The Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Event 9.6km
The Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Event 9.6km.
On Thursday 8th September 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 Facebook feed to see the process)
PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS THE 9.6KM CHALLENGE LISTING, THE 96KM 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:
Run/walk, cycle, swim, wheelchair, or a combination of any, 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.
What is a virtual challenge? A virtual challenge can done from any location you choose. You can run, jog, walk, cycle, swim, use a wheelchair - whatever you choose and however you choose to complete a distance. There is no restriction on discipline. We aim to be as inclusive as impossible.
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 email@example.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!
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 recieve 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.
The medals will be sent as soon as they have been manufactured, in around 3-4 weeks.