A team taking part in one of the big events at the Baxters Loch Ness marathon has thrown down the gauntlet to other business in the Highlands and across Scotland. Team HSBC - Kevin McKenna, John Rendall CEO for HSBC in Scotland, Ryan Abernethy, Roger Eddie, Trevor Colbourne and Susan Rowand - are in training for the event sponsored by their company the HSBC 10K Corporate Challenge, part of the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon & Festival of Running on 2 October 2011.
The HSBC 10K Corporate Challenge is a team event, open to employers and employees from all sectors of business and industry across Scotland. Teams comprise a minimum of four and a maximum of six employees from a single organisation or employer. Prizes are awarded for the fastest team overall, as well as the fastest teams from various public and business sectors.
Entry is open now - visit the event website for more details and to find out more about all events, including the the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon, the River Ness 10K, River Ness 5K Fun Run and the Wee Nessie for pre-school age children.