Past Event

The Purple Run

September 24, 2017

The Purple Run, South India’s first marathon for Alzheimer’s awareness was flagged off from 5 destinations on the dawn of 24th September. The venue for Chennai- Olcott School, Besant Nagar was flooded with over 1600 participants for multiple categories. Ms. Mariya, International Secretary for Theosophical Society flagged off for the 21km & 10km while RJ Syed & RJ Mercy from fever FM flagged off the fun & family crowd of 3km & 5km. The massive event came to conclusion with the announcement of winners in the presence of Chief Guest Mr. Subbiah Viswanathan, COO Apollo Hospitals.

Run Winner Male Female
10 Kms 1 Lenin Elavarasi
2 Thirunavukkarasu Bhakya
3 Sasikumar Mohita Malothra
21 Kms 1 Kinyua Nyaga E.Vasanthamani
2 Palisetti Kiran Vimala S
3 Partheeban Banupriya

Social media Links:
A Glimpse at our marathon #ThePurpleRun Forum VijayaMall Chennai

forum VijayaMall Chennai – All happy faces at #thePurpleRun


The Purple Run – Pictures (Album 1)
The Purple Run – Pictures (Album 2)