About Us

The SATARA HILL HALF MARATHON ( SHHM ) is held annually in the historic city of Satara, the erstwhile capital of the Maratha Kingdom founded by the legendary Warrior King Shrimant Chhatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosale.

SHHM holds the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for the ‘Most People in a Single Mountain Run’.

Usually held in the month of September, the event attracts runners from all over India & running enthusiasts from all around the world.

Satara Hill Half Marathon


Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS)

The SATARA HALF HILL MARATHON is a proud member of the AIMS [ Association of International Marathons and Distance Races ]

The AIMS is a member based organisation of more than 380 of the world’s leading distance races, from over 100 countries and territories. It aims to foster and promote distance running throughout the world.

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International Institution For Race Medicine (IIRM)

The challenging nature of our hilly course makes it necessary for us to be well prepared to handle any medical emergencies that may present themselves on event day.

Indeed we have been making all efforts towards this end in the past.

Now, we have taken it to the next level by forging a strategic partnership with the IIRM ( International Institute for Race Medicine)

The IIRM is a collaboration of the most experienced and dedicated professionals in the field of endurance medicine , engaged in the promotion and propagation of the best practices in the field of marathon racing.

In fact, we are the First and Only Indian Sports/Running event to be a member partner of this prestigious body.

For more information about IIRM, Click Here.


Guinness World Records

We are now officially amazing! We are Record Holders for the GWR title of the "Most people in a mountain run - Single mountain."

Runners' World Best 50

Satara Hill Half Marathon has been included in the World's Best / Must do / Bucket List Half Marathon races 3 times ( 2015, 2016 and 2018 ) by Runner's World UK.

Distance Running Magazine

The PNB MetLife Satara Hill Half Marathon 2016 was featured on the cover page of the edition 4 of Distance Running Magazine 2016, alongwith a detailed writeup about the event inside.

RAD Season Featured Event

This half marathon in western India boasts the largest field of any mountain race in the world. The course is an out-and-back route up Satara Hill, which offers fantastic views of the Indian countryside.

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