Embassy Office Parks hosted the 9th Contours Women’s Day Run
Bangalore, 4th March 2018: Embassy Office Parks hosted the 9th edition of Contours Women’s Day Run at Embassy Manyata Business Park today. Having successfully completed eight race editions, the 9th edition of the run was held to spread awareness on the importance of staying fit and raise funds in aid of Shristi Special Academy. Contours Women’s Day Run is supported by Embassy and all proceeds raised at the Run will be used to build a multispecialty Therapy Hall for the children with special needs at the Shristi Special Academy. The Run was also a good start point for women to embrace a healthy lifestyle. It was open to both women and men and featuring various categories – 2K, 5K and 10K Runs. Around 3000 enthusiastic participants took part at the event from across the city.
Commenting about the event, Mike Holland, CEO,Embassy Office Parks said, “We are happy to host the ContoursWomen’s Day at Embassy Manyata Business Park consecutively for the 4th year.We believe in diversity and women empowerment and have always been supportingthe causes for women. This event gives us an opportunity to engage ourcorporate occupiers and contribute to a good cause. The Run has seen anoverwhelming response from participants over the years and we wish to thankeveryone for making this a successful initiative”
Contours Women’s Day run has been successfullygarnering lot of support from the corporate occupiers of Embassy Office Parksand runners across the city for the past many years.
“Contours, India's largest chain of Women's gymscelebrates women and fitness through our Contours Women's Day Run. In an age ofdesk jobs and improper nutrition, health and fitness should be prioritised. OurRun sends out the message that it is great to have fun, at the same time it isimportant to be fit. The run is in its 9th year, and it's the 4th year withEmbassy. The funds are being raised for a multispecialty Therapy hall for thechildren of Shristi Special Academy who are differently abled. They arechildren with Autism, mental retardation and cerebral palsy,”explained Ms. Chandra Gopalan, Director – Contours India and aveteran marathoner.