Hamiz Aziz to run 110 km on Sunday

Aziz has recently participated in 59th Senior National in July this year in Andra Pradesh.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 20 2017 11:55PM | Updated Date: Oct 20 2017 11:55PM
Hamiz Aziz to run 110 km on SundayGK Photo

Hamid Aziz, one of the top athletes from Kashmir, will run 110 kilomters on Sunday aiming to set a record one day run for the state.

Aziz has recently participated in 59th Senior National in July this year in Andra Pradesh.

Hamid has already covered 60 kilometers run on a single day with the Australian marathon runner Pat Farmer who concluded his Pan India great marathon in Srinagar on March 27, 2017.

Besides, he has won the state championship on December 9, 2013.

Earlier in his college, he won all the inter-college road races and retained the title till he studied is under gradation in 2013, 2014, 2015.

The latest achievement to him has been the participation of the India Expedition Adventure Race which was held in Srinagar, Sonamarg and Leh.  

The event will be flagged off at Hotel Shahenshah Palace Srinagar and he will run towards Sonamarg and then Baltal to complete 110 kilometer run.

“I am hopeful of completing the run in 10 hours. It won’t be a difficult task for me. I have already run 60 km in 2015 and also this year with foreign teams at Leh. I want to record my personal best,” said Hamiz Aziz.