Chennai to run for educationfor the girl child
~MWC Marathon to support elimination of single-use plastic
~Event to be held in association with Project Nanhi Kali
-Day & Date: Sunday, 2ndFeb,2020
-Venue: Near Paranur Railway Station, Mahindra World City, Chennai
-Runner registration: Log on to http://www.mwcmarathon.com/register/index.html
Mahindra World City (MWC), Chennai, will conductthe seventh edition of the MWC Marathonon Sunday, 2nd February 2020. Every year, the MWC Marathon is held in aid of the girl child, in association with Project Nanhi Kali, an initiative that provides primary education to underprivileged girls in India. A part of the proceeds from the event will be donated to Nanhi Kali. The marathon is supported by Renault Nissan Technology & Business Centre India (RNTBCI).
The MWC Marathon will be held in the natural and green environs of MWC Chennai. Runners can choose between the 1km, 3km, 5km, 10km,and half marathon (21km) routes.All participantswill be conferred with medals, certificate and other freebies. The MWC Marathonincludes breakfast and refreshments,free t-shirts, photo shoots, etc.
MWC Marathon is currently the only marathon in Chennai which is certified by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and the Association of International Marathons (AIMS) in the 21km category. Moreover, the environment-friendly run will support the elimination of single-use plastic and resources used in the marathon will be re-cycled and reused.
Length Description Time
21Km Competitive category - timed run for professionals and athletes 5:00am
10Km Timed run for the health-conscious who want to challenge themselves 6:00am
5Km Walk and run for fun and charity 7:00am onwards
Mahindra World City,Chennai has been designed and developed keeping in mind future stakeholder needs. The pioneering integrated cityis a vibrant and self-contained urban destination built in PPP on the ethos of ‘Livelihood, Living and Life’.MWC Chennai is India’s first IGBC Gold (Stage 1) certified Green Township. Residents enjoy convenient walk-to-work access to its business zone, thereby minimisingthe City’s overall carbon footprint.
About Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd.
Established in 1994, Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd. is the real estate and infrastructure development business of the USD 20.7 billion Mahindra Group, and a pioneer of sustainable urbanisation in India. The Company is committed to transforming India’s urban landscape through its residential developments under the ‘Mahindra Lifespaces’ and ‘Happinest’ brands; and through its integrated cities and industrial clusters under the ‘Mahindra World City’ and ‘Origins by Mahindra World City’ brands.
Mahindra Lifespaces is driven by its credo of ‘Sell genuinely, Build responsibly, Deliver on time’ to develop innovative, customer-focused solutions that are rooted in a legacy of trust and transparency. The Company’s development footprint spans 25.3 million sq. ft. (2.3 million sq. m.) of completed, ongoing and forthcoming residential projects across seven Indian cities; and over 5000 acres of ongoing and forthcoming projects under development/management at its integrated developments / industrial clusters across four locations.
A pioneer of the green homes movement, Mahindra Lifespaces is one of the first real estate companies in India to have committed to the global Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). The Company’s developments are characterised by thoughtful design and a welcoming environment that enhance overall quality of life for both individuals and industries.
Mahindra Lifespaces has been ranked 17th among India’s Great Mid-Size Workplaces 2019, by the Great Place To Work Institute.
Learn more about Mahindra Lifespaces at www.mahindralifespaces.com
The Mahindra Group is a USD 20.7 billion federation of companies that enables people to rise through innovative mobility solutions, driving rural prosperity, enhancing urban living, nurturing new businesses and fostering communities. It enjoys a leadership position in utility vehicles, information technology, financial services and vacation ownership in India and is the world’s largest tractor company, by volume. It also enjoys a strong presence in agribusiness, aerospace, commercial vehicles, components, defence, logistics, real estate, renewable energy, speedboats and steel, amongst other businesses. Headquartered in India, Mahindra employs over 2,40,000 people across 100 countries. Learn more about Mahindra on www.mahindra.com / Twitter and Facebook: @MahindraRise