Jammu man Ram Paul represents India in Half Marathon

Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Nov 16: Veteran athlete from Jammu Ram Paul Kapoor, retired J&K Bank Officer represented India in Half Marathon (21.97 km) held at Lucerne, Switzerland, recently.
He participated in the age category of above 60 years category in this Marathon, which is considered to be the toughest hilly marathon in the world. He clocked a timing of 1:36.54 (one hour thirty six minutes & fifty four seconds).
This is his 2nd best time out of total achievements and his 5th appearance at the International Marathons.
With this event he has completed a total number of 21 Marathons of his life.
General Secretary, Tarsem Lal and Vice President of J&K Veteran Athletic Association, Sudesh Kumari have congratulated him for his brilliant achievement.