The 15-city, eight-country J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Series has been cancelled in its entirety for 2020, Series owner and operator JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced today.
The J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Championship is an invitational event designed to celebrate the unique corporate culture of the worldwide Series. The 3.5-mile road race brings together the first-place men’s, women’s and mixed teams from each of the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Series cities.
The Championship was held in New York for the first 26 years of its existence (1983–2008), primarily on the first Saturday in October on Park Avenue. After a year off in 2009, the Championship adopted an “Olympic rotation” style, visiting cities throughout the Corporate Challenge Series and integrating the Championship within the regularly-scheduled Corporate Challenge in each city.
These Rules of Competition (“Championship Race Rules”) for the championship race (“Championship Race”) of the 2021 J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Road Race Series (the “Series”) incorporate the Series’ rules of competition found here (“Series Rules”) which are hereby incorporated by reference. Capitalized terms not defined herein shall have the meanings ascribed to them in the Series Rules.
Violation of any of the rules indicated herein, in the Series Rules, in the Race registration packet, pre-Race electronic communications, and/or in Race announcements, may result in disqualification of any participant, team, and/or the entire company for the Championship Race. The decision of the ERC and the Series Owner is final.
If a participant has any questions on whether his/her team meets the local criteria for Championship Race eligibility, he/she is encouraged to contact the Series Owner via email at firstname.lastname@example.org before the finalization of his/her team registration.
|Women's||Amherst Central Schools||1:38:54|
|Mixed||Clarence Central School District||1:30:26|
Blue Shield Illinois
|Frankfurt||Men's||DZ Bank AG||1:12:27|
|Women's||Allianz Global Investors GmbH||1:25:31|
|Mixed||Natwest Markets PLC||1:21:24|
|New York City||Men's||New York Road Runners||1:12:00|
|Rochester||Men's||Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield||1:19:03|
|Mixed||University of Rochester||1:27:02|
|San Francisco||Men's||Google LLC||1:12:06|
|Mixed||UC San Francisco||1:15:14|
|Shanghai||Men's||Bank of Communications||1:22:12|
|Women's||China Merchants Bank||1:46:47|
|Mixed||China Merchants Bank||1:29:14|
|Women's||Deloitte and Touche LLP||1:44:57|
|Women's||Commonwealth Bank of Australia||1:30:25|
|Syracuse||Men's||Liverpool Central School District||1:23:12|
To date, the rotation style has visited the following markets: Johannesburg (2010), Singapore (2011), Chicago (2012), Rochester, NY (2013), London (2014), San Francisco (2015), New York (2016), Frankfurt (2017) and Boston (2018).
E. Rutherford, NJ, USA
The Meadowlands Race Track
New York, NY, USA
New York, NY, USA
270 Park Avenue, J.P. Morgan HQ
Johannesburg, South Africa
The Wanderers Club
Chicago, IL, USA
Rochester, NY, USA
Rochester Institute of Technology
San Francisco, CA, USA
McCovey Cove, China Basin
New York, NY, USA
|1983||E. Rutherford, NJ, USA||The Meadowlands Race Track|
|1984||New York, NY, USA||Wall Street|
|1985-2008||New York, NY, USA||270 Park Avenue, J.P. Morgan HQ|
|2010||Johannesburg, South Africa||The Wanderers Club|
|2012||Chicago, IL, USA||Grant Park|
|2013||Rochester, NY, USA||Rochester Institute of Technology|
|2014||London, England||Battersea Park|
|2015||San Francisco, CA, USA||McCovey Cove, China Basin|
|2016||New York, NY, USA||Central Park|
|2018||Boston, MA, USA||Boston Common|