Dawn-to-dusk marathon

Dawn to Dusk, a 12-hr run-and-cycle marathon was conducted by Neville Jamshed Bilimoria (b Dec 18, 1968) together with 6,300 Chennaites to raise funds for Bal Sanjeevani Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation Centre on Jan 5, 2014. The marathon started at 8.30 am from IIT Madras with a 6-hr run followed by a second flag-off at 2.30 pm for the 6-hr non-stop cycling from IIT Madras to Mahabalipuram and back to Radisson Blu Hotel GRT. Neville ran 51 km followed by 156 km cycling, covering a total distance of 207 km in 12 hr. The event raised Rs 64,95,401 for Bal Sanjeevani.