Amateur Athletic Federation of India has organised 13th Federation Cup national cross-country championship on February 2 and 3 in the city.
The races for men will be held for 12 kms and four kms and for women eight and four kms and for boys under 20 years eight kms and girls under 18 years for six kms, organising secretary, Pralhad Sawant said in a release here.
In addition to main events, a cross country of six kms for boys under-18 and four kms for girls under same age group and also boy and girls below 16-years (three kms each) are being organised for the first time in city, he added.
As part of cross country championship, an orange city fun run has been organised for running enthusiasts in city in which people from all walks of life will participate.
An Indian cross country team will be picked up in city during the federation cup for world cross country championship being held in England on March 23, Sawant stated.