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Mazdock Mumbai 10K Run Marks Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited’s 250th Anniversary Milestone.

Mumbai, January 7, 2024 – Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL), one of India’s premier shipbuilding companies, is celebrating its 250th anniversary with the grand spectacle of the Mazdock Mumbai 10K Run Challenge. The event, held today at Azad Maidan, Mumbai, brought together over 3000 runners spanning from 5-year-old to 80-year-old senior citizens, marking a remarkable celebration of health, community and national pride.

The marathon, flagged off at 6:30 a.m. by the legendary Shri Dilip Vengsarkar, showcased a scenic route through the vibrant city of Mumbai, covering key landmarks like Church Gate Station, Oval Maidan, NCPA, Marine Drive, Bombay High Court, etc. lined with heritage buildings.

More than 5 lakhs of rupees in prizes were awarded to the runners in various categories, adding to the spirit of competition and camaraderie.

Mazdock Mumbai 10K Run was not merely a race; it was an opportunity for individuals of all ages to be a part of history and contribute to the celebration of 250 glorious years of Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd.

Mr Sanjeev Singhal, Chairman and Managing Director, during his address, applauded the strength, determination and long hours of training that brought all the runners together to make this event historical.

“We are thrilled to witness the overwhelming response to the Mazdock Mumbai 10K Run. It’s heartening to see people of all ages coming together to celebrate health, wellness, and our maritime history. May the spirit of this event continue to inspire us at MDL to strive for excellence for next 250 years and beyond.” said CMD, MDL.

During the prize distribution ceremony, legendary cricketer Shri Dilip Vengsarkar shared inspiring words, “I congratulate all the participants for completing the run and showcasing their physical fitness which in turn boost their mental strength and keep them alert. Mazdock Mumbai 10K Run is a testament to our commitment to a healthy and active lifestyle.”

The first edition of the Mazdock Mumbai 10K Run witnessed a stellar turnout, with participants receiving Goodie Bags containing a Premium Dri-fit T-Shirt, Water Sipper, Bandana, and a Waist Pouch. Finishers of both the 10K and 3K categories were awarded dazzling medals, making this event a memorable experience for everyone involved.

Many Mumbai residents gathered to cheer for the runners, adding to the electric atmosphere of the event.From colourful costumes to inspiring banners, each participant’s unique expression added an extra layer of positivity and camaraderie to the celebration of health

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