Friday, 1 March 2019

Mason's Travel News: Seychelles Eco-Healing Marathon

Mason’s Travel Staff Delivers Record Participation and Performances at Annual Marathon Event

Runners and walkers of all ages took to the roads of Mahé to participate in the Seychelles Eco-Healing Marathon on Sunday, with Mason’s Travel well represented at the event despite heavy rain and windy conditions.

The 12th edition of the event saw 36 staff members from Mason’s Travel participate in conjunction with the company’s Lifestyle Committee, with family members and fellow staff along the side to cheer them on. Staff participated in both the 10km and 5km races, with the company’s Transport Supervisor Bertrand Esther clocking in 2nd in the 18-34 male category among 189 participants.

Product & Contract Assistant Ada Hoareau, finished 18th in the 18-34 female category with 120 participants. Lucie Payet, Alison Rousseau and Gilise Montano finished 8th, 32nd and  50th in the 5km race in the 50+ category as well.

The Lifestyle Committee also organised a small stand with fresh local lime and passion fruit juices and sandwiches for competitors on their return.

“It’s a delight to see our staff perform so well, and for our other staff to show such tremendous support for their efforts,” Mason’s Travel PR, Branding and Communications Manager Nicole Saint Ange said. “It was a real show of togetherness to brave less-than-ideal conditions and make the company proud.”