Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Most People Exercising to a Fitness Video: world record set by Capgemini (VIDEO)
BENGALURU, India -- Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology, and outsourcing services, celebrated its 50th anniversary by setting a World Record title for its initiative 'ROAR - The Fit India Movement'; ROAR (Run Over Another Record) saw over 4,930 employees from seven cities perform 15 fitness routines to a six-minute fitness video, thus setting the new world record for the Most People Exercising to a Fitness Video at Multiple Venues , according to the World Record Academy .
Photo: Employees across Capgemini offices in Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata participated in the record for 'The Most People Exercising to a Fitness Video at Multiple Venues'. ( enlarge photo )
Founded by Serge Kampf in Grenoble 50 years ago, Capgemini is present in about 40 countries with a staff of 200,000.
It supports over 6,000 clients across sectors and has completed more than 50 acquisitions. Kandula said.
Employees across Capgemini offices in Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata participated in the record for 'The Most People Exercising to a Fitness Video at Multiple Venues'.
"This is not only the celebration of the past five decades, but also the beginning of our journey for the next 50 years. We are urging our employees to join us with vigour and energy by investing in physical wellness, self-development and in the betterment of the larger community.
Speaking on this occasion, Srinivas Kandula, Country Head of Capgeminiin India, said, "I am overwhelmed by the enthusiasm shown by everyone who joined us in achieving the WORLD RECORD title once more and congratulate each one of them in this marvellous feat.
We started this milestone 50th year with MoveFifty and ROAR is supporting that exciting Group initiative to get everyone moving for charity. Both initiatives focus on driving employee wellness and high satisfaction quotient and making Capgemini in India an employer-of-choice.
ROAR is also our attempt to help our employees live by one of our core values, which is fun and I can assure you we all had fun here today achieving this great result together."