2014-08-04 13:17:40 - ~ Registrations open for the city’s largest monsoon tournament on www.thesportsgurukul.com ~
Game On is an event set up to encourage companies to support employees’ pursuit of a more active, healthier lifestyle. It also brings out the skill sets of various employees in sports arena, which are often forgotten due to the fast paced, stressful life. This event is a tribute to companies that have recognized the benefits of participating in sports,
where both the company and employees benefit from getting together as part of a sporting team.
Mumbai, August 4th, 2014: One of the biggest sporting extravaganzas in the city commenced this July at Mumbai’s largest sporting facility, Ajmera iLandSports Academy, Wadala. The Sports Gurukul brings to you Game On! – the ultimate sporting challenge for corporates across the city. Started 26th July onwards, the 6 week extravaganza will play host to a number of multi national corporations like Deloitte, Kotak, Marico, Pepe Jeans, Navinflorine, Wrtsila, Conbonix, amongst others. The event was flagged off by an Open multi sports tournament at the same venue.
The 8 different sports open for participation in the corporate tournament are as follows:
1. Rink Football
2. Indoor Cricket
3. Table Tennis
5. Lawn Tennis
7. Rifle Shooting
The 6 different sports open for participation in
the open tournament are as follows:
1. Rink Football
2. Indoor Cricket
3. Table Tennis
4. Lawn Tennis
5. Rifle Shooting
6. Dirt Bike Racing
Mr. Paresh Kothari, Co-Founder & Director, The Sports Gurukul, says, “The idea of Game On! came about as a means to pay tribute to those companies that have recognized the benefits of participating in sports. It is a means for them to support their employees’ pursuit of a more active and healthy lifestyle. With the tournament spread out over a span of 6 weeks, there is enough time for the participants to enjoy different sports without worrying about the pressures of completing work. Through Game On! we also hope to impact the lives of the underprivileged kids supported by Arogya Foundation, our NGO partners, by donating a share of the revenues earned towards their coaching. Hence our tournament is a complete package that combines employee engagement, social responsibility, networking and branding, all intergrated in one.”
The total prize money of the tournament is Rs 2 lakhs and various gifts including laptop bags and t-shirts will be handed over to the participants. A number of awards, including Best Employer Award, Best Cheering Team Award, Championship Trophy to the team bagging the most points and medals to the winners in each category, are to up for grabs at Game On!
Mr. Atul Ajmera, Director, Ajmera iLand Sports Academy, commented, “We are proud to be associated with Game On! in its second edition and expect it to be bigger and better this year around. With participation from some of the top most corporations in the country, we are excited to play host to the biggest sporting extravaganza this monsoon. The sports on offer this year are appealing to just about everyone. So whether you like to sweat it out on the field or play mind games with the opponent, Game On! is the tournament for you!”
Game On! is an event presented by The Sports Gurukul and Decathlon Sports is the Associate Partner of the event. Oye FM! Is the events radio partner, Healthkart is the Online Health Shop Partner and Sawin Coupon is the Merchandise Partner. Interested participants can register themselves at Bookmyshow.com, the event’s official ticketing partner.
For registration details, contact Anish Mistry at 9773554196 or write to us at email@example.com
About Sports Gurukul Pvt. Ltd.
The Sports Gurukul® (TSG) is Mumbai’s first of its kind professional sports & fitness development and training organization. An integral aspect of TSG’s vision is to have individuals recognize sports and fitness as an important part of physical and moral education by creating extensive awareness about the same.
Through its various offerings, which include training camps for the youth in sports such as cricket, tennis, athletics, basketball, football, carrom, chess, badminton, swimming to name a few, TSG aims at helping individuals take their sports to the next level. With numerous associations across schools, colleges, corporations and clubs throughout the country, The Sports Gurukul has trained more than 30,000 children in the last few years for basic sports skills. TSG’s prime property –Inter Schools Premier League is now entering its 7th year and is touted to be one of the most eagerly awaited inter school tournaments in the country.
With this association TSG takes its 1st step towards moving from grass root development to focused professional development in the sport of Tennis. Other sports to follow gradually.
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