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Yogyakarta, 18 October 2015 - PT Kalbe Farma Tbk (Kalbe) through the Hydro Coco brand is holding the Hydro Coco Cup National Futsal Tournament (HCNFT) 2015 at Yogyakarta National University's Sports Center. There are 8 teams of Hydro Coco Gold Qualification that will compete for championship in the Grand Final: SMA 1 Sewon Yogyakarta, SMAN 5 Medan, SMA 10 Semarang, SMKN 5 Banjarmasin, SMAN 1 Sumigo Makassar, SMA 1 Manyar Surabaya, SMA 18 Bandung dan SMA Taruna Persada Jakarta.

 The Champions of Hydro Coco Cup 2015 Grand Final will receive the prize of Rp 15 million, the Hydro Coco Cup gold trophy, and certificate.  The winning team will also have the chance to compete at Bangkok Futsal Tournament in Thailand.

"Through the Hydro Coco Cup National Futsal Tournament, we aim to contribute to realize the healthier Indonesia, specifically for the young, through futsal.  Through this event, Kalbe hopes to be able to direct teenagers to have a positive activity that will prevent them from getting negative influences." said Yusuf Hadi, Director of PT Kalbe Farma Tbk's Consumer Health Division.

"This year, the enthusiasm of the participants of Hydro Coco National Futsal got higher, we have 526 schools competing," said Ronald Unadi, Head of Marketing & Sales of Kalbe Beverages PT Kalbe Farma Tbk. "For the winning team of the Hydro Coco Cup National Futsal Tournament that will participate in the futsal tournament in Thailand, we will cover all travel expenses. Furthermore, for one Best player, 1 Top Scorer, and 10 Talented Players of the National level will receive full-ride scholarship from Trisakti University, Jakarta, Kalbis Instistute Jakarta, and Brillyant Professional Futsal Club," Ronald added.

HCNFT has been held from May to September 2015 in 23 cities that are divisioned as Gold Qualification and Silver Qualification. Gold Qualification consists of 10 cities: Jakarta, Bandung, Yogyakarta, Semarang, Surabaya, Makassar, Banjarmasin and Medan. Silver Qualification consists of 15 cities: Lampung, Tangerang, Bogor, Tasikmalaya, Cirebon, Purwokerto, Solo, Malang, Jember, Balikpapan, Samarinda, Denpasar, Palembang, Pekanbaru, and Bekasi.

This year the Hydro Coco Cup is supported by numerous parties, i.e. BNI that supports with the prize of savings with the total of Rp. 202 million. This event is also supported by PT Kereta Api Indonesia, Universitas Trisakti, Kalbis Institute, Brillyant Futsal Club, Mitre Sports Apparel, Cerebrovit X-Cel, Promag Fruity as well as media partners such as, ANTV, and other local print and broadcast radio medias on where the Hydro Coco Cup takes place.
In 2013, The futsal tournament had achieved the Activation Best Impactful for Youth 2013 Award from Swa Magazine.

Hydro Coco at a glance
Hydro Coco is the only drink that is made from fresh coconut, without preservatives, artificial sweetener or synthetic colors. That makes Hydro Coco safe and even good for daily consumption.  Hydro Coco is hygienically processed using modern technology. Starts with coconut water that is processed through aseptic tube sterilization and using Ultra High Temperature (UHT) technology. Thus retaining the nutrition of the coconut water in Hydro Coco even without preservatives.  Hydro Coco also uses aseptic Tetraprism packaging to retain the sterility of the coconut water within.

Kalbe at a glance
PT Kalbe Farma Tbk (“Kalbe”) was established in 1966 and is one of the biggest public pharmaceutical companies in Southeast Asia. Kalbe has four main divisions that handle their reliable and diverse brand portfolio, prescription drugs (Cefspan, Brainact, Broadced, etc); over-the-counter drugs (Woods, Promag, Mixagrip, Komix, Fatigon, etc); nutrition (ChilKid, Prenagen, Diabetasol, etc); and distribution business units. Kalbe currently has more than 20 subsidiaries, 9 production facilities with international standard, and employs more than 15,000 employees and 4,000 sales force and marketing agents, dispersed across more than 65 branches throughout Indonesia.. From 1991, Kalbe is listed at Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX:KLBF).


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