Footsteps4Good Walkathon/Fun Run in BKC on 7 February, 2016

Mumbai’s only running event that is 100% focused on giving back to the society, Footsteps4Good is a 5km walk / 10km run at BKC on Sunday, 7 February. In its fifth year, it is aiming to generate maximum funding for NGOs of your choice. That’s the beauty of this run; you can choose your own charity organization and run for them by paying just Rs. 2000 as registration fees.

footsteps4Good, Mumbai marathon, BKC

So if you are fit enough to walk/run and want to feel the joy of giving towards the charity of your choice then do register for the event. Boman Irani, Tara Sharma Saluja, Monica Dogra, Poonam Mahajan and many other celebs will be there to cheer you. And you will meet a sea of like-minded fitness enthusiasts from across the city who will run with you. When you participate in the Footsteps4Good marathon, every step you take can change lives; like help a disabled youth find employment, lead a tiny village to prosperity, give a young girl the courage to escape abuse, or even sponsor a child’s education. If you can make such a huge difference, imagine what your friends and family can do. So do bring them along!

Walkathon is planned for 5 kms, marathon is planned for 10 kms within BKC.  For route details please visit here. The run will start at 6:30 am, the walk will start at 6:45 am. You are requested to reach the venue at least half an hour before the start time. Also, you need to collect your badges/bibs in advance from the addresses given in this link. It will be available on 5th and 6th February.              

Here is a list of participating NGOs you can support, or you can donate towards a charity of your choice.

footsteps4Good, Rachel Kurien, Rachel Wawn

Also, 3 fastest men and 3 fastest women can help win more donation towards their charity. Glaxo Smith Kline has sponsored prizes for the fastest men and women at the marathon and the winners will be announced the same day by 8:15 am.

Prize money includes:

  • 1st Prize: Rs. 70,000
  • 2nd Prize: Rs. 50,000
  • 3rd Prize: Rs. 30,000
  • 4 – 10th:  Rs. 10,000 each
Footsteps4good, Rachel Wawn, Rachel Kurien, Mumbai Marathon, BKC, Bandra Kurla Complex

Footsteps4Good winners of 2014

Footsteps4Good has joined hands with Reliance Industries, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC, Cox and Kings, China Light and Power and many others to create this wonderful event. So what are you waiting for? Make your weekend special by participating in the Footsteps4Good walkathon/marathon and make a difference.

Footsteps4Good is an all-charity run/walk.
You can register for the event by making a small donation of 2000 or more
to a charity of your choice.

Date: 7th Feb 2016 | Time: 6 am
Venue: MMRDA Grounds, Bandra Kurla Complex(BKC), Mumbai

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