By Team Mangalorean
Mangalore: SRS Global Industry Solutions, jointly with Mangalorean.com, will host its second Environmental event of 10K and 5K run named as Greenathon-2013 in the city on Sunday, January 20, 2013 in city. The whole idea of this event is environmental conservation, the focus and theme being Our Dream - Green Mangalore City".
The 10K run and 5K run aim at promoting a 'GoGreen' activity and emphasizing a journey towards a happy and healthy living future. The Greenathon 2013 is also a fun event, in which group participation is encouraged. It presents a wonderful opportunity for like-minded people, friends and corporate houses to make their presence felt by wearing the Go-Green T-shirts, green ribbons, beating drums, carrying placards with innovative slogans suitable to the occasion and its cause of highlighting of the strengths of our city. This is a great opportunity to promote teamwork and demonstrate social responsibility by supporting the cause and show that you really care.
Greenathon 2013 - 10K and 5K Our Dream Mangalore Green City Run
The Greenathon 2013 10K Run and 5K Our Dream - Mangalore green city will be held in the beautiful, multicultural and historic city of Mangalore. This will be the first Go Green Run of its kind in Mangalore in terms of scale, grandeur and glamour.
Features of 10K and 5K Our Dream Green Mangalore City Run
The 5K Our Dream Green Mangalore City for children, senior citizens and open to all who want to run for fun and be a part of the Race.
About 3,500 people like students from different colleges, members of Lions and Rotary Clubs,IMA chapters and government organizations and citizens of Mangalore city are expected to participate in the event.
The running route will take the runners to some of the prominent landmarks of Mangalore so that they can get a glimpse of the rich heritage of the city.
The runners will be provided with drinking water en route and refreshments on finishing the race.
Medical facility will be provided en route by the Medical Partners of the event. Doctors / nursing staff along with ambulance will be stationed at the start and finish line and also at various points en route to provide the runners with medical care.
The runners and visitors will be entertained by music groups, traditional dance groups at the start / finish line and also at various points en route as the theme is 'Go Green'.
The Dream Mangalore Green City Run categories are:
5 kms celebration Green Run for participants above 10 years
10 kms Open Category for Runners in the age group (15 years to 75 years - men and women)
Cash prize for winners
The running includes both competitive (10K and 5K run). The top winners in 10K / 5K open category will receive cash prizes.
There will be prizes for best creative group attire, best individual attire, creation of theme related to the cause, best slogan and the largest group.
· All the finishers will be awarded Certificates.
· All participants will be provided with refreshments post the race.
· All the participants will be given an Event Greenathon T-shirt as part of the Racer Kit.
Anyone above 10 years can participate in Our Dream Green Mangalore City Run!
5 Kms Our Dream -Green Mangalore City Run/Walk Rs 100
10 Kms Go-Green Run Rs 150
5 Kms Our Dream -Green Mangalore City Run/Walk Rs 200
10 Kms Go-Green Rs 200
Senior Citizens - Free
For Registration please contact:
Mangalore Media Company
New Milagres Mansion Building
1st Floor, Room No. 3,
Falnir Road, Hampankatta,
Mangalore - 575001
Mob: + 91 7899752328 +91 9845841851
office : 0824 4252851
The first event was held in Hubli during World AIDS Day 2011.
Beverage Partner : Union Bank of India
Medical Partner : Indiana Hospital
Radio Partner : Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM
Local TV Partner : Namma TV
Associates Partner :Lions Clubs International Dist 317D
Be there, be part of the great event!