Race Walking is an event contested in all levels of the sport of track & field from Youth Athletics up to the Olympic Games.
Race Walking combines the endurance of the long distance runner with the attention to technique of a hurdler or shot putter.
Nirmaan, BD Bangur Endowment for the first time in Kolkata introduced biweekly Race Walking classes free of charge.
Senior coaches from Sports Authority of India (SAI) are involved to guide the participants.
The activity takes place on Sunday & Wednesday between 7am to 8am in the Calcutta Rowing Club Kolkata.