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Busting The Protein Myth – Dr. Gayatri Thakoor & Kajal Bhatia – TIRS 2016

Dr. Gayatri Thakoor & Kajal Bhatia took the podium as they discussed about the difference between animal protein & plant protein. The discussion was about what’s better? Both the speakers had their say and Luke Coutinho, the chairperson for the session helped them...
Posted On 09 Feb 2016

Top 5 Trends in Running – Dr. Aashish Contractor – TIRS 2016

Dr. Aashish Contractor was one of the speakers at The India Running Summit 2016 presented by GOQii. He spoke about the recent trends of running which involved a lot of science to it. Highlights about the Session: 1. Endurance Runners on low-carb diet burn fat 2. Wearable...
Posted On 02 Feb 2016

It is easier to be a quality tester than to be a start-up founder

“Venkat, it is easier to be a auditor than to be an accountant” Mr Ashwin Mehta – Circa 1978 Mr Ashwin Mehta was the partner of the Chartered Accountant firm where I had enrolled as an articled trainee. Green behind the ears, I was sitting with a page full of...
Posted On 25 Jan 2016

Choosing Your Correct Pace/Pace Bus

The Problem: In all the years of running and pacing we have found that new runners (and even established ones) make the mistake of not choosing the appropriate pace. The consequences of this are that for every minute a runner runs fast in the first half he loses two minutes in...
Posted On 06 Jan 2016

TIRS 2016 Topic 3 – Unlocking the Potential Within

Topic 3: Unlocking your true potential by Dr. Mansoor Mirza   Every runner faces issues at a physical, emotional and spiritual level. Whilst grappling with these issues there are blocks and obstacles which are often unresolved leading to dissatisfaction with one’s...
Posted On 28 Dec 2015

The India Running Summit 2016 Topic 2 – Which Shoe?

Too often runners ask the vexing question, ‘Which Shoe?’. And shop assistants are never helpful and lack adequate knowledge. There is no one repository of data of the type of shoe of each of the leading brands in India.  Dr. Rajani Patil an eminent sports physio deconstructs the...
Posted On 09 Dec 2015

TIRS 2016 Topic 1 – Busting the protein myth

Eminent nutritionist Dr. Gayatri Thakoor and Kajal Bhatia present the raging debate of animal vs plant based proteins. About Gayatri Thakoor: As she says ‘ I am a doctor by profession and nutritionist by passion’ Having experience of 18 yrs as a GP, she embraced her...
Posted On 07 Dec 2015

The India Running Summit 2016

The India Running Summit – 2016 promises to be pack more punch than the earlier 2 editions.  With our focus on our mission of “Promoting Running for Good Health”, the Summit is designed to be the single ‘go-to’ event of the year. #TIRS2016
Posted On 23 Nov 2015

Your Running Support Story

        As a runner, we are sure, your must have received amazing support, in some form or the other. It could be a fellow runner who gave you words of encouragement in the race. Perhaps your mother who got up early to make coffee for you. Or a trainer who...
Posted On 09 Nov 2015

The India Running Summit – 2016 : Call for papers

Call for Scientific Papers on Running YouTooCanRun is pleased to announce the third edition of The India Running Summit – 2016 and has pleasure in calling for scientific papers to be presented at the Summit. YouTooCanRun is a social entrepreneurship wholly devoted to the...
Posted On 09 Nov 2015