2013-08-27 10:33:03 -
It will soon be time for the ÖTILLÖ (island to island) endurance race, which
takes place on and between 26 islands in the Stockholm archipelago. Christian
Pettersson will be on the starting line in just under one week's time to set out
on an endurance race ranked as one of the toughest in the world.
Christian has worked as a consultant at Rejlers since 1996. This will be his
third ÖTILLÖ for Rejlers. This year he will be teaming up with Ulf Thelin.
"You need to be so committed to your goal and have a will of steel to make it to
the finish line. Endurance races of this kind create a positive feel and are
excellent for team spirit at work. Here we all work toward one
common goal. Some
compete, others cheer on the team," says Christian.
Rejlers is also one of the main sponsors of the event. President and CEO Eva
Nygren tells us why:
"ÖTILLÖ is all about a strong will, endurance, commitment, working together and
not least of all, passion. These are qualities that drive our employees and our
company forward. Much of what ÖTILLÖ stands for is also needed at other times,
where we carry out tough projects, both at work and in our private lives," she
This is the eighth ÖTILLÖ event.
The event starts at 06:00 outside the Yacht Hotel (Seglarhotellet) on Sandhamn.
The winners are estimated to cross the finish line outside Utö Värdshus (hotel)
at around 15:00.
120 teams, of whom 85 men's teams, 12 ladies' teams and 23 mixed teams will be
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