Belagavi Half Marathon is an ambitious annual Running event starting this year on 21st October 2018. It is being organized with the twin aims of Creating Health Awareness through Running and to raise funds for Health Promotion in Government Schools in and around Belagavi.
Lakeview Group of Hospitals, the promoters of this event, consider it as their social responsibility to promote a healthy lifestyle among the citizens of Belagavi district. Running is considered one of the important fitness regimes to maintain good health.
Conduct of marathons and runs helps in motivating the local population to train and maintain an active lifestyle thus controlling various diseases like diabetes and heart ailments. This is for the first time for Belagavi to conduct Half marathon. The organizers are leaving no stone unturned to make this event one of the best of its kind in the region. This run also supports Rajalakshmi Children Foundation that is involved in Health Promoting activities in Government schools of Belagavi.
In aid of – RAJALAKSHMI CHILDREN FOUNDATION
“To Transform Every Government School Into A Health Promoting School – One School At a Time”. This has been the founding Vision of Rajalakshmi Children Foundation (RCF), an NGO founded in the year 2015 and based out of Belagavi, Karnataka.RCF started its activities in Shivbasav Nagar Government School in the year 2016 and has transformed it into a Vibrant and Healthy School. Activities carried out include, Renovation and maintenance of toilets, construction of compound and an activity center, Health check up including screening for anemia, supplementing of healthy snacks in the evening, computer and chess classes etc This year they are expanding their activities to 10 other schools in the Mahantesh Nagar Cluster, Belagavi.
An aspiration for good health is the Inspiration for running. Hurry!! Registrations have started for Belagavi Half Marathon – 21 October 2018, Avail early bird offer till 16 September 2018,
To register: https://youtoocanrun.com/races/?ee=1458
For more details see http://www.belagavihalfmarathon.com/