- 21st April 2020
FBMA in collaboration with the Sea of Culture Foundation founded by Her Highness Sheikha Rowda bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan announce the Climb the Matterhorn From Home Challenge.
A challenge designed to bring us together in conquering the summit of the Matterhorn, without leaving home.
Conquer the Matterhorn - from home in the UAE
The Matterhorn facts - 7,900 metres with 1,200 metres ascent
The Matterhorn at Home Challenge to complete a climb of 14,300 steps
The challenge can be undertaken individually or in teams each participating at your own location for the total of 14,300 steps
- Individuals record the start and finish times
- Teams max of 5 people; each team member starts at the same time and completes the allocated number of steps per member
- Each team member records the start and finish time plus the number of steps completed.
- Team times are added together for the team total climb duration
Start time : Tuesday 21st April at 6am
Finish time: Tuesday 21st April at 11 pm
To validate your participation take a photo of your time and steps and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Open to everyone - join together to Challenge the Matterhorn