Open 10K race category is open only through charity. United Way Mumbai is the Philanthropy Partner of Tata Mumbai Marathon and is responsible to allot all charity running places to the participating charities. Participants are required to visit the Philanthropy Partner website and contact an NGO to enquire and secure a bib in the Open 10K category. Applications under Charity running bibs will be accepted on first come first served basis and event promoters will stop accepting applications as and when the limited running spaces are filled.

Applicants do not require a prior timing certificate to apply for a Open 10K charity bib, however if they have one and it falls under the below mentioned cut-off time, it will allow them to avail a priority line up.


Confirmed applicants of Open 10K Run category will be eligible for priority line-up on race day within the line-up area, based on the finish times mentioned in the timing certificates submitted along with respective application form.

Line-up Section* in Open 10K Run:

Section Section Start Time [HR:MN] Section End Time [HR:MN]
A - Under 01:00
B 01:00 Under 01:10
C 01:10 Under 01:20
D 01:20 or Slower, charity running places for Women & young runners without timing certificate


Open 10K line-up sections above are indicative and may undergo a change which will be communicated on the website post closure of all registrations. On race day timing results and certificates will be generated only for runners who complete the 10 km distance within 1 hr and 30 min from the start time.

Confirmed applicants improving their performance post submission of applicants can request for a change in the line-up section only till 23rd November 2018. Valid timing certificate needs to be emailed along with the request on