The activities organized by IMM within the scope of European Sports Week continue to give the citizens live and entertaining moments. With more than two million passengers per day, Istanbul's subways are full of sports and activity this week.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM), Istanbul 2015 celebrated since the European Sports Week within the scope of Spor There is Sports on the Metro ”organization welcomes the citizens of Istanbul on the subway. Events starting in September 23 Until September, 30 will continue to encourage Istanbulites to become more active in their daily work.
1 WEEK NOT 365 DAY SPORTS
IMM continues to provide support to the people of Istanbul to improve their quality of life by living a healthier and active life with fun activities. With its sports facilities, sports equipment on parks and beaches and walking and jogging areas, İBB organizes activities to raise awareness among citizens within the scope of European Sports Week. Mobile sports track, bicycle racing simulation, mini golf course and sports, activity and fun-filled activities and surprise sports activities await visitors of Yenikapı metro station.
TRAMWALL COMPETED, WINNING WAS SPORTS
Within the scope of the European Mobility Week, Istanbul residents also witnessed the race faced by two tough competitors. Award-winning athlete Batuhan Buğra Eruygun and Train Driver Kaan Ayar competed fierce to be the first to reach the finish line. Batuhan Bugra Eruygun was the winner in the race between Eminonu and Karakoy stations of the Bagcilar-Kabatas tram line.
Eruygun, who is the first Turkish athlete to run 110 m hurdles in 14 seconds and 60 meters hurdles in 8 seconds, is a different experience for him.
“In this race, we set out to raise awareness for the citizens of Istanbul on sports. I don't know the tram, but I really pushed my limits. We get great reactions. In addition, with this awareness study, we have been nominated for the European Union's ambassadors' work. We want to get that award from European Commission next year and bring it to our country. ”
“OUR PURPOSE IS TO MAKE ISTANBUL A CITY THAT BREATHES WITH SPORT”
Sports Istanbul General Manager Renay Onur, who participated in the activities visited by Istanbulites of all ages, said that after chatting with citizens and listening to their opinions about the event, they aimed to turn Istanbul into a city where there is more movement, more sports and breathing with sports.
The activities that encourage the people of Istanbul to move more closely and live together with sports will continue until the end of the month. Yenikapı metro station will continue with activities throughout the week with surprise activities at different stations. The stations where the activities will be organized are:
26 September Thursday
16: 00-19: 00 Ünalan Subway Station
27 September Thursday
16: 00-19: 00 Taksim Subway Station
28 September Thursday
16: 00-19: 00 Altunizade Subway Station
29 September Thursday
16: 00-19: 00 Kadıköy Subway Station
30 September Thursday
16: 00-19: 00 Yenikapı Subway Station