ICFAI Business School, Kolkata organizes Mini Marathon – “Save the Heart”
When you run a marathon, you run against the distance, not against the other runners and not against the time. It is a pleasure run for the greater cause of health.
ICFAI Business School Kolkata organized its first ever mini marathon of 5 km and 10 km run on 1st December’19. In our busy life we hardly give any time to ourselves. An early morning run helps our heart or as the theme of the IBSKNH mini marathon say, “Save the heart”. Around 600 people from all walks of life participated in the event with 11 running Ambassadors of the city. Maharaj ji from Ramkrishna Mission Seva Pratishthan, Ms Sangeeta Behera – Rugby Player and Mr Debashis Sen- HIDCO Chairman glorified the event with their presence. Title sponsor of the event was M/S Narayana Healthcare apart from other sponsors like M/s Ultratech Cement , M/s Glam Diva and many more. Amount collected from the runners for this marathon was donated to Ramkrishna Mission Seva Pratishthan, philanthropic Institution who works for the people. The marathon started with an energetic Zumba session at 5:45 am which gave participants and volunteers an energy boost. Then started the 5 km run followed by the 10 km run. There was massive arrangement of water, ambulance service on route to avoid any untoward incident. The event ended with stretch exercises and prize distribution to the winners, 2nd and 3rd positions in male and female categories.