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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.


Our Mission


The basic objective of Margalla Trail Runners (MTR) is to promote running and trail running in Pakistan. Margalla Trail Runners motivates & encourages you to join our trail running events without any gender discrimination or age category of athletes. MTR is for runners who love to run on mountains faster, faster, longer, and safer over easy to difficult terrains. 

Our Vision

MTR vision is to promote and encourage running on hills, trails, and mountains of Pakistan. Trail running is growing rapidly around the world. Running in nature and its wilderness holds a deep connection for runners. MTR will work towards sharing this connection with as many individuals as possible around the world.

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Javed Ali

Founder & Head

Nicholas Berry


Waqar Khattak

Core Lead

Waqas Sheikh

Advisor & Analyst

Umar Nasir


Dr Haseeb Ur Rehman


Sultan Khattak

Core Lead

Dr GM Nasir

Mentor & Medical Advisor

Shahum Malik


Hussain Ali

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