Media Trust, in association with Dentsu Aegis Network, is inviting media professionals to take part in its annual fundraising triathlon event at the Hever Castle Triathlon. Taking place on the weekend of the 22-23 September, in the Hever Castle grounds in Kent, England, this event aims to offer a ‘memorable sporting experience for everyone, from first-timers to seasoned triathletes’.
Media organisations and industry professionals can take advantage of special corporate race packages or discounted individual / relay places.
Saturday 22 September
The Super Sprint (400m/20km/4km)
Starting 10:30 GMT
Sunday 23 September
The Olympic (1.5km/40km/10km)
Places are available for individuals or relay teams (2 or 3 members).
VIP media industry wave
This dedicated wave will see VIP benefits for media industry guests including opportunities to meet and greet with professional elites and media personalities, bespoke prize giving and a hospitality area.
Su-Mei Thompson, CEO at Media Trust said “The Media Trust Triathlon is an opportunity for media sector professionals to do something a bit different, in support of the thousands of charities and young people we help. Whether you’re an individual triathlete who wants to better your personal best or a team of friends or colleagues looking to do something fun and sporty together or a media company looking to enhance the physical and mental well-being of your staff – this event is a great way to combine getting fit with giving back.
“We are delighted to be partnering this year with the Hever Castle Triathlon as it celebrates its 10-year anniversary and look forward to cheering our aspiring and experienced media triathletes across the finish line.”
This event raises funds for Media Trust, a charity that works to channel the skills, knowledge and resources from the media and creative industries to help charities, communities and young people to have a stronger voice. In doing so, they aim to bridge the gap between the media industry and under-represented communities and contribute to the creation of a more socially cohesive Britain.
Up until 30 June 2018 media industry athletes can save 5% when signing up using the code MTHEVER5.