June 10, 2023

Chennai Runners Announced It’s Sixth Edition Of Chennai Marathon For 2017 Images & News

Chennai Runners Announced It’s Sixth Edition Of Chennai Marathon For 2017 Images & News

Chennai Runners Announced It’s Sixth Edition Of Chennai Marathon For 2017 Images & News

he Wipro Chennai Marathon 2017 Is Scheduled For 3 Dec 2017

 Chennai Runners Race Director Mr. Vikram Mohan announced the launch of sixth The Wipro Chennai Marathon (TWCM) 2017. This year, TWCM 2017 is expecting 25,000 runners to be part of this annual extravaganza running in 10 Km,  Half Marathon (21.1 Km), Full marathon (42.195 Km) on the Race Day 3 Dec 2017. The Wipro Chennai Marathon event has become synonymous with Chennai and an integral part of every Chennai Runner’s life.  Started in 2012 with 6,000 runners to 20,000 runners in 2016, TWCM has grown steadily to become the second largest marathon in the country. TWCM has attracted runners from across the world.

While addressing the gathering Vikram, the Race Director, TWCM 2017 added that, “This year the theme of the run is – Chennai Runs Together. The theme truly symbolizes the spirit of Chennai. Chennai has always come together, fought together, stayed together and run together in good and bad times. We are sure that this spirit of Chennai will help to make TWCM a great city marathon like the Boston marathon soon.”

 Shahid, Chennai Runners, the President added that, “Chennai Runners had a humble beginning with Ram Viswanathan, Viduth Sreenivasan and Hari Shankar’s passion and love for running and good health who sowed the seeds to one of the largest voluntary running community – Chennai Runners. Our goal is to make the nascent running community stronger in Chennai and across India via education and motivation. The simple act of running keeps us moving forward while always making us healthier and happier.” Chennai Runners are moving steadily to realize its dream of creating a world-class city marathon on the lines of the Boston Marathon by 2020. TWCM is also partnering with United Way of Chennai and Isha Vidhya this year, to focus on various causes in the Education & healthcare sectors.

Register For the TWCM          :           https://www.thewiprochennaimarathon.com/registration.php
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About Chennai Runners:

Chennai Runners, a not-for-profit organization run by passionate runner-volunteers since 2006. A diverse group with a dozen ‘chapters’ spread across the city, Chennai Runners consists of 2000+ runners who simply want to spread the joy of running. Chennai Runners have been instrumental in popularizing running as a route to wellness.Chennai Runners are the brains behind The Wipro Chennai Marathon, and are popular for their credo ‘By the runner, for the runner’.

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