About the Event
Inner Strength 2016, a running event organised by UNIS Running group, was conducted on 09-October 2016 having 5 km and 10 km as the race category. An event that saw 400+ runners showcasing individual’s enthusiasm and high energy towards running that promotes health and fitness on a larger scale across the globe. The event had 100+ volunteers, who ensured the route was clearly guided, and motivated/cheered runners to boost their inner strength.
The organisers made sure the event adheres to the timing by ensuring the 5km run was flagged-off at striking 5:00 hours and 10km run was flagged off at 5:15 hours. Flag-off venue for the running was in Besant Nagar, Chennai at Woodpecker Furniture.
The route for 5km run was from Woodpecker Furniture via Rajaji Bhavan to Adyar Aavin and back that gave runners a lush-green, calm road, breezy route to enjoy the stress-free run and gave their best. The route was marked with 3 water points that gave enough hydration to the runners.
The event was supported by Apollo Hospitals as Medical Partners that ensured the runner’s safety. The complete event route was manned by 100+ volunteers and Chennai Police support by strictly blocking the route, which gave a wholesome running experience.
The flag-off for both race categories was done by Mr.Rajesh BlaaZe Raman (eminent singer from the film industry- Hosanna Title Song). The Chief Guest had given a complete presence, along with his classic performance on Hosanna, until the event was over.