Goa: Skechers, the American performance and lifestyle footwear brand return as the title sponsor of ‘Skechers Performance Goa River Marathon’ , one of the top 5 marathons of India organised by Vasco Sports Club. This is the 8th edition of the 42 Kilometre run in paradise along the pristine blue waters of the Zuari River. Skechers Performance Goa River Marathon is held every year in the second week of December and this year’s event was held on 10th December.
Commenting on Skechers Performance’s partnership with Skechers Performance Goa River Marathon,Rahul Vira, Chief Executive Office, Skechers Indiasaid, “We are happy to partner with the Skechers Performance Goa River Marathon 2017. Our collaboration demonstrates our dedication to the runners of all the levels, ranging from beginners in the sports to the elite athletes. With the 5th year milestone of our journey in India we will continue being committed to the ‘Strive to Achieve’ attitude by bringing in new range of shoes that will inspire and help athletes experience running and walking in all its forms”.
Urvashi Rautela, Bollywood Actress said “I am very delighted to be associated with Skechers Goa River Marathon, and to be a part of such great platform it is important that you are allied with proper pair of shoes that elevates your performance. The Skechers shoes is a perfect combination of comfort and durability that is designed for running and come with technology that helps increase the speed and efficiency. I really enjoyed running in these shoe, they were very comfortable.”
An aspirational brand like Skechers is a perfect blend of innovation, style and technology giving people & athletes’ access to some of the most technologically advanced footwear. It creates a unique partnership between the athlete and the brand which helps to elevate the performance. The GRM is among the top five running events in the country and is a perfect platform for all the participants to experience running and walking in all its forms, Hence Skechers is designed and engineered to the highest standards that helps increase the speed and efficiency of the athlete.
Skechers India, designs, develops and markets a diverse range of performance and lifestyle footwear for men, women and children and now stretching head to toe with their latest addition of apparels and accessories. Skechers is available in India and over 160 countries and territories worldwide via department and specialty stores with more than 2,305 Skechers Company-owned and third-party-owned retail stores, and the Company’s e-commerce websites. The Company manages its international business through a network of global distributors, joint venture partners in Asia and the Middle East, and wholly-owned subsidiaries in Canada, Japan, throughout Europe and Latin America.