Bangalore: Embassy Office Parks is set to host the 10th edition of Contours Women’s Day Run (CWDR) on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 6:30 am at the beautiful and secure premises of Embassy Manyata Business Park. The Contours Run celebrates the achievements and ambitions of women on the occasion of International Women’s Day. The Run is open for men, women and children.
Commenting about the event, Mike Holland, CEO, Embassy Office Parks said, “We are happy to host the Contours Women’s Day Run at Embassy Manyata Business Park for the 5th year in a row. We believe in diversity and women empowerment and have always been supporting the causes for women. This event gives us an opportunity to engage our corporate occupiers and contribute to a good cause. The Run has seen an overwhelming response from participants over the years and we look forward to an exciting event this Sunday”
Through CWDR, funds will be raised for the specially-abled children of Shristi Special Academy. In the previous editions of the Run, over INR 20 lakhs had been raised. This year, more funds are expected to be raised to provide aid, unconditional acceptance, respect and care to Persons with Disabilities (PWDs). The Run will be initiated with the specially-abled children followed by the other groups. The registrations closed on 28th Feb 2019 with a total of 2000 enthusiasts having confirmed participation.
“Fitness is very important in these times when lives have become sedentary. Running is a good start. We encourage people to adopt a healthy lifestyle starting with CWDR. We are proud to announce that several established runners in Bangalore today have started their journey with the Contours Women’s Day Run,” said Chandra Gopalan, Director, Contours, India’s largest chain of women’s gyms.