Hyderabad: The Hyderabad 10k run foundation and Events now in association with Freedom Healthy Cooking Oils unveiled the official race T-shirts, finishers medals and team trophies for the ‘Freedom Hyderabad 10k Run 2019’ powered by ACT Fibernet. The Freedom Hyderabad 10K will be held on 24th November 2019, at Peoples Plaza, Necklace Road, Hyderabad. This year the run is based on the theme ‘#My City My Run’ ‘#RunToBeFree’ with a motive to bring the city together for a common cause irrespective of socioeconomic status of populace, promote health, fitness and sports among the people & drive home the idea that ‘Every Step Counts’ and encourage them to live a happy and healthy life.and encourage them to live a happy and healthy life.
The Hyderabad 10K Run is one of the oldest and also one of the biggest running events in South India. A run is an annual event held on the last Sunday of November every year. The 2019 Season will be the 17th edition of Freedom Hyderabad 10k run. The race will have 5 primary categories, Elite 10K Run, Open 10K Run with Timing chip, Open 5K Run, SHE and the Family Run. The Elite 10K run will be open to professionals who have completed the 10K run in 35 min (men) and 40 min (women) in the last 1 year. The Freedom Family Run, encourages families to run together and adopt a healthy habit and SHE5, A New category introduced this year encouraging our women to participate in this 5KM Run in large numbers and support Women’s Education, Empowerment, Safety, Health, and Pride which we believe makes’ them UNSTOPPABLE, is receiving a fantastic response.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Murali Nannapaneni, Race Director, Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run, said: “We are truly excited about Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run. We are greatly encouraged by the response from the running enthusiasts in the city. We have designed a route for the Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run which will enable the runners to witness the beauty of the great city, Hyderabad. The race will start at People’s Plaza and cover the distance all around Hussain Sagar Lake, and conclude at People’s Plaza. There is a significant contribution raised by the magnanimous city of Hyderabad for the various causes promoted by our cause partner Surge Impact. We are confident that the event will receive a fantastic response in Hyderabad and the city will be buzzing with the spirit of Hyderabad on 24th November. We invite runners of all abilities to participate in the Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run.”
According to Mr. P. Chandra Sekhara Reddy, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Freedom Healthy Cooking Oils added “We are proud to present the 17th edition of Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run. The run is designed to promote a healthy lifestyle. With the theme #My City My Run and #RunToBeFree to encourage a lifestyle of fitness among the people for a happy and healthy living in the city.The event has received an overwhelming response, which is reflected in the registrations so far. We invite people to share their family pictures doing a healthy activity on the various social media platforms using #MyFreedomHealthyFamily. We wish more and more families come forward to adopt running as a primary form of exercise and resolve to live a healthy and happy life with the Freedom to eat and Freedom to enjoy.”
Speaking about the partnership Mr. Partha Biswas, COO, ACT Fibernet said “Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run is one of the biggest running events in South India, and we are very excited to be a part of the 17th edition of this iconic initiative. Living a healthy lifestyle is of prime importance today, and through this event, our objective is to spread awareness about health, fitness, and sports among the citizens. We are positive that this event will be a huge success.”
Adding to this Mr. Raj Pakala, CEO, EventsNow said “We are pleased to organize the 17th edition of Freedom Hyderabad 10K Run 2019. We encourage people from all walks of life to participate in the race and promote the rich heritage of the city through #MyCityMyRun2019, #RunToBeFree. We would like to especially call upon Corporates, Start-Ups, Schools & Colleges, Communities and Families to register in large numbers and to come forward and participate in the Run. The people who are participating stand a chance to win prize money in various categories of Elite Runners, Women, Veterans, etc. We look forward to the city adopting a fitness culture and help people lead a healthy life. We would also like to thank our partners for their continued support to the event and the help in making it bigger every year.”