The “Biggest Sports Hour” 2017
During June and July 2017, Telekom Romania in partnership with SmartAtletic organized the 7th edition of the sports event “The Biggest Sports Hour” in Bucharest, Brașov, and Mamaia. The event was attended by more than 50,000 people from 21 cities in Romania. It featured around 35 fitness classes, coordinated by 118 instructors, and 18 sports such as: cycling, street workout, freewheel, table tennis, football, etc.
In addition, 3 medical stations were provided by BTL Romania. They carried out more than 500 ECG tests for the detection of sudden death syndrome, and medical aesthetic sessions. The Red Cross offered first aid and resuscitation courses for 100 children and adults, while the Leventer Foundation provided tests for skin cancer.
Last but not least, the Telekom Romania Foundation supported two charitable causes throughout the event: 40 families without income from Giurgiu County received non-perishable food and the Casa Speranţei Hospice for children and adults with incurable diseases received financial donations gathered through the "Sport is good" cross, part of "The Biggest Hour of Sport" event in Brașov.
Telekom Romania supports the third edition of Brasov International Marathon
In May 2017, Telekom Romania organized the Brasov International Marathon as part of the “Sport Is Good” campaign. More than 2,600 national and international runners of all ages competed in the marathon (+26% more than in 2016).