Savio D'souza has a long running career. He is a Shiv Chhatrapati Awardee (Maharastra's highest sporting award 1985-86), India's national champion(1984-87), and winner of the Pune International Marathon (3rd in 1984 and 1st in 1985 &1986 ). He has also represented India in the Singapore Marathon (1984) and Hong Kong Marathon (1985& 1986). His personal best is 2:20:43 in 42kms.
Savio now works as a full time coach training athletes, tennis and squash players in physical fitness. He also trains a large group of running enthusiasts who take part in many half and full marathons. His love for running is apparent when one sees him out running early in the morning in all sorts of weather as he happily says "My two favourite things are running and making other people run ".
Savio also ran as part of the two hour bus in the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon 2011.
To join Savio's bus, write him at email@example.com