Athletes once again showed just how popular Challenge Roth is – the event sold out in under a minute when registration opened on Monday, Oct. 21. The race will offer another registration window on Dec. 6 at 12 noon (CEST). Part of the entry fee for those slots will be donated to charity.
“We are incredibly grateful for your trust and loyalty,” organizers said in a release on the event site. “We are very grateful and will do everything to provide a great race for you.”
Due to COVID-19 restrictions in Germany, this year’s race was postponed to September. We were on hand for the event, which featured under 2,000 athletes compared to the typical field of approximately 5,000 competitors.
At this year’s event we asked Canada’s Rach McBride to explain what makes Challenge Roth such a special event: