Margalla Trail Runners (MTR) is a trail running club & the first of its kind in Pakistan. MTR is a community-based trail-running club founded & run voluntarily by a few trail-running enthusiasts. MTR club members are genuinely passionate about hill/trail/mountain running & having a positive impact on the environment, which is why we have been working hard to create unique events, & first, it’s kind of in the history of Pakistan.
Margalla Trail Runners (MTR) was founded by a few trail-running enthusiasts in January 2021
Javed Ali is the founder and head of the club.
Nicholas Berry is a co-founder and core lead of the club.
Waqar Khattak is core lead and looking after of financial matters of the club.
Waqas Sheikh is core lead and advisor & analyst related to club matters.
She is core member advisor & analyst related to club matters.
Shahum Malik is core member and looking after of designing matters of the club.
Dr. Ghulam Mujtaba Nasir is a core member and advisor & looking after Nutrition and Medics related matters.
Safder Raza is an advisor related to trail running.
Margalla Trail Runners organizes alpine trail running events at the start of the summer season and starts from Galiyat Trails, Munro Trail, Siren, Kaghan, and Neelum Valleys of Pakistan. MTR organizes Trail Running Camp in the month of September every year on the different Alpine Trails of Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan. The first trail-running camp will be held in Fairy Meadows and Minapin, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan.
Margalla Trail Runners welcomes all sorts of runners without any discrimination to join club and activities. We also look forward to creating a partnership in our races that meets marketing objectives, maximizes positioning, and delivers on the long-term outcomes of companies/organizations. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments, you may have. Your time and interest are greatly appreciated, and we look forward to running and working with you.