Hi-Rez Studios, SMITE and Paladins: Champions of the Realm developer is going to sponsor and support the participants of the 352-mile, four-country, three-day challenge Fifth Annual GamesAid, where over a dozen cyclists with ties to videogaming will show their skills. The challenge runs between August 20th – 22nd and aims to raise funds for numerous UK-based youth and children’s charities. Donations will be collected over the coming months and can be made at the team fundraising page here: www.justgiving.com/fundraising/gamescomtobrighton2016.
Hi-Rez Studios is known for giving back through several charities and has raised over $830,000 for good causes over the past 4 years.
James Beavan, company director of Keymailer and Keef Sloan, Director of Through The Line Consulting, are a couple of the participants. Others include Cat Channon, (Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment), James Binns, (PCGamesN), Tracey McGarrigan, (CEO & Founder, Ansible PR & Communications LTD), Tony Solon, (Keymailer), Alex Cook, (Senior Manager, Business Development, GAME), Ian Pickstock, (Senior Designer, Arooga), Michael Pattison, (VP Third Party Relations, Sony), Richard Keith, (Chief Revenue Officer, The Yogscast) and Nick Haywood, (UK PR Specialist, Razer).