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Contours Womens Day Run Continues for the 5th Edition

February 20, 2014 - Bangalore, Karnataka , India

The 5th edition of the Contours Women’s Day Run, powered by Performaxis, is back for 2014, and is scheduled to be held on 2nd March 2014 in Bangalore.
The Contours Women’s Day Run, which began in the year 2009 on the occasion of International Women’s Day to promote and create awareness about the various problems faced by the Indian woman, is poised to be bigger and better with its 5th edition.
Performax by Reliance Trends, the title Sponsors of the 5th edition, is an active wear brand from Reliance Trends. Reliance Trends, India’s largest fashion destination, on this occasion announced the launch of special edition Performax&Teamspirit T-shirt for men & women exclusively for Contour Women’s Day Run. Neha Patil, renowned film star from South Indian film Industry, unveiled these t-shirts.
The 5th Edition of Contours Women’s Day Run will be held at Sri Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, Bangalore from 6.00 AM to 10.30 AM on 2nd March 2014 (Sunday).
The funds raised from the Contours Women’s Day Run will be donated to Asha Foundation, to support the education of underprivileged children and the girl child.
HCG Enterprise is also supporting the 5th Edition of Contours Women’s Day Run.
Contours Women’s Day Run was created to spread awareness about the various problems facing the Indian woman. The event has seen an incredible response for its previous editions and it is a strong platform to create awareness about the health and education of the girl child, and all underprivileged children. I wish for one and all to support the cause by participating and celebrating in this event. As the run is in all respects truly a celebration, and not a competition, we urge each citizen of Bangalore to come and run, walk, dance and have fun at this unique event.”  Ms. Chandra Gopalan, Director - Contours and a veteran marathon runner said on the occasion.
Announcing the launch of special edition Performax&Teamspirit T-Shirts for Contours Women’s Day Run, Akhilesh Prasad, Chief Executive Officer, Reliance Trends, said "We are confident that the Contour Women’s Day Run will grow into one of the signature events in long distance running in Bangalore. An event of this kind and magnitude dedicated to Women is a first for the city of Bangalore and through its unique format will draw participation from a wide cross section of people. Reliance Trends is proud to be associated with such a brand and cause."
Mr. Dinesh Madhavan, Director, Healthcare Services, HCG Enterprise, said, "Women’s health is about recognizing the diversity of women’s lives and the diversity that exists among women. Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.  We are proud to partner with Contours in raising awareness on the prelude to international woman's day."
More details on the run -
About Contours India:
Contours India is India’s first International chain of Women only gyms. Known worldwide as Contours Express, this chain has grown to 750 gyms worldwide with over 200000 women members. In India, Contours India has grown to 7 fitness studios in a span of 4 years.
Contours India has also bought to India a new wave in Women’s fitness called Cardio Fit circuit training. It is a specialized training for women & all it requires is 29 minutes per day, 4 times a week to get fit, healthy & to lose weight. All the machines here are specially designed for women. In short, it is a Fitness concept run by women for women.
So, no matter if a woman is fat, thin, young or old, she can work out without inhibitions at anytime of the day. Contours India believes that women of all ages must be encouraged to exercise comfortably as the workout is fast, fun & friendly.
About HCG Enterprise:
Health Care Global Enterprises Ltd, (HCG),  is Asia’s Largest Cancer Care Network, with 27 Cancer Centers, 2 Tertiary Care Centers and 4 Fertility Centers. HCG has redefined the future of healthcare in India by designing, building and managing centers with a committed vision. The vision of HCG is to make high quality healthcare accessible to all by adopting global innovations.
About brand Performax&Teamspirit:
Performax, men’s specialized sportswear brand by Reliance Trends, supports performance in sporting activity and Teamspirit is brand for Men, Women & Kids in love with sports.
About Reliance Trends
Reliance Trends houses over 100 apparel & accessories brands along with own 16 brands across men, women and kids categories to fulfill every customer need. Some of the most renowned brands in the country like Peter England, John Players, Oxemberg, Indigo Nation, Twills, Scullers,  Lemax, Duke, In-excess, Raymond fabrics, Emporio Asha sarees, Celebration sarees, 621 IvyLeague, Catmoss, Gini&Jony, Baby Joy, and many more are present at the store.
Reliance Trends caters not just to the Ready-to-wear consumer, but also to the large number of men and women who prefer to shop for fabric and tailor their clothes. This is possible due to the unique mix of fabric and Ready-to-Stitch brands in men’s and women’s respectively.
Reliance’s own brands include, newly launched fashion brands Rio, a vibrant range of snazzy trends for young women, and Fig, fashionwear for discerning, independent & working women. Avaasa a range of Indian wear for women offers the finest collection of SalwarKurtas, Churidars and a fast evolving Mix n Match range of garments. Fusion is a brand with a range of fusion wear for women where east meets west & style meets comfort. Hushh, the lingerie line for women offers an extensive range of innerwear and sleepwear for the discerning woman. Panda has been developed for infants and toddlers, while the Frendz range of garments would complement the wardrobes of the growing generation of boys and girls. 
Pureza – a collection of pure Cotton & Linen shirts for men, Network range of garments which comprises of formal office wear collection for men, while the Netplay range showcases a smart casual collection for the evolving workplace. The DNMX range has been developed with a clear focus on the youth of India, offering them exclusively crafted fashion garments like Denims, T shirts etc. Also, Performax, the specialized sportswear brand which supports performance in sporting activity. Graviti, the innerwear range for men offer the best of inner and lounge wear for today’s man.
Reliance Trends was recently awarded ‘Images Most Admired Private Label Retailer of the Year’ at the Images Fashion Awards.
Reliance Trends was also rated the most preferred department store as per the survey conducted by Which? Right Choice magazine. The survey, in which 1,917 people in 10 cities participated, revealed that relative newcomer Reliance Trends was the most preferred department store, with a customer score of 74%. It got four stars for service, in-store experience, price and product quality, and five stars for product range. 

Source: Business Wire India


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