Holiday Challenge ’15 Sets New Records

Jan 20, 2016

New participation and fundraising records were set in this year’s Holiday Challenge, which ended at midnight on Christmas Eve. Nearly 6000 people rowed and/or skied at least 100k meters toward the challenge, and just under $30,000 was raised for water-related charities.

Thanks to the efforts of all these participants, the following donations will be made to the benefitting charities:

Kafue River and Rowing Centre Project $3,552.52
water.org $9,753.78
The Nature Conservancy $13,459.44
Watersheds United Vermont $2,428.94

Thank you to everyone who participated! We hope you enjoyed the challenge, and that it helped keep you fit through the holidays!

More about the Holiday Challenge can be found in the Challenges section of the Online Logbook.

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WORLD RECORD!! A massive congratulations to Kate Hilliard on another SkiErg World Record! Kate now holds the SkiErg world records for the 500, 1000 and 2000m distances. 👏💪 ・・・ Via @kate_hilliard ・・・ first goal of 2019 ☑️ finally got the trifecta, setting a new 500m @concept2au SkiErg world record this morning. the last 20 seconds hurt like nothing else, but I’m stoked. it’s always me against me, but I’m never alone. thanks to my boys, legendary cheerleaders @andy_ginn & @lewiray 🙏🏼 huge nod to @chris_feather for the constant quiet support & being a big reason I ever got on the ski in the first place. @jamesjoel 📸

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