Tata Steel Kolkata 25K
Kolkata, West Bengal, India
15 Dec, 2019
About the Event
After the grand success of the first two editions, involving over 12,000 participants, 23 lakhs in prize money and over Rs 1.10 crores raised for Charity, the TSK is back, to be bigger and better. Endorsed by some of the biggest names, the third edition of the event will witness Sourav Ganguly as the Face of the Event.
Adding to the sporting culture of Kolkata, Procam International brought more joy to the city of joy with its first unique distance running event, India’s inaugural Tata Steel Kolkata 25K back in 2014. India’s first AIMS accredited 25km, focused on Indian running talent, giving India’s professional and amateur runners from Kolkata and around the country, a proven platform to showcase their talent and experience the rarefied atmosphere that pervades such a sporting event.
The face of The Event
Sourav Ganguly, or Dada as he is known to the people of Kolkata, can easily be considered as one of the best batsmen in the world from the mid-1990s to the late
2000s. Ganguly has scored over 18,000 runs in tests and ODIs and is still amongst the top 10 ODI run-getters in the world.
Ganguly is one of the most loved personalities in India and especially in his home town of Kolkata. His presence at the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K, will add fillip to the event and encourage many more to embrace this sport of running.