TCS Fit4Life Event to Promote Fitness in Pune, Kolkata, Kochi – CORPORATE ETHOS

TCS Fit4Life Event to Promote Fitness in Pune, Kolkata, Kochi

By: | January 3, 2019

Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global lT services, consulting, and business solutions organization, will be organizing the TCS Fit4life Corporate Challenge 2018-19 in Pune, Kolkata, and Kochi on January 6, January 13, and February 17, 2OI9, respectively.

The TCS Fit4life Corporate Challenge is an annual 10K timed competitive running event for corporate participants, which brings together like-minded organizations to promote physical fitness among professionals while contributing to a social cause. The Challenge kick-started in Ahmedabad on December 9. Overall, 12,000 runners from over 300 companies, are expected to participate in the Challenge this year.

Corporates are required to register as teams, each with a minimum of four members, preferably with at least one woman participant. A corporate can field multiple teams. Registration will be limited to a maximum of 3000 participants in each city.

The top three men and women finishers from each city will be awarded trophies, medals, Fastrack activity trackers, and Tata Stryder bicycles. These top six winners from each location (subject to meeting qualifying timing criteria) will also get a free entry to participate in the Tata Mumbai Marathon orTata Ultra Marathon. Additionally, the corporate with the highest number of participants and the corporate with the highest number of women participants will be awarded trophies. All participants will receive a runners’ kit, which includes a t-shin and a bag.

All finishers will be awarded a medal and a timing certificate. TCS has partnered with the Agastya lnternational Foundation in Ahmedabad, Maher in Pune, the Tata Medical Centre Trust in Kolkata, and the Cancure Foundation in Kochi for the Challenge and will contribute {500,000 to each of these charity partners.”Wellness has been o key focus area for TCS’ corporote social responsibility progroms. Through internol initiatives and sponsorship of many of the world’s largest running events, we have been engaging with our employees and communities ocross the world to promote fitness. Through the Fit4Life Corporate Chollenge, we seek to encouroge working professionols in lndio to take up running and stay fit,” said Ravi Viswanathan, Chief Marketing Officer, TCS.