Sports is a way of life at Tata Steel. The Company not only encourages its employees to participate in sports but also has adopted community sports as one of the key strategies to empower youth in rural areas. By organising sports tournaments in and around its area of operation, the Company intends to develop sporting talents in both rural and urban areas. Every year, Tata Steel organises community football, athletics, archery and hockey tournaments to promote the budding sporting talents.
In all its operational sites in the mining locations, the Company runs Feeder Centres to hone the sporting skills of rural youth in archery, athletics and football.
In this line, Tata Steel successfully organised first edition of Tata Steel Noamundi Run-a-thon on the theme "Run for Biodiversity". This was the first-ever run by Tata Steel in its Noamundi Iron Mine targeting the rural population.
Event was held on October 8, 2017 (Sunday) for 10 KM and 7 KM run (Men & Women) and 5 KM run (Boys and Girls from Schools and Colleges) and 2 KM run (Persons with Disability).
Registration will close on 30th September for 10KM, 7KM, 5KM and 2KM Run.
Top 5 finishers of all races will receive cash awards.
Provisional results are now online.
Tata Steel Group is among the top global steel companies with an annual crude steel capacity of 27.5 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) as on March 31, 2017. It is the world's second-most geographically-diversified steel producer, with operations in 26 countries and a commercial presence in over 50 countries. The Group recorded a consolidated turnover of US $18.12 billion (INR 117,420 crore) in FY17. Tata Steel Group is spread across five continents with an employee base of nearly 74,000.
Having bagged the Deming Application Prize and Deming Grand Prize for continuous improvement in 2008 and 2012 respectively, Tata Steel has now been recognised as the global ‘Industry Leader’ in ‘Steel category’ by Dow Jones Sustainability Index (2015). Besides being a member of the World Steel Climate Action Programme, Tata Steel has also been felicitated with several awards including the Prime Minister’s Trophy for the best performing integrated steel plant for 2013-14 (received in 2017), Best Risk Management by CNBC TV18 (2016), ‘Best-in-class Manufacturing’ award from TIME India (2016) and the ‘Most Ethical Company’ award from the Ethisphere Institute (2016), IIM Sustainability Award (2015), among several others.
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