Taj Sheba presents fitness award [Archives:2003/638/Community]

June 2 2003
(L-R) Mr. Khosla giving away the grand prize to Dr. Ali Anami
(L-R) Mr. Khosla giving away the grand prize to Dr. Ali Anami
The results of the fitness competition held by the Taj Sheba Hotel from May 7 to May 14, were announced on May 24 2003 at the Abu Nawas Hall of the hotel.
According to the hotel's management, this activity is an attempt to promote the importance of good health in Yemen. The hotel's Health Club Manager Mr. Prakash Shirlekar organized a series of competitions that included Stepper, Running, Cycling and Swimming. Though each of these events were only 15 minutes long, the participants were glad to learn how important it was to lead a healthy life and to exercise daily.
General Manager for the hotel Mr. Rohit Khosla kicked off the evening by delivering a power packed speech on the importance of good health. All the winners received exciting prizes that included gift vouchers from MAM International, Al Kabous Company and Shumaila Hari.
The Grand Prize for the fittest person in the competition was an air ticket from Sana'a-Dubai-Sana'a sponsored by Yemen Airways.
Dr. Ali Al Anami bagged this prize by being the fittest person in the competition. The function concluded with a special dinner for the health conscious dished out by Chef Vijay Kumar exclusively for the occasion.