Procam announces the Tata Steel Kolkata 25k’ 2015
by Rakhi Jerly Marketing | October 5, 2015 | News
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Online and on-ground registrations for the 2nd edition of Tata Steel Kolkata 25K’ scheduled for Dec. 20 are now open. The run sponsored by Cigna TTK, PUMA, DHL, Jabong, Volini, and United Way Kolkata, offers a prize money of Rs. 22+ lakhs and will see participation from some of India’s finest professional athletes, serious runners, health and fitness enthusiasts.
Giving an opportunity for everyone to participate and encourage an active sporting lifestyle, the race includes categories like the 25k run for Elite and Amateurs, the Open 10k Run for Amateurs, the 6 km Ananda Run, a 4 km run for Senior Citizens and another 4 km run for Champions with Disabilities. Among these, the feature race 25k and Open 10K Run are compulsorily timed races.
In addition to the Rs. 22,80,000 prize, TSK 25K has announced awards for highest participation in categories like Social/Sporting Club, Group (excl. social/ sporting club) and Group with the highest number of 25K/10K finishers (min. being 15 runners).
PUMA along with Jabong.com will exclusively create the entire race day look for the TSK25K participants and also offer an exciting range of runner-centric products. The Jabong Cosume Run will have the 6 Km Ananda Run participants turn up in innovative costumes and designs showcasing the cause they are supporting. Cash prizes will be awarded to winners based on their theme, effort and creativity.
Vivek Singh, Jt. MD, Procam International said, “With distance running events playing a big role in our lives, our vision is to position Kolkata as one of the healthiest and fittest cities in India, and try to bring about a positive change in people’s lifestyle and shape a better future for them. We would like to express our gratitude to the Government & civic authorities, the West Bengal Athletic Association and all our new and existing sponsors for their relentless support and faith in our event.”
Entry fee for the 25K, Open 10K, and Ananda Run will be Rs. 650, Rs 550 and Rs 300 respectively. Entry fee for Senior Citizen’s run and Champions with Disability will be Rs 200. Registration forms are available on www.tsk25.procamrunning.in.
The run is sponsored by Cigna TTK, PUMA, DHL, Jabong, Volini, and United Way Kolkata, and offers a prize money of Rs. 22+ lakhs.