The 2020 Team Challenge for Charity

What is the Challenge?

Teams must have a minimum of 6 people. Points will then be awarded for 4 things:

  1. Participating (3 points) 5K, 10K OR Half Marathon!
  2. Placing (1-3 points) Top 3 in all age groups!
  3. Volunteering (3 points) Don’t want to run? We can’t do this without our amazing volunteers!
  4. Fundraising (3 points for every $100 raised) for the Sustainable Sports Foundation, giving children from low-income families the opportunity to learn to swim and be safe in the water!

What do the winners get?

Besides $5 off your registration, the top 3 teams receive donations to the charity of their choice from our list of wonderful organizations we proudly support: YMCA Safety Around Water Week, Cleaning 4 Kids, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and the Alzheimer’s Association.

  • $1000 to the top team
  • $500 to 2nd place
  • $250 to 3rd place

With 25 or more participants on your Team, you get an expo space at our fabulous race day Finish Line Festival.

Additional Winning Benefits

  • Bronze Level – 25 Team Members – or $1,000 raised – Their Team Name on their Event T-shirts
  • Silver Level – 50 Team Members – or $2,000 raised – all of the above plus a VIP Team Tent and meeting area with cheer gear and with your own Team restroom
  • Gold Level – 75 Team Members – or $3,000 raised – all of the above plus special catered light food and beverages
  • Platinum Level – 100 Team Members – or $4,000 raised – all of the above plus a private, special, off-site event

Deadline for t-shirt orders is March 31st.

Also, gift certificates, apparel and goods from our great sponsors!

How do I join in on the fun?

To run… go to

Click the Register button.
Find your distance and select ‘team’ ($5 discount!)
If you are the first one to register, you will ‘create a team’ and need to enter the name of your group. If you are joining a team, find the name and continue.

To volunteer… Click on the Volunteer tab. Make sure to add the name of your Team when signing up!

To fundraise….Click on the Fundraising tab. Be sure to add the name of your Team when signing up … and tell your teammates and friends!

All Teams get a designated meeting spot and much more to come.

Then what?

Rally fellow runners, family, friends and co-workers to join in on the fun!

Tell your sisters and brothers, let the schools know, gather your church group, spread the word at work and have your company sponsor you!

There will be other fun perks too, so don’t delay!

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to let us know! Just Click the Contact Us tab.

Safe and Happy Training!