J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® Shanghai returns on 18 October

Registration opens today for the Shanghai edition of the world’s longest-running corporate sporting event


Press Release

Shanghai - Registration has opened for the annual J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® Shanghai. The 5.6 kilometer corporate team run is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, 18 October with a 4:00p.m. race start at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center.

Celebrating camaraderie and healthy balance in the workplace, the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® in Shanghai is part of the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® Series, which features 13 races in seven countries on five continents. In its 41st consecutive year of operation, the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® Series remains the largest corporate team sports event in the world, with more than 250,000 total entrants from 7,500 companies in 2016.

This year, 8,000 runners are expected to be taking part in this popular running event in Shanghai. The scenic route will take participants along a wide, flat race course with picturesque views along the way, making for a stunning, leisurely run amongst colleagues. The event will culminate in the Corporate Challenge’s signature post-run village, with opportunities to network and mingle with peers and celebrate their accomplishments, cementing friendships between colleagues and other companies alike. Each year, the Bank also commemorates the event by making a donation on behalf of each runner to a charity organization.

Participants and companies are encouraged to secure their spot in the race early as Organizers expect full capacity to be reached before the closing date of September 8, 2017. Open to full-time employees of local businesses and corporations, each registered company must enter a minimum of four employees and may contact organizers at 400 8200 421 and shanghai@jpmorganchasecc.com for further details.

Please visit www.jpmorgancc.com for more information on the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® Series.

Event Details

Date

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Time

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4:00pm flag off

Location

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Shanghai Oriental Sports Center

Distance

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5.6km (3.5 miles)

About J.P. Morgan Corporate® Challenge Series

The J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge®, owned and operated by J.P. Morgan, is in its 41st consecutive year of operation. It promotes corporate fitness, teamwork and camaraderie by conducting 3.5-mile (5.6km) running events in 13 cities in seven countries, and celebrates each entry with a donation to charity.