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AMM Family Walkathon Season – 5 / Cyclothon Season - 3 - 2019

The fifth consecutive AMM Family Walkathon and Cyclothon was held on Saturday,September 28th2019, in commemoration of the World Elders Day celebrated all over the world.

The event's motto "Be active, Be healthy, Zero Carbon and Donate Organs" aims at creating awareness on environmental issues and bringing together the members of the community promoting a cause.

The Chief Guest Mr. Muthu Venkatachalam, Product Head- Health Insurance, Chola MS General Insuranceand Mrs. Niranthara Muthu flaggedoff the event from the school premises in the early hours amidstthe members of the schoolmanagement, students of Foundation schools, parents and grandparents.

About 550 adult and 500 students are participants geared up for the Walkathon as early as 5.30am in the school premises. The chief guest Mr. Muthu Venkatachalam addressed the gathering and felicitated the sponsors of the event after which he flagged off the Cyclothon while Mrs. NirantharaMuthuledthe participants of the Walkathon .As a special gesture from the school, Mr V.Selvakumar,Sub-Inspector of Police was honoured for supporting the school in regulating the traffic.

After a short warm up session and briefing about the route, participants commenced the walk/cycling in the pre-designated routes.

Five refreshment points enroute provided the walkers and the cyclists with water and energy drinks.

Following the full walk around the designated routes, back in the campus, participants enjoyed a short fitness session after light refreshmentsand then headed for free health screening campheld by Apollo Hospital which included BP, Random Blood Sugar, Doctor Consultation and Diet counseling.

A free eye check-up camp was organized by Shankar Nethralaya, creating awareness on the importance of eye donation. Mohan foundation set up an information desk on organ donation.

Murugappa Group, Lions Club,Unibic and Vasanth and Co are the major sponsors of the event along with voluntary contributions from the parent community.

All the sponsors were honoured with a memento of appreciation for their support and contribution towards the event.

For the last several years, the school has been in the fore-front initiating activities towards promoting a healthy life style and environmental consciousness.

Extra efforts have been taken this year to have a total ban on plastics in the campus. As a part of its "GoGreen Initiative" the school has collaborated with "NammaOoru Foundation" to take the initiative forward and working ardently to meet the goal.

The event is just a step forward in creating and sustaining a healthyworld at large.

Family Walkathon Cyclothon
Family Walkathon Cyclothon
Family Walkathon Cyclothon
Family Walkathon Cyclothon
Family Walkathon Cyclothon