Professionals working in corporate mostly enjoy their weekends by going out for lunches or dinners. But this week was quiet different for Gurgaon (DELHI NCR) professionals as they showcased their talent in NCR’s maiden Corporate Olympics 2018 at Sector 58, Golf course extension road. A first of its kind event, it was organized by Sports Management firm Sports Maidan who are going to hold such events at regular intervals in multiple cities. More than 500 participants from 10+ corporate participated, which included Vatika, Induslaw, Zenica, Om Infra, Bain, Brenntag Asia, PPDi, Altech Infra, Groomefy on a two-day event.
Karan Bhalla, Founder, Sports Maidan during NCR’s First Corporate Olympics at Gurugram
Speaking on the occasion, Karan Bhalla, Founder, Sports Maidan said, “Playing a game or a sport is one of the most collaborative activities we ever experience! Plus it’s entertaining, social, often has strategy, requires communication skills, is competitive & lots more! So why think team building happens only in office spaces & HR training sessions! Sports Maidan brought this through its maiden NCR Corporate Olympics 2018 which will be held bi annually.”
“We never knew that we have the hidden talent within us: we are thankful to the Sports Maidan for organising the event. With this, I will encourage more corporates to participate in next year’s Corporate Olympic and discover their talents,” said Sahil Mendiratta, IndusLaw.
Corporate Olympics NCR was an event to nurture sporting talents among corporates. It included a mix of team games, indoor games individual sport like cricket, football, basketball archery, golf, carom, chess and more. The event took place in a state of the art floodlit 15-acre sports complex comprising cricket fields, tennis courts, soccer fields and basketball courts at Sports Maidan in Gurgaon.
Playing various sports under one roof provided a networking platform for the participating firms and also facilitated employee engagement. The event took place in a state of the art floodlit 15-acre sports complex comprising of cricket fields, tennis courts, soccer fields and basketball courts at Sports Maidan in Gurgaon.
About Sports Maidan
Sports Maidan is for profit social sporting event management firm. They conduct sporting events across different sports for corporates, society, and academies. They choose to be the best, and not the biggest.
The ecosystem that Sports Maidan works in is idea motivated. Their concept is more than just a physical facility. It’s an ideology to make masses realize the importance of sports not only as an activity but also as the most important ingredient of one’s health. At Sports Maidan, the primary objective is to spread the message that there is always a need to have a Sports Complex of one’s dreams. They couldn’t find one, so they created one! Come, let’s play!
In addition to their primary objective, they aim to nurture talent across NCR with one of the best sporting grounds, world class coaches & appropriate guidance. They want to create a platform for budding talent and promote them through various IP’s at state and national levels.