Frequently Asked Questions

The half marathon will start at 8:00 AM Sharp and the 5K/10K will start at 8:45 AM Sharp on Sunday, May 22nd 2016. There will be pre race warmups starting at 8.15 AM.
Yes. The fees remains the same whether you run 5K or 10K or walk 5K. For more information on pricing please visit our Registeration page.
Team and group registrations are given special T-shirts with their team or group name, if they meet the criteria for number of participants in a team/group. Deadline to register as team is May 1st, 2016.
We need a lot of volunteers to support projects in India. Please join us! Send an email to
Prizes will not be mailed if you don’t pick it up on the race day.
Two. Approximately at the 1.75 and 3 Mile marks. 10K runners see the first water station once again around 4.25 miles into their run.
Literacy rate in India has increased to 74% in the latest census. Read details here.
Any person not properly displaying a properly authorized and issued bib will be directed to leave the course.
Online registration will be available till May 20th, 2016. There will be several price increases between now and then so we recommend signing up early to save!
Pre-race bib pick up is on May 21st, 2016 (Saturday) from 10.30 am – 1.30pm at Sports Basement Sunnyvale. You can also pick up your bibs on Race Day at Vasona Park. Please come atleast 45 minutes prior to your race to pick up bibs.
Yes. However kids under 5 and those in strollers don’t need any.
Pets are not allowed on the race course. For general policy on pets at Vasona Park please visit their website here.
Parking is available at the park for a fee of $6. ILP Volunteers will guide you for parking on the day of the race. Please plan to be there well ahead of time for quick parking and bib pick up.
Please plan to arrive atleast 45 minutes prior to your race to avoid a last minute rush and to enjoy the warmup session.
Our generous sponsors have provided some wonderful coupons that you can use for your next shopping event. Please support the sponsors which in turn will help ILP.
Only 5K, 10K and Half Marathon runners will be timed. Walkers will not be timed.
No. The runner’s packet (T-Shirt, Bib etc) can be picked up on May 21st between 10.30a.m. to 1.30p.m. or on the race day at Vasona Park. The Bib can be picked up on May 21st @ Sports Basement, Sunnyvale
Address: 1177 Kern Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94085
Phone:(408) 732-0300
Pick up Time : 10:30am – 1:30pm PST
Yes, the team captain can pick up your bib packet or someone else can pick up your packet as long as they have a copy of your ID and order number.
Only authorized course marshals are allowed to use bikes on the race course.