BIG FM rolls Radio Olympiad contest


Mumbai: With this latest offering, BIG 92.7 FM becomes the first ever radio station to host and bring alive the spirit of an Olympiad on-air.

Listeners’ will get to prepare themselves for their first-ever Olympiad on radio, as Gold Medals Ki Baarish kick-start across ­­­cities of Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai & Bangalore, 8 August onwards. As part of the offering, there are tons of exciting games & contests on-air / off-air lined up at malls, youth hangouts, offices hosted by BIG 92.7 FM, with winners getting the chance to walk away with ‘Gold Medals’.

The ‘Radio Olympiad’ will then see BIG 92.7 FM presenting some of their key RJs battling for an on-air RJ marathon, wherein RJs across 36 stations attempt for a Limca Record of 100 hrs of RJing!

The test will be showcased by RJ Speed ‘Dheena’ in Chennai, who will be attempting 136 hrs of the Guiness Record. The first city to flag-off the on-air marathon will be RJs Anubhav & Pankaj from Chandigarh followed by RJs Ravi in Delhi, Shekhar in Hyderabad, Dheena in Chennai, Harsha & Shruti in Bangalore & RJ Rohit in Mumbai.

The other cities attempting this unique challenge will be RJs from cities like Trivandrum, Mangalore, Mysore, Vizag, Tirupathi, Jammu, Amritsar, Patiala, Jalandhar, Srinagar, Allahabad, Kanpur, Agra, Kota, Udaipur, Bareilly, Aligarh, Jodhpur, Ajmer, Hissar, Bikaner, Bhubaneshwar, Guwahati, Ranchi, Goa, Gwalior, Indore, Rajkot, Surat, Baroda.

BIG 92.7 FM has ensured all arrangements required like medical assistance, food, energy drinks, string of well wishers to ensure the RJ’s are in their high spirits and also a well chalked out programming plan to ensure the successful completion of the marathon. All the RJ’s attempting for 100 hrs will begin the marathon with conversations with celebrities, friends, and fans that are expected to call BIG 92.7 FM, to wish him luck and pray for a successful marathon completion. The RJs will also have a host of celebrities visit the studios and rooting for them.