Nautica presents India's first ever timed 'Half beach marathon'

Last Updated: Wed, Feb 05, 2014 13:07 hrs

About Nautica:

Founded in 1983, Nautica is a leading global lifestyle brand ranging from men's, women's and children's apparel and accessories to a complete home collection. Nautica products are refined casual classics inspired and energized by the water that are always crisp, clean and distinct. Today Nautica is available in more than 75 countries with 256 Nautica branded stores worldwide. In 2003, the Company was acquired by VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel with more than 30 brands, including Wranglera, The North Face, a Leea, Vansa, Nautica, a7 For All Mankinda, Eagle Creeka, Eastpaka, Ella Mossa, JanSporta, lucya, Kiplinga, Majestica, Napapijria, Red Kapa, Reefa, Ridersa, Splendida, Smartwool and Timberland. For additional information, please go to and

In India, Nautica has its presence across Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, Ahmedabad, Gurgaon, Amritsar, Ludhiana, Chandigarh, Jalandhar and Jammu. The product lines for the Indian market comprise of menswear, womenswear and accessories.

About Arvind Lifestyle Brands Ltd:

Arvind Lifestyle Brands Ltd is a subsidiary of Arvind Ltd which is India's largest integrated textile player and is one of the oldest and most respected groups in the Textile Business in India. Arvind is also one of the largest producers of denim fabrics and is supplier to a large number of fashion brands in the world. Arvind Lifestyle Brands Ltd has been a pioneer in brining international brands to India and first brought Arrow to India in the year 1993. Arvind Lifestyle Brand Ltd has licensing relationships with many international Brands including Gant, Arrow, Izod, Energie, US Polo Association, Elle, Cherokee, Mossimo and Geoffrey Beene. Arvind also has a portfolio of 12 of its own brands. Arvind has a JV with Tommy Hilfiger for the Tommy Hilfiger business in India. It also runs India's largest value retail chain, Megamart.

Arvind's pursuit of multi-brand, multi-price point and multi-channel strategy over the last 5 years has paid rich dividend and has grown the business at a CAGR of 38%. Arvind is the only company in the fashion industry which has presence from Value to the Bridge to Luxury Segments.

Arvind is targeting revenues of Rs 5000crs from its brands & retail businesses in the next 5 years by strongly leveraging its strengths in production, marketing and distribution. While Rs 3000 cr would come from growing the business organically at a CAGR of 20%, the rest would come through acquisitions, new brands launches and JVs. The acquisition of the business operations of Debenhams, Next & Nautica is the first step in our inorganic growth strategy to cross the Rs 2000 cr revenue mark in the next 5 years.

The company also has one of the strongest distribution networks in Indian apparel sector with over 1.3 million square feet of retail space available pan-India to its brands across 730 retail stores spread over 150 towns. This is in addition to Arvind Lifestyle Brands international doors in the Middle East and South Africa.

Event Details

Nautica & Vasco Sports Club bring to you India’s first timed half beach marathon - the Nautica Goa Beach Run 2014! Set along the picturesque landscape of soft white sands, coral blue waters of Goa this run promises to be a test of endurance.

The course is mapped along the serene and eloquent stretch of beaches of South Goa - Colva,Utorda, Betalbatim, Majorda, Arrosim and Velsao. The shoreline transforms into a breathtakingly beautiful running course. A one of a kind experience where instead of roads and trails, participants get a chance run on wet sands which prove to be compact and hard with just the right cushioning effect for a perfect run.

Cash prizes worth over Rs.2,00,000/- for winners in the Open, Indian, Goan & Veteran categories

Fun activities include live music & bands, food courts, post race brunch party, splash of colour and loads of carnival merchandise


Sunday, February 23rd, 2014


Start point at Colva Beach, Goa


5.30 am onwards

Registration Fee

21 KM (Half Marathon) : Rs.900/-
10 KM Run: Rs.500/-
5 KM Run (Beach Frolic): Rs. 100/-

For registration log on to or call  0832-2511333
Last date for registration - February 20, 2014

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