ELGi Equipments ,one of the world’s leading air-compressor manufacturers, will power the Coimbatore Marathon, to be held in Coimbatore, India on the 6 th of October 2019. All proceeds from the marathon will support the Coimbatore Cancer Foundation in its efforts to spread cancer awareness among the masses. ELGi North America, will also sponsor the Susan G. Komen's Race for the Cure, a marathon focused on fundraising for advancement in breast cancer treatment. The Susan G. Komen marathon is scheduled to be held on the 5 th of October, in Charlotte USA.
As a lead up to both marathons and in a bid to promote fitness as a means to ward off lifestyle related diseases and build cancer awareness, ELGi employees across the global are gearing up for the #What’sYourFinishLine challenge.
This year’s campaign #What’sYourFinishLine will prompt every ELGi employee, dealer, customer, supplier and the society at large to set their own challenging goals (any activity related to fitness) and achieve them. Approximately 1650 ELGi employees across the globe ,along with their families will participate in the challenge and compete to clock the maximum number of kilometres as a team by walking, jogging or running.