The second edition of Starlight Strides 2021--Women's Night Run will be held on 23rd October 2021 at 8 pm at the University of Hyderabad, Gachibowli. The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Hyderabad and Deputy Commissioner of Police C.Anasuya, Head of Women and Child Safety Wing, Cyberabad will be the chief guests. It is expected to attract over 750 women runners informed Ms. Pratyusha of SCSC (Society for Cyberabad Security Council).
It will be organized by The Hyderabad Runners Society (HRS) in partnership with SCSC this year, has decided to undertake the promotion of women’s safety and empowerment by organizing a Women’s Night Run, as a way of encouraging women to reclaim their own safety and empower themselves with strong resilience be vocal on safety matters.
The Hyderabad Runners Society is made up of a large group of passionate runners who apart from enjoying the sport of running have been actively involved in promoting running as the preferred choice of fitness. HRS thrives to bring about a positive change in the attitudes of the general public of Hyderabad city towards health, wellness and running.
Like before, as a special recognition to women, SCSC is a unique initiative to promote awareness on personal safety and security, reduce crime, and work towards enhancing safety and security in Cyberabad and IT Corridor, making business bio-network a safe business destination in the world through robust surveillance systems and patrolling. The Council gives high priority to personal safety in general and women's safety in particular.