Hyderabad Runners have also taken a pledge for safe health and safe environment as part of the GHMC’s *Meri Life,Mera Swachh Shehar* campaign
HYDERABAD, May 27 (Th CONNECT) - Hyderabad Runners completes 16 years and to mark and celebrate the occasion a symbolic 5K run was organised in which about 150 runners participated.
Hyderabad Runners have also taken a pledge for safe health and safe environment as part of the GHMC’s *Meri Life,Mera Swachh Shehar* campaign. GHMC Khairatabad circle AMOH, SFAs and Sanitation staff participated in the run.
What started small with 15 people who met at KBR Park today has grown to be known as one of the best running communities in the country. It has 8000 members from across the twin cities.
Hyderabad Runners Society organizes the Hyderabad Marathon in the month of August every year, which has become one of the most preferred marathon events in India. About 20,000 runners visit Hyderabad to take part in the Marathon. The 12th edition of the event is scheduled on August 27.
Abhijit Madnurkar, President of Hyderabad Runners Society said, anything you do in the morning is fitness run, walk, skip, ride, skate anything that you do in the morning is very important to the good health of the people he said
Pandemic has changed the way we run. Awareness for fitness has increased many fold. The Running community in the city is one of the best in India.
Arun, the Secretary of Hyderabad Runners Society said, Couch to 5k is Hyderabad runner’s initiative to help people who aspire to become runners and bring an active lifestyle. This program is driven by experienced runners & group mentors. It is available at various locations in Hyderabad & Secunderabad.