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Swiss Re Going the Distance 2019

Please DO NOT enter this event if you are not an employee of Swiss Re.

This is Swiss Re’s biggest challenge event of 2019 and we are asking all Swiss Re employees to get involved!  If you are a Swiss Re employee from the Folkestone or London office and fancy a challenge this year then this is the right event for you!

We have a run, walk or cycle challenge to suit every ability, and the day has been approved as a company volunteering day too!

On Friday 27th September, the challenge will take place starting from Swiss Re London or Swiss Re Folkestone, depending on which challenge route you choose!  

Click here to register!

There are five routes available:

Cycling Routes:

Route 1: Classic Cycling Route (45 miles)
Swiss Re London → Demelza SE London → Demelza Kent
https://www.strava.com/routes/19350567

8am start
Registration £25, sponsorship £300 (towards team target of £20,000)

Route 2: Epic Cycling Route (100 miles)
Swiss Re London → Demelza SE London → Demelza Kent → Swale route
https://www.strava.com/routes/19175159

8am start
Registration £25, sponsorship £300 (towards team target of £20,000)

Note: This is a challenging cycling route, please do not take part if you are not an experienced cyclist.

Walking / Running Routes:

London (10miles)
Swiss Re London → Demelza SE London
https://www.strava.com/routes/12018202

8.30am start
Registration £15, sponsorship £175 (towards team target of £20,000)

Swale, Kent (c.7 miles)
Demelza Kent → Swale route
https://www.strava.com/routes/17778116

1pm start
Registration £15, sponsorship £125 (towards team target of £20,000)

Folkestone (10miles or c.5 miles)
Swiss Re Folkestone Hythe

https://www.strava.com/routes/12648921
https://www.strava.com/routes/19075498

10am start

Registration £15, sponsorship £125 (towards team target of £20,000)

Please note: All miles are approximate and may differ on the day due to any road closures or last minute changes. There are water and light refreshment stops on all routes.

All participants will need access to Strava on their mobile phone or alternative device to take part in this challenge. Walking and running routes will be arrowed, cycling routes will only be accessible on Strava.

We hope that you can join us and make it this Swiss Re event the best yet! Join #TeamDemelza and cycle, run or walk the stunning views of Kent and London this September.

Click here to register!