14.02.2022 — News
Laponie Trophy : Welcome Back Les Redoutables !
Juliette David-Traffic Manager- and Sarah Alves-Innovation Manager- are “Les Redoutables”! It is under this name that the two employees took part in the Laponie Trophy, a 100% female and 100% solidarity raid. Supported by La Redoute, they raised €3,300 for the SOLFA association! La Redoute will also donate €3,300 to SOLFA to double the amount collected by Juliette and Sarah
The Laponie Trophy, the 1st 100% female and united Polar Raid, mixes sporting events – running, snowshoeing, biking, cross-country skiing and obstacle course in extreme conditions – and humanitarian challenges.
Juliette et Sarah, « Les Redoutables »
Passionate about sport, travel and committed, they took the start of the Raid on January 20th. “More than 2 years ago, over a coffee at La Redoute, we embarked on this crazy challenge that is the Laponie Trophy. An extraordinary sporting and human adventure that ends with a 6th place in the final ranking! Certainly one of the best experiences of our lives!” Sarah and Juliette
During 3 days, they took up many challenges:
Day 1: Run & Snowshoes (race condition -10 degrees) – 8th in the ranking out of 50 pairs
Day 2: 2 loops of 6.5 km = running for Sarah and cycling for Juliette – 2nd in the ranking for this event
Day 3: Cross-country skiing (relay – 4 loops of 400m) and ice mad (700m obstacle course) – 13th place in the ranking
At the end of the raid, “Les Redoutables” finished 6th in the final ranking out of 50 participating pairs 💪
6 600 € récoltés pour Solfa
Supported by La Redoute, Sarah and Juliette represented the SOLFA association, which welcomes, accommodates and supports women, particularly victims of domestic violence. “La Redoute is once again proving its commitment to women: firstly, by supporting two employees who have shown boldness in making this project a reality.
In addition, La Redoute will also donate €3,300 to SOLFA to double the amount collected by Juliette and Sarah. In total, €6,600 will be donated to the association “Emmanuelle Mercier – CSR Manager.
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