Saturday, July 1 - 8 AM
Challenge Arthritis 5k
”Celebrating Strong Steps with Arthritis”
& Kids Challenge 500m 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
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 entry: $30 ‘til June 15; $33 June 16-28; $40 race day
Reduced early entry fee as low as $24 for “No Commemorative Shirt” option
Pre-register Online for Challenge Arthritis 5k
Challenge Arthritis 5k Printable Flier & Mail-in Entry Form Here Soon
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 GaryWeslund@aol.com 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 GaryWestlund@aol.com / 612-245-9160