• Dawn to Dusk Marathon 2014

Dawn to Dusk Marathon 2014 Dawn to Dusk Marathon 2014

LOCALITY : Adyar
DATE : 05-Jan-2014
AGE GROUP : 5 to 14 YEARS
description of Dawn to Dusk Marathon 2014

Neville has come forward to raise funds through this 12 hour event. The funds raised are to go towards “Bal Sanjeevani” project that provides therapy services and facilities that aid babies and children affected by Cerebral Palsy coming from low income groups.

 

The funds raised from Dawn to Dusk will help Bal Sanjeevani to meet some of their immediate needs, such as Splints, wheelchairs, and other walking-aids, and appoint more qualified therapists, speech and occupational therapists, Botox injections and most importantly Therasuits. Therasuit is a soft dynamic proprioceptive orthotic that is worn by the children with spasticity and is generally designed for astronauts provides stability. Therasuit helps the posture of the cerebral palsy affected child, which is widely used in USA & Europe now.

 

This is a 6 hour marathon in support to raise funds for Bal Sanjeevani Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation Centre. The venue of the start is IIT ground and will culminate at the IIT grounds. There will be route marking, which will be provided soon.

One can also register for different categories to take part in Neville’s Dawn to Dusk Marathon 2014.

 

* Children below 8 years: 500 mts / 1 Km / 2 Kms

* Children above 8 years and below 18 years: 2 Kms / 3 Kms / 5 Kms / 10 Kms

* 5 Kms

*10 Kms

*21.1 Kms (Half-marathon)

* 42.19 Kms (Marathon)

 

Event timing -

*Date5th January 2014, Sunday

*Reporting Time8.00 am

*Running Flag off8.30 am

*Running Finish time2.30 pm

 

Kids Run -

 

Dawn to Dusk Marathon is also happy to present Kids Run for children. The Kid’s run is supported by Chennai Trekking Club (CTC). The Kid’s run will have two categories:

 

*Children below 8 years: 500 mts / 1 Km / 2 Kms

* Children above 8 years and below 18 years: 2 Kms / 3 Kms / 5 Kms / 10 Kms

 

Parents are requested to register the kid’s details which will help the organizers to plan the running event well for the children. Every kid taking part in the event will be provided with a Bib and go home with a medal and certificate and loads of happy memories. We welcome you all and look forward to your participation along with your children.

 

Registrations include - Bib, Dry-fit T-shirt, Medal distributed to all finishers, Participation Certificate can be downloaded. Hydration / water will be available at various points at the venue.

Additional Information

Age Group: 5 to 14

Event Date: 05-Jan-2014

Last Date of Registration: 05-Jan-2014

Activities : Cycling, Physical Fitness

Timings: 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM

contact

Contact Person: Team Dawn 2 Dusk Contact No: 91-9600004509 / 9840807457/ 9840873859 / 9840130464

Email ID: durai2084@gmail.com / theluckraj@gmail.com / pramypn@gmail.com /peter.vangeit@gmail.com Visit Us: nevilleendeavours.com/running-register

venue
Address: Indian Institute of Technology Madras IIT P.O., Chennai Opposite to C.L.R.I and beside The Adyar Cancer Institute, on Sardar Patel Road, Adyar, Adyar TN IN 600036
Venue: IIT Chennai