PANAJI: The 4th edition of the popular, Rotary Rain Run (RRR) 2018 will be held at Bambolim on Sunday, July 29.
The event organised by the Rotary Club of Porvorim (RCP) in support of early detection and cure of cervical and breast cancer among women will be held in the 5kms, 10kms and 21 kms ( half marathon) categories.
The RRR 2018 is being driven by a team led by co-chairmen, Avinash Parmar and Guirish Sawant.
The media release issued by the RCP on Saturday also announced the launch of a special anthem song for the event titled: ‘Lets Go!’. The anthem which has been designed to encourage people to take up running has been sung by popular singers Varun Carvalho and Irina Blansh and was launched at the installation ceremony function of the incoming RCP President Shephan Shaikh and her team for the year 2018-19 on the evening of June 30 in Panaji. The anthem would be shared on social media and local TV channels.
The RRR had attracted the participation of 1,500 runners last year.
This year too, the run would be conducted from the Bambolim SAG stadium to Miramar via the Goa University road and the 10km and 21km runs will be timed events. School children up to class X can register for the 5 km run for free.
To register for the run, log on to www.rainrun.rcporvorim.org.