2022
  3. 10 Km: The age to participate is 12 years and above as on 6 November 2022
  4. 5 Km: Open to all
  5. 2K Gammath Run/Walk: Open to all
  6. An adult runner must accompany all the participants below 12 years of age

Entry Confirmations:

  1. Confirmation of applications received will be subject to Entry Rules & Guidelines given herein. Confirmation of applications will also be subject to the Confirmation Criteria.
  2. Post close of registrations, email confirmations will be sent to all the confirmed participants who have given their valid email id in the application form. If you do not receive any intimation from the race office, please email us at

Application Status:

  1. On application being successfully submitted, registrants will receive an email confirming their application.
  2. After the entries close, runners will receive an email with their BIB Number and other details.

Race Regulations:

  1. You will be entitled to participate only in the race category for which you have applied and for which your entry has been confirmed. Your entry and race bib is not transferable to any other person under any circumstance.
  2. Runners found to have interchanged their race bib with another individual, will be disqualified from the event and shall not be allowed to apply or participate in the next edition of our events.
  3. The promoter reserves the right to disqualify or exclude any person from the event/competition who gives incorrect personal data/details in the entry form, who has been banned from competition under IAAF jurisdiction, or who is suspected of having taken banned substances. No refund of entry fee will be made.
  4. No result or certificate will be given to runners who do not start their run at the respective start time of the race category they have been confirmed in.
  5. No wheeled vehicles are allowed on the course. Anyone bringing wheeled vehicles will be disqualified from the race and asked to leave the course.
  6. Participants are not allowed to run with pets, unregistered runners or babies/children who are under aged for the designated category.
  7. In order to ensure the re-opening of roads by 9 A.M. (Or as decided by the event organizers), the organizers will designate cut off times at specified locations. Runners failing to reach these specific locations within times specified must stick to the footpath in order to complete your race.
  8. Only those confirmed participants wearing the current Niveus Mangalore Marathon 2022 race bibs will be allowed on the route. Any person found wearing the incorrect bib or not wearing a bib will be disqualified and removed by security.
  9. Further, every runner must wear his/her race bib on the front of the vest. Any mutilation, fold, alteration or damage to the bib will amount to disqualification of the runner from the event.
  10. Organizers reserve the right to stop any participant from participating who is found medically unfit to continue in the opinion of the designated medical personnel present at the venue.
  11. Baggage counters are available only for participants with valid Niveus Mangalore Marathon 2022 Bib. For security reasons, participants are requested to come, as far as possible, without any baggage. It is strongly recommended that you do not leave valuables like mobile phone, camera, jewellery, watch, electronic gadgets, etc. in the bags deposited at the baggage counter. Organizers are not responsible for any loss or baggage and belongings.
  12. Participants are requested to cooperate with the police and security personnel deputed at the event venues and on route. Participants/supporters are liable to random checking on race day for your own security.
  13. Photographs captured during any Niveus Mangalore Marathon 2022 event on race day can be used for the purpose of promoting the event.

Finisher Medals:

All runners of the Half Marathon, 10 Km and 5 Km & 2 Km Gammath Run/Walk category will receive a Finisher Medal post their run. Medals will not be posted to individual runners.

Timing Certificate:

Timing certificates for the Half Marathon & 10K timed run finishers will be available for download from the event website within 30 days from race day.

Race Bib Collection:

  1. All confirmed participants are required to collect their bibs from the race expo scheduled between November 3 2022 – November 5 2022. Race Bib will not be posted to an individual’s mailing address nor distributed on race day.
  2. It is mandatory for the participant to collect his/her race bib personally. In case of unavoidable circumstances, such a runner can send his/her authorized representative to collect the race bib on his/her behalf. Authorized representative must carry with him/her:
    1. Soft Copy of Confirmation Email/SMS with BIB Number details.
    2. Soft Copy of Photo-identity proof (Aadhar card, PAN Card or passport) of the confirmed participant.