Dr. Akhtar Hasan Rizvi and Adv. (Mrs) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi, Founders of Help Yourself Foundation & Rumi Care recently announced the launch of the 4th edition of the Saquib Rizvi Memorial Cancer Awareness Marathon (SRMCAM) 2022 under the umbrella body of Rizvi Group which is renowned in sectors i.e. The Rizvi Builders, The Rizvi Education Society Mumbai, Dr. Akhtar Rizvi Educational Trust Allahabad and Help Yourself Foundation which is a charitable, non-profit NGO.
Introducing 21 kms for the first time this year, the marathon is being held on Sunday, 19th June, 2022 at the MMRDA grounds, BKC, Mumbai. The flag off of 21 kms is scheduled for 5:00 AM.
Help Yourself Foundation successfully organised two physical marathons dated 10th March 2019 and 2nd Feb 2020 and one virtual marathon on 27-28th Feb 2021. In the 3rd edition, the Cardiac Ambulance was also launched to help people during pandemic of COVID-19. The 4th edition with same passion, energy and a bigger vision, will witness participation of over 5000 by many dignitaries, students, people and VIP’s from all walks of life.The fundraising event which is going on since many days for Mobile Mammography Bus for Cancer Screening is intended to reach out to each and every corner of the city to help the deprived ones.
Speaking on the upcoming Saquib Rizvi Memorial Cancer Awareness Marathon 2022, Adv. (Mrs.) Rubina Akhtar Hasan Rizvi, Founder of Help Yourself Foundation said, “This year we are honoured and excited to work with the change makers such as Ms. Dutee Chand (Olympic Athlete), Ms. Varsha Nagre (BCCI Match Referee), Ms. Jemimah Rodrigues (International Cricketer), RJ Kanchan, etc. and many more Women Achievers to celebrate female empowerment by recognising the women who are making a difference in the country every day.
The gathering also saw the launch of Rizvi Marathon Anthem which is written, sung, composed and mastered by Anish Mathew.
The Expo for the said 4th edition of SRMCAM is scheduled on 17th and 18th June, 2022 at Rizvi Law College, Sherly Rajan Road, Off Carter Road, Bandra West, Mumbai – 400 050.
Following are the details of the upcoming Rizvi Marathon
Event Name: Saquib Rizvi Memorial Cancer Awareness Marathon
Day & Date: Sunday, 19th June 2022
Race Categories: 21K (Half Marathon), 10K, 5K & 3K (Fun race and Wheel chair race)
Race Timings: 21K – 5.30 AM, 10K – 6.00 AM, 5K – 6.25 AM & Fun Race & Wheel Chair Race – 7.00 AM
Race Pricing: *21K – Rs. 2100/-, 10K – Rs. 1100/-, 5K – 950/- & Fun Race – 750/- & Wheel Chair Race – Rs. 500/-
Facilities: Baggage Counter, COVID-19 Test, Medical Assistance, Water & Juice Counters, Chemical
Toilets, Fast & Up Energy Drink, Live Breakfast
Kit: BIB, GOODIE BAG, T-SHIRT, SIPPER, BANDANA
1st/2nd/3rd Prizes: 21K (Rupees 21000/11000 9000); 10K (Rupees 11000/8000/5000); 5K (Rupees
5000/3000/2000) & Fun Race (Trophies)
The registration of the Saquib Rizvi Memorial Cancer Awareness Marathon 2022 for various categories is open –
Each participant will get a Goodie bag which includes Bandana, T-shirt, Sipper and E-certificate and all finishers will get a well-crafted medal.
The event will also provide with healthy live breakfast section and 50 canopies consisting of medical aid, refreshments and covid necessities.