Volkswagen India partners with Wings for Life Foundation as the official car partner for World Run

CSR activities are very much necessary these days, the time when the world is going through a crisis. Wings for Life World Run, a global race for charity, kicked off on Sunday, 4th May. Under the banner slogan “Running for those who can’t,” more than 50,000 registered participants, from 164 countries, kicked off with simultaneous starts on 34 long-distance routes, in 32 countries, on 6 continents! With this World Run, the single aim was to raise funds for spinal cord research through the Wings for Life charity. In India, the Wings for Life World Run was flagged off at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, 4th May, in Sonipat, Haryana. The run was organised under  the  aegis  of  Government  of  Haryana  and  the  Haryana Olympics  Association.

Top  athletes  like  Ashwini  Ponnappa  (top badminton doubles player), Tania Sachdev (Woman Grandmaster), Olympian  Yogeshwar  Dutt,  Arjuna  awaredee  Rajkumar  Sangwan, former captains of India womens hockey team Pritam Rani Siwach and Mamta Kharab,  Commonwealth Games gold medalist Anisha Syed,  and  Arjuna  awardee  in  wrestling  Rajender  Kumar participated in the run.

Volkswagen India partners with Wings for Life Foundation

Volkswagen India, as Official Car Partner for the Wings for Life World Run in India, provided mobility support for the event.

Volkswagen India partners with Wings for Life Foundation as the official car partner for World Run

Wings for Life World Run 2014 India

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