A unique event organised by Xingzhi Group, the largest foot race in China – Xuanzang Gobi Business Challenge Race is coming up soon – a 4 day stage race between mainland Chinese and Chinese-speaking (Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan) Executive MBA students. The event starts on the 30th of April in Gansu Province, Northern China.
The 2017 edition of the race was attended by over 2,500 competitors from 48 business schools.
This year the event shall be even larger, a physical and psychological test as well as a team bonding experience for current and future Chinese business elite.
The scale of the race and the enthusiasm of the competitors is a sight to be believed. To win this race is a great honour and a gives the business school year of bragging rights. The schools prepare elite teams who run the entire course, while the rest hike it, taking in the desert experience and the landscape, making life-long friendships and cementing business connections.
VIPs at the race count in their ranks both industry leaders and government officials. Places on this race are highly thought after, and having completed the race is a badge of honour.