Sunday January 28th, 2018

St. Xaviers College
Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli,

Online ticket sales is closed


The Nellai Marathon is organized by the Nellai Runners, a non-profit organization based in Tirunelveli. The Nellai Marathon includes a Half-Marathon (21K), 10K and 5K. The Nellai marathon is the largest marathon in South Tamil Nadu.


Nellai Runners

Nellai Runners are a group of running, cycling and fitness enthusiasts who love the outdoors and are passionate about our environment. Their primary goal is to promote healthy living and fitness. They organize running and fitness events throughout the year in addition to weekly running and strength training plans.  


No Food Waste

This year, Nellai runners have partnered with No Food Waste, a non-profit that focused on delivering surplus foods from Weddings, Parties and other events to the hungry and deprived. No Food Waste is present in multiple cities in India. They are currently launching a new chapter in Tirunelveli.

Please choose the event category carefully, confirmed registrations are non-refundable, non-transferable and can only be modified under certain conditions.

Provide us with a secure email ID/mobile no that you can access regularly since this will be our primary means of communication during the run-up to the event.

Users of email services that offer filtering/blocking of messages from unknown email address should add this email id XYZ@GMAIL.COM to their address list.

We will be sending regular updates to the Mobile number you have provided in the registration form this should be not treated as spam and you shall not take any action against our bulk SMS service provider.

Any notice sent to the email address registered with the organizers shall be deemed as received by the runners.

Please fill out only those fields that are necessary for mailing purposes. Do not provide redundant data in multiple fields (i.e., do not list the same data for city, province, and country), as this will only complicate our ability to contact you, if necessary.

You are aware that running long distance running is an extreme sport and can be injurious to body and health. You take full responsibility for participating in the Nellai Marathon event and do not hold the organizing committee of the Nellai Marathon, Nellai Runners or any of its members or entities responsible for any injury or accident.

You shall consult your physician and undergo a complete medical examination to assess your suitability to participate in the event.

You also assume all risks associated with participating in this event including, but not limited to, falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat or humidity, traffic and the condition of the road, arson or terrorist threats and all other risks associated with a public event.

You agree that the organizing committee of the Nellai Marathon, Nellai Runners and associated companies or entities shall not be liable for any loss, damage, illness or injury that might occur as a result of your participation in the event.

You agree to abide by the instructions provided by the organizers from time to time in the best interest of your health and event safety.

You also agree to stop running if instructed by the Race Director or the medical staff or by the aid station volunteers.

You confirm that your name and media recordings were taken during your participation may be used to publicize the event.

You may acknowledge and agree that your personal information can be stored and used by the Nellai Marathon Organizing committee or any other company in connection with the organization, promotion, and administration of the event, for the compilation of statistical information or for promotional purposes.

You confirm that, in the event of adverse weather conditions, major incidents or threats on the day, any of the force major or restriction by authority, the organizers reserve the right to stop/cancel/postpone the event. You understand that confirmed registrations and merchandise orders are non-refundable, non-transferable and cannot be modified. The organizers reserve the right to reject any application without providing reasons. Any amount collected from rejected applications alone will be refunded in full (excluding bank charges wherever applicable)

Runners will not be allowed to stay on the course beyond the cut-off time considering the safety and traffic regulations and also health issues

For any reason you cannot turn up on race day, no refund of any form will be given.

Eventjini is only a service provider and is not in any way responsible for the delivery of the event.

If this registration is being made on behalf of a minor, I confirm that I am the parent/guardian of the child and that he/She has my permission to take part in the event. I further concur that all the above rules shall apply to him/her as if he were a major.

Participants must personally appear for collecting the running Bibs. Bibs can be distributed in-absentee with the written consent of the registered runners.

You also understand and agree that You may be contacted by the Sponsors and Promoters of the event for marketing and promotion of offers and grant explicit permission to send communications to you on your mobile number & email address provided in this registration application.

The organizers reserve the right to reject any application without providing reasons. Any amount collected from rejected applications alone will be refunded in full excluding processing charges payable to the payment gateway company bank where applicable.

All registration cancellations will lead to a closure of The Nellai Marathon user account created during the registration process.

You understand that the race category of confirmed registrations can be modified until 14th January 2018,  a maximum of 2 times. Any request for category changes cannot be handled outside the announced date range.

Students are requested to bring in the ID proof to the expo to ensure they avail the college discount else their registration will be canceled.

We request total co-operation from runners in this regards