2016. 04. 04.
Győr, 4 April 2016—An outdoor fitness park was established through the investment of the local government of Győr, city with county rights, and with the special support of AUDI HUNGARIA MOTOR Kft. The fitness park was developed fully from Hungarian resources in the “Barátság” Park of Győr, to offer complex exercising opportunities for people of all ages.
“Győr is a sporty city. This shows not only in the results of professional athletes but in the residents’ love for sports, too. There is a remarkable demand for recreational sports activities, and the local government is doing its best to make healthy lifestyle available for all residents of Győr. The facilities that are being developed for the European Youth Olympic Festival will also ensure long-term exercising opportunities for the residents of Győr. Furthermore, we are developing existing spaces within the residential areas that can be suitable for doing sports”, Zsolt Borkai, the Mayor of Győr, city with county rights said. The Barátság Park (“Friendship Park”) has always been popular among sports fans. And now, thanks to a Győr-based development project, it was further enhanced with a unique fitness park, which ensures excellent opportunities for everyone above the age of 14, to exercise and improve their physical fitness, he added.
The Mayor thanked AUDI HUNGARIA MOTOR Kft. for the support it provided besides the contribution of the local government, for the implementation of this investment project of about HUF 27 million.
“We at Audi Hungaria always strive for premium quality and premium performance. The cit of Győr has a similar attitude in supporting the enthusiasm of people towards sports”, Dr. Elisabeth Knab, Member of the Board of Management for Human Resources of AUDI HUNGARIA MOTOR Kft said. “The city of Győr is not only the home of Audi Hungaria, but it hosts several world class sports events and successful sports clubs as well. Our company takes an active part in this stirring sports life by proudly supporting the ladies handball team and the young football players of Győr, besides contributing to the success of several other sports events. This outdoor fitness park is another result of the cooperation between the city and Audi Hungaria. It serves modern demands perfectly, and offers excellent opportunities for various sports activities for all age groups. I am absolutely sure that our coworkers as well as the residents of the city are going to have a great time at this facility”, Dr. Elisabeth Knab added.
The park itself is fully proprietary, as well as the equipment, supported by a complex workout method called Active Body System (ABS). This method is developed for various strength and stretching exercises as well as improving stability, coordination and stamina.
The equipment in the park, including a full CrossCore station and a central tower with 27 workout stages, is suitable for doing thousands of different exercises. As a result of this complex set of equipment, even 50 people can work out in the park at the same time, doing cardio, fat-burning, strength, endurance or rehabilitation exercises and combinations thereof, on a surface covered with a 6-cm thick rubber mat to protect joints and avoid injuries.
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