Challenge Arthritis 5k

Saturday, July 1 - 8 AM

Smalllogo13th Annual
Challenge Arthritis 5k
”Celebrating Strong Steps with Arthritis”

& Kids Challenge 500 meter Fun Run

For the first time, this Life Challenge event is being conducted simultaneously on the same course, side by side, with another Life Challenge event: The 12th Annual Challenge Diabetes 5k presented by Charities Challenge. Let’s “share the love as well as the road”, and learn from one another about the Power of RxExercise to help us live well beyond life’s challenges. Go US!

Beautiful Bunker Hills Regional Park, Andover, MN

Bunker Hills Activity Center Indoor & Outdoor Staging Area

550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW, Andover, MN 55304

Timed/Scored on USATF Certified 5k Course Map MN15036RR As with every CC event, official race results are submitted to MN Runner of the Year for MNROY Records points

Results will be submitted to the MN Long Distance Runner of the Year Records

Complete 5k results by Youth, Open, Masters (5-year age groups > age 40-95) + Age-graded results

Pre-registration: $33 ‘til Wednesday, June 28; $40 race day

Reduced early entry fee as low as $28 for “No Commemorative Shirt” option

Pre-register Online for Challenge Arthritis 5k

Challenge Arthritis 5k Printable Flier & Mail-in Entry Form

Race Morning Schedule:

Check-in, shirt pick-up & Race Day Registration @ start/finish area near Bunker Hills Park Activities Center. Free, convenient parking,  indoor restrooms, motivating theme music, announcer, commemorative race shirts, healthful post-race treats & free photography

Read 8/25/16 e-welcome sent to all pre-registered participants

      • 6 AM - CC Race Event Worker (CCREW) Volunteers set up course, finish line & indoor registration area(More CCREW volunteers welcome to help; RSVP to Coach or call 612-245-9160)
      • 7 AM - Pre-registered Check-in, shirt & bib # pick-up, & Race Day $45 registration opens
      • 7:50 AM - Registration Closes
      • 7:55 AM Start Line Assembles for Pre-race Announcements
      • 8 AM - START!
      • @ 9:15 AM - Kids Challenge 1/4 Mile Fun Run (Free of entry fee without shirt)
      • Post race party inside beautiful Activity Center and outside Activity Center in lovely gardened picnic area
      • 9:30 AM - CCREW volunteers begin course clean up

2016 Challenge Arthritis 5k Race Results

2016 Challenge Arthritis 5k Age-graded Race Results

2016 Challenge Arthritis 5k photos slideshow + theme music here soon

2015 Challenge Arthritis 5k photos slideshow + theme music

2015 Challenge Arthritis 5k Race Results

2014 Challenge Arthritis 5k Race Results

2014 Challenge Arthritis 5k Photos slideshow + theme music

2014 Challenge Arthritis 5k Highlight Photos via CC’s Facebook Group Page

2013 Challenge Arthritis 5k Race Results

2013 Challenge Arthritis 5k Photos slideshow + theme music

2012 Challenge Arthritis 5k Race Results

2012 Challenge Arthritis 5k Photos Slideshow+music

2011 Challenge Arthritis 5k Race Results & Records

2011 Challenge Arthritis 5k Photos Online Slideshow + Event Theme Music

2010 Race Results

2010 Photo Slideshow

RxExercise helps many to say, “I’m Not Stopped by Arthritis!”

Challenge Arthritis with appropriate & effective RxExercise.

Charities Challenge Mission: To Improve Health/Fitness, Reduce Health Risks, and Enhance Disease Management via Goal-oriented RxExercise Training Programs, Engaging Events & Active Community Partnerships...
Because there is NO CURE for all the ills associated with lack of exercise…except RxExercise!

Net event proceeds benefit CC’s RxExercise Events, Programs and Services. CC is a 501(c)(3) organization.

Info: Contact CC Event Director & Coach / 612-245-9160