Tennis players Miloš Mečíř, Andrej Martin, Ján Krošlák, Karol Beck, Norbert Gombos, Lukáš Lacko, Igor Zelenay, Branislav Stankovič and others enjoyed a slalom race on the slope of Čučoriedky in Tatranská Lomnica last Saturday and helped support a good thing at the same time. They brought toys, T-shirts, signed tennis balls, sports equipment and personal presents for children from children´s homes under the Christmas tree in Grandhotel Praha in Tatranská Lomnica. “Besides the tennis players, the leader of the Aya band – Boris Lettrich and singer Tomáš Bezdeda have joined our collection as well. The public can join the First Christmas collection in the Tatras on 19th December when all presents will be handed over through the Filantropia Foundation to the representatives of the Children´s home of Spišská Belá and the Children´s home of St. Clement Hofbauer in Podolínec. We hope these practical and useful things will make the children happy and help them during their studies,” said Ondrej Pelán, the general manager of Grandhotel Praha.
For more information what presents would the children be pleased about and where to bring them personally or send by post, please click HERE. During the First benefit concert on Monday 19th December at 06:00pm, the highest located Christmas tree in the Tatras will be lit in the conference room of Grandhotel Praha in Tatranská Lomnica and presents will be handed over to the representatives of the above mentioned children´s homes. The evening will celebrate those who have decided to make children happy on Christmas. All guests who come to the Grandhotel can enjoy a music programme with Mirka Partlová and a children´s violin orchestra. Presents can be placed under the Christmas tree also at the last moment during the concert. The programme is free of charge.
Tatry mountain resorts, a.s. (TMR) is the leader in tourism in Central and Eastern Europe; it owns and operates attractive mountain resorts, amusement parks, restaurant facilities, sports services, shops and hotels. In the Low Tatras TMR owns and operates the resort Jasná Nízke Tatry and hotels Wellness hotel Grand Jasná, Boutique Hotel Tri Studničky, Chalets Jasná De Luxe, Hotel Srdiečko, and Hotel Rotunda. TMR is also the owner of Aquapark Tatralandia, the largest Slovak aquapark with year-round operation, which besides water entertainment includes Tropical Paradise, a special tropical indoor hall with sea water, as well as Fun Park, and accommodation in bungalows and apartments of Holiday Village Tatralandia. In the High Tatras TMR owns and operates the resort Vysoké Tatry with mountain areas of Tatranská Lomnica, Starý Smokovec, and Štrbské Pleso, which TMR co-manages. In the High Tatras TMR also owns hotels Grandhotel Praha Tatranská Lomnica, Grandhotel Starý Smokovec, Hotel FIS Štrbské Pleso and Mountain hotel Hrebienok. TMR also owns a 9.5 % share in Melida, a.s., which leases and operates the resort Špindlerův Mlýn in the Czech Republic. In Poland TMR owns a 97% share in the mountain resort Szczyrkowski Ośrodek Narciarski S.A. (SON), a 75% share in a company that owns and operates Silesian Amusement Park (Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko) and a 7.3% share in an amusement-educational project via the Polish company Korona Ziemi Sp. z.o.o. TMR also owns and leases hotels Slovakia, Kosodrevina, Liptov and Ski&Fun Záhradky a Bungalovy to third parties. By the end of 2015 EUR 206 mil. had been invested into development and modernisation of TMR’s resorts. TMR shares are traded on three European stock exchanges – in Bratislava, Prague, and Warsaw.