The Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Event Row 96km

The Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Event Row 96km

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The Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Event 96km.

Early Thursday evening we all received the sad news that Queen Elizabeth II, the UK's longest-serving monarch, has died at Balmoral aged 96, after reigning for 70 years.

She died peacefully on Thursday afternoon at her Scottish estate, where she had spent much of the summer.

The Queen came to the throne in 1952 and witnessed enormous social change.

Her son King Charles III said the death of his beloved mother was a "moment of great sadness" for him and his family and that her loss would be "deeply felt" around the world.

An event created by demand from you, our customers, the medal designed from your suggestions, and finally voted the design on offer the most suitable from a shortlist of 4 designs. We send our huge thanks for your incredible input, and can guarantee the finished medal will look stunning. (please see our Race the Distance Facebook feed to see the process)

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS THE 96KM CHALLENGE LISTING, THE 9.6KM QUEEN'S CHALLENGE IS ON A SEPARATE LISTING.

All profits will be donated equally between the 16 Animal charities The Queen was the patron of, these are:

Ayrshire Cattle Society of Great Britain and Ireland
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA)
Dogs Trust
The British Horse Society
Jersey Cattle Society of the United Kingdom
Royal Jersey Agricultural and Horticultural Society
The Fell Pony Society
The Kennel Club
The Labrador Retriever Club
The Red Poll Cattle Society
The Royal Pigeon Racing Association
The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)
The Shikar Club
The Shire Horse Society
The Yellow Labrador Club
The Thoroughbred Breeders Association

PLEASE NOTE:  YOU WILL RECEIVE YOUR TRACKING LINK BY TUESDAY 13th SEPTEMBER, THE TRACKING MAPS ARE BEING CONSTRUCTED ON MONDAY.

Row, on a machine or on the water, 96km, moving along our Virtual tracking map, Complete this challenge at a time and place that suits your schedule  to receive your exclusive medal. There is no time limit on this challenge, it can be done in one go, or multiple activities. 

 

Submitting and Claiming your Medal

You will be emailed a separate link / web page when you sign up, to upload your progress as and when you want to.  Your medal will be sent as soon as you 'complete the map' *please email us at info@racethedistance.com if your link doesn't arrive.

Checking Your Progress

We have a real-time results system with instant tables, sort-able by age, gender and Country.   We also have live tracking 'journeys' with fully interactive maps for our annual and seasonal longer challenges!

Strava Connect

Uploading your progress could not be easier with our challenges allowing you to upload activities direct from Strava.  Do not worry if you do not have Strava, as you can also add activities manually.

Personalised Downloadable Certificate

Each competitor will receive a downloadable personalised challenge certificate with details of their results included. We will also have an actual certificate to go with your medal for this special event.