RUN FOR A CAUSE
Solely organised by students, the charity run is aimed at raising money for the benefit of 3000 less-privileged children from over 30 NGO's across the city through Project Footprints.
Sunday, June 14th, 4:30am
Island Grounds (War Memorial entrance)
The race will have four events. The event details are as follows,
21KM -For runners with 10K experience this is a race to hit the 20K plus mark before running a full marathon. The Half Marathon event is happening for the first time in MADathon. It is for general wellness and benefit of the society.
10KM-The ever popular 10K event was a runaway success in 2014 attracting 300 runners in MADathon’s first edition. This year the 10K run will be for a different cause. If you are a regular short distance runner, this should be your go for MADathon 2015. It is for the awareness of Breast Cancer.
5KM-Making A Difference does not require you to be a professional long distance runner. You can run a 5K event and still support the cause. It is to spread awareness for Child Rights.
3KM- For those of you who are not into sports and fitness and yet want to contribute to this noble cause, this is the perfect avenue. Show us your support by participating in the short 3 km run.
Project Footprints, is an initiative taken by AIESEC in Chennai. Spanning a period of five weeks, this initiative aims at giving a chance to various socially and economically backward children for exchanging ideas and understanding the many facets pertaining to child rights and child empowerment.