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.

One doesn't need to be a runner to support the cause, the event is open to all ages with a heart to support the cause.


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

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.


AIESEC is an international not-for-profit organisation that provides young people with leadership development and cross-cultural global internship and volunteer exchange experiences across the globe, with a focus to empower young people so they can make a positive impact on society.
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