Ekiden (駅伝) is a Japanese term referring to a long-distance relay running race, typically on roads.
The goal is to complete a marathon between the relay team of six participants.
RSK Benelux bvba’s managing director, Stefan Bangels, is a founding member of Manbarnootaaf, the charity the team will be supporting.
Manbarnootaaf supports primary schools in the Gilgel Gibe region in Ethiopia by providing teaching materials, pens, books, chairs, bathrooms, etc.
If you would like to support the team, please contact Charlotte Schelstraete to arrange the best method of donation.
Besides this charity, part of the subscription money goes to the charity ‘To walk again’, which provides sport and other activities for people with physical restrictions.
For more information, please contact Cilia De Wilde.