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Konami Sports Listed as "Sports Yell Company" for 3 Consecutive Years
Recognition Based on Proactive Efforts to Promote Employee Health

Konami Sports Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, Konami Sports) has been listed as a "Sports Yell Company" by Japan Sports Agency for 3 consecutive years, in recognition for working with the community to improve employee health and creating exercise opportunities online whilst the COVID-19 outbreak.

As part of the effort in aiming to be a company where all employees can work in good physical and mental health, Konami Sports proactively works to create an environment to engage in sports and exercise.

■ Recent Efforts to Improve Konami Sports Employee Health

Linking Employee Exercise with Local Society

Employees were invited to participate in "Plogging," an environmental beautification activity conducted while working out by running and squatting to pick litter; and were provided with opportunities to engage in exercise linked with local cleanup activities.


"Plogging" Activity

Creating Exercise Opportunity for Employees during COVID-19

In addition to "Konami Method," the existing free workout content, workout videos to introduce tips on practicing soccer, tennis, gymnastics and dance has been offered via Konami Sports' official YouTube and Instagram channel with notices to its employees to enhance its usage with the aim to relieve the lack of exercise due to self-quarantine.


Konami Sports' Official YouTube Videos

■ Listing for "Sports Yell Company"

"Sports Yell Company" is a listing organized by Japan Sports Agency to foster social momentum for sports by encouraging sports amongst the "working generation." It recognizes companies participating in the "Sports in Life Consortium"* that makes proactive efforts in promoting sports activities to improve the health of their employees.

* "Sports in Life Consortium" is composed of organization in line to support the objective to achieve a 65% national sports participation rate (additional 10 million more people to exercise sports) by the end of fiscal 2021 together with local governments, sports organizations, and economic organizations.

Konami Sports will continue to recognize sports promotion as an important role for our company to play in the society and will dedicate itself in enhancing exercise among its employees, contribute to "community development through sports" as a good corporate citizen and strive to provide environments and services that allow people to easily engage in sports.