The Partners Group employees spend time running their legs of the race while raising money to contribute to the fight against cancer. The money raised helps fund the latest technological research in cancer treatments and patient care programs.

The Hood To Coast relay, known as “The Mother of All Relays”, is the largest in the world. 1,050 teams of 8-12 people participate in the 199 mile race that starts at the top of Mt. Hood and goes to the sandy beaches of the Pacific Ocean in Seaside, Oregon. The race in total consists of thirty-six legs where each runner completes three of the legs that range in distance from 3.48 to 7.72 miles. The legs vary in difficulty due to the varying Oregon terrain.