The Andhra Pradesh Olympic Association is organising the annual Olympic Day Run 2009, on Saturday, 27th June.
The run starts at 7am from seven centres in the city - Charminar, Victory Play Ground, Mehdipatnam, Gandhi Statue in Secunderabad, YMCA, Bowenpally and Tank Bund, and will culminate at the Lal Bahadur Stadium for the valedictory function, where the Chief Minister, Y S Rajasekhara Reddy, is the chief guest. Several state ministers and national and international sportspersons will be taking part in the event, with about 15,000 children from various schools and playgrounds participating in the run.
Olympians and former international players N Mukesh Kumar (hockey), Mohammad Rizwan (basketball), JJ Shoba (athletics), G Mulini Reddy, T Gopal (volleyball), L Venkatapathy Raju (cricket) and Geeta (Kabaddi) will inaugurate the relay from the seven different centres.
Please contact 2324-3692 for further details.