Port Blair, Nov. 11: The Andaman Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Directorate of Youth Affairs & Sports, Andaman & Nicobar Administration will be organising ‘Amway Andaman Marathon’ once again. The Organisers have received unprecedented response and almost 700 registrations have been received upto the 10th November 2012, which was the last date of registration.

This time quite a few participants have registered from mainland India and international athletes especially from Kenya and Ethiopia are also likely to participate in the event. With the kind of response to the Marathon, the management has decided to extend the last date of registration to Wednesday the 14th November, 2012.

Shri Anad Prakash, Chief Secretary, Andaman & Nicobar Administration has consented to flag off the mega event from the historic Cellular Jail at 5.15 AM on Sunday the 18th November, 2012, while Air Marshall P.K .Roy, CINCAN, Andaman & Nicobar Command will be Distributing the awards at the concluding point at the Netali Stadium at 7.30 A.M.

Mr. William S. Pinckney, Managing Director and country head of M/s. Amway India Limited, the title sponsors will also be present.