4 Dec 2020
Alumnus coordinates largest international virtual marathon
Mithran Thiruvengadam Padmini, graduated from Loughborough University London in 2019 with a degree in Sport Business and Innovation and has been responsible for organising the Kalaignar Memorial International Virtual Marathon – the largest of its kind.
The event included participants from more than 20 countries. The virtual marathon made it into the Asia Book of Records for the Maximum Participants in an International Virtual Marathon.
The event raised INR 23,41,726 (GBP 24,908) which will go towards the Corona Relief Fund to support the Southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.