Bengaluru, 5th Nov 2017: JGRV Run was organized by Jaigopal Garodia Rashtrotthana Vidyalaya, Kalyan Nagar supported by the Rotary Club of Bangalore East with medical partner Chaya Hospital to raise funds for 170 plus underprivileged students and to create awareness on health and fitness for everyone.
The JGRV Run 2017 had four categories 2K, 3K, 4K and 6K Run as well as Walk. Over five hundred walkers and runners from ages seven to seventy assembled in the school campus in spite of the cold morning. A short warm up session was conducted by yoga teachers.
The Run was flagged off from the school at 6:45 am by Rotarian ex-President Dr. Raghuram and many other dignitaries. The runners and walkers set off with great enthusiasm along the marked routes. There were water points, medical aid provided by Chaya Hospital and cheering squads in all strategic points. The participation of many senior citizens and special children made the JGRV Run very unique. The event concluded with a cultural program by the students of JGRV Kalyan Nagar. A balanced breakfast was served to all.
Photo Courtesy: Sri. Srinivasan A V and Kum. Shridevi S S