Photos: From sarees to burqas, Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear!

From sarees to burkhas, women in Ahmedabad rocked traditional attires while running for Pinkathon - the SBI-backed marathon to spread breast cancer awareness.

FP Staff October 20, 2014 12:43:23 IST
Photos: From sarees to burqas, Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear!
Photos From sarees to burqas Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear

A marathon and a saree, mutually exclusive things, right? Not for these awesome ladies though! These ladies in Ahmedabad rocked the marathon, hardly inconvenienced by the sarees they were wearing!

Photos From sarees to burqas Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear

Milind Soman channels Krishna and the humble rickshaw assumes the role of a rath in this promotional event for Pinkathon, organised in association with the State Bank of India.

Photos From sarees to burqas Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear

If you looked at the picture, you wouldn't know why pink wasn't the black of colours anyway! From jackets to tights, from banners to fonts, the colour looks good on anything!

Photos From sarees to burqas Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear

Women in sarees to women in shorts, all ran to raise awareness about breast cancer in the Ahmedabad leg of Pinkathon. Pune is all set to witness its version of the marathon on November 16.

Photos From sarees to burqas Pinkathon brings you the newest running gear

First the saree, then the burqa, women in Ahmedabad seemed most comfortable running in attires we hardly associate with the activity. Mumbai can show its running chops on 14 December.

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