India Leg of Turkish Airlines Bowling Tournament Concludes in Gurgaon
Turkish Airlines, a global leader in civil aviation, today brought together over 20 passenger agencies and over 60 players for their annual Bowling Tournament in Gurgaon. The tournament is an effort to use sports as a communication tool to develop team dynamics and celebrate the spirit of partnership and healthy competition.
Turkish Airlines has been conducting this tournament since 2012 across 51 countries and 102 destinations globally. The tournament is being held in Gurgaon for the fourth year. In addition to Turkish Airlines’ passenger agencies in India, over 1000 agencies and 3000 players from all around the world participated in the tournament.
The winning team, MakeMyTrip Pvt Ltd (726 score points) from Gurgaon will be representing India in the Turkish Airlines Bowling Grand Finale being held in Istanbul in May 2018. Team MakeMyTrip Pvt Ltd was selected after comparing the scores with the winning team from the Mumbai leg of the tournament. The Champion of the Grand Finale will win a flight ticket and a vacation in Antalya.
Speaking about the response that the tournament has seen, Mr. Ozer Guler, General Manager North and East India said, “It’s heartening to see the growing interest for bowling with healthy participation of over 20 teams in the tournament. I would like to thank all of our travel agency partners who made Turkish Airlines Bowling 2018 a huge success both in Mumbai and Gurgaon.”
This year’s Turkish Airlines Bowling Tournament in Gurgaon saw participation from top travel agencies like American Express Global Business Travel, Thomas Cook, Cox & Kings Limited, MakeMyTrip, Akbar Travels and many more in full strength, which made it a roaring success.
About Turkish Airlines
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines has a fleet of 328 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to 304 destinations worldwide with 254 international and 49 domestic, in 121 countries. More information about Turkish Airlines can be found on its official website www.turkishairlines.com or its social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Instagram.
About Star Alliance
The Star Alliance network was established in 1997 as the first truly global airline alliance to offer worldwide reach, recognition and seamless service to the international traveller. Its acceptance by the market has been recognized by numerous awards, including the Air Transport World Market Leadership Award and Best Airline Alliance by both Business Traveller Magazine and Skytrax. The member airlines are: Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, Avianca, Avianca Brasil, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EGYPTAIR, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS, TAP Portugal, Turkish Airlines, THAI and United. Overall, the Star Alliance network currently offers more than 18,450 daily flights to 1,300 airports in 190 countries. Further connecting flights are offered by Star Alliance Connecting Partner, Juneyao Airlines.