Society

Beautifying Local Environments through SDGs Sport "Plogging"

In conjunction with SDGs Week (September 17 - 26, 2021), Konami Sports conducted SDGs Sport, "Plogging," at more than 30 PPP facilities nationwide.

"Plogging" is a new sport in combination of jogging with picking up litter that originate in Sweden. Participants engage in environmental beautification while working out by running and squatting to pick litter.

Amongst the PPP facilities that participated, running distance totaled 46.1km while litter amount totaled 67.38kg. Participants gained the opportunity to experience the outcomes to contributing to the beautification of the local environment through "Plogging" and further raised its awareness to SDGs.

"Plogging" Activity

Konami Sports will continue to contribute to the development of a sustainable society as a good corporate citizen and aim to coexist with the community through our initiatives in the fields of sports, exercise, and health.