Life's victories don't always go to the strongest or the fastest man. Ultimately, the one who wins, is the one who thinks: "I Can"! You like cycling... You enjoy greenery… You love Mumbai… How do you combine all three in a fabulous, fun way? Simple! Come, join us for the Techfest Cyclothon: Pedal for Diabetes on 9th October 2016.
CURED is an iniative taken up by Techfest 2016-2017, IIT Bombay to curb Diabetes. As a part of initiative, people will have to sign a pledge card which states that they hereby pledge to take regular medical checkups and lead a healthy lifestyle. We will be attempting a Guinness World record for the maximum number of pledges signed within a day and Limca Book Record for maximum number of diabetes screening on 25th September 2016 by setting up 150 camps all over India. For more information, visit cured website. So let’s take a pledge to keep diabetes away at this Cyclothon.
Taking off from the success of 2015, we are ready to bring about one of most amazing event of the country with Pedal for Diabetes. In 2015, Techfest brought forth a full-fledged campaign ReCycle to promote health and fitness among the youth. ReCycle consisted of three events a college campaign, an online campaign and the final cyclothon. The participation was overwhelming with more than 1300 enthusiasts riding for a healthier future.
When : 6:00 AM on Sunday, 9th October 2016
Where : IIT Powai
What : IITB Cyclothon - 15 km Cycling : Pedal for Diabetes
Who : Cycling enthusiasts of age 12 years and above
How : Sign up, saddle up and show up on 9th October 2016!
Deadline for the Registration Form: 6:00 PM, 8th October 2016.