FAQs for Run At Lonavala


An Ultra Marathon, also called ultra-distance or ultra-running, is any footrace longer than the traditional marathon length of 42.195 kilometers (26.219 miles).

  • TATA ULTRA MARATHON - 50 km / TATA Challenge Run 35 km

25th February 2024, Sunday

Lonavala, District - Pune, State – Maharashtra

By Train – There are direct train between Mumbai – Pune Line which Halt at Lonavala Railway station.

By Bus - One can take any buses going towards Pune. It's On Mumbai Pune Highway.

By Car – Google Map

By Train - There are direct local trains and mail / express trains that halt at Lonavala.

By Road – It is on Pune- Mumbai Highway.

By Car – Google Map

No. We do not have any tie-ups with Hotels. Each participant is requested to do their own booking.

However, you can connect with the resorts / hotel/residency as mentioned below via Agency: Ashvamedha Hospitality for information on lodging.

Resort Name Contact No.
Dream Holidays Resort 8380000835
Western Resort 8390000838
Laxmi Residency  8380000852
Hotel Lions Den 9767756117

Email id- bookings@dreamholidaysresort.com & ashvamedhahospitality18@gmail.com
Website : www.dreamhospitalitysresort.com

Disclaimer : Please note that names of resorts/hotel/residency mentioned above are mere recommendations, hence neither Striders Team nor Tata Team will be responsible for the services provided by them during the stay.

No. You cannot transfer your Bib Number under any circumstances. If you do so your Bib Number will be liable for disqualification.

In the event of cancellation of registration, the race fees will not be refunded. Bibs cannot be transferred from one runner to another.

Even if you cancel due to injury (even with a doctor's note), we regret to inform that the entry fees will not be refunded. Bibs cannot be transferred from one runner to another.

No. Once a participant has registered for a particular category, he/she will have to run in the same category and no further changes can be made.


No. There will be no cut-off for both the races.

Yes, the time completion for 50 Kms will be 8 hours & for 35 Kms will be 6 hours from the start of the race.

Yes. Those who wish to see the route must write to us at tataultramarathon@striders.in / mangeshardalkar5@gmail.com. A guided tour will be organized on 24th February 2024 at 12 noon.

Yes, the race is certified by AFI (Athletics Federation of India), AIMS (The Association of International Marathons) and Distance Races and IAU (International Association of Ultra runners).

Should be collected in person at the Expo, organized one day prior to the Race, from 10 am to 6 pm. The detailed address will be updated by text messages. Bibs will be issued only on the submission of double vaccination certificates.

If you misplace the bib, intimate us immediately. A non-personalized bib will be issued at extra cost.

You will not be allowed to participate in the race.

Yes. There will be qualified Physios on route.

Yes. There will be well-equipped ambulance available on the route to take care of the medical emergencies.

Yes. A number of toilets are available at the start/ finish line. Toilets are also located on the course.

Yes. They will be available till the last runner is on the route.

B - Post Race Information:

Yes, it's mandatory to produce a Pan card and other government issued ID's if required.

Provisional timings will be provided by SMS Alerts. E- Certificates will be available online within 10 working days.

30% will be deducted from the prize money under Income tax Section 194B.