5K & 10K MarathonTake part in the revolution for a better, greener Tirupur. #gogreen #plasticnothanks
22nd Jan , 2017 #TIRUPURMARATHON
The Young Indians GoGreen Tirupur Marathon 2017 is a breakaway platform for the dynamic and enterprising populace of Tirupur city. The marathon seeks to inspire individuals from various strata or age groups to participate and rediscover themselves in a manner that can be deemed as nothing short of an eye-opener...
MIKKU, THE GUARDIAN
Evoking the organic form of a seedling, Mikku was brought to life as the official mascot of the Yi GoGreen Tirupur Marathon. Having taken a back seat to let Tirupur city reap the benefits of industrialization over the years, Mikku has long vowed to return back and drape the city green, as it once used to be...
Urban deforestation while planning urban development, increase in carbon footprint, water pollution and the consequent decrease in breathing spaces have prompted the need for establishing ‘GoGreen’ as the theme of the marathon. The initiatives undertaken will focus on reversing the adverse effects caused by mankind’s actions...
Staying true to the spirit of Tirupur, the Executive Committee of Yi GoGreen Tirupur Marathon 2017 is an eclectic mix of seasoned textile professionals and individuals with a conscience for healthy change in society. As a team, they hope to bring a revolution to Tirupur by means of making the city cleaner and greener than ever.
YOUNG INDIANS, TIRUPUR CHAPTER
An integral part of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Young Indians (Yi) was formed in the year 2002 with the objective of creating a platform for young Indians to realize their dream of a developed nation.
Hailed as India’s premier business association, CII is a non-governmental, industry-led and managed organization playing a proactive role in India’s development process.