Saturday, July 22 - 8 AM Start
Challenge Obesity 5k
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 13th Annual Challenge Cancer 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 a USATF Certified 5k Course Map MN15036RR
Pre-register Online for Challenge Obesity 5k
Challenge Obesity 5k Printable Flier & Entry Form here soon
Event Theme: “I Don’t Have To Be Thin To Be Happy/Healthy/Fit” + Special Optional Remarkable Weight Loss Recognition
Complete 5k results by Youth, Open, Masters (5-year age groups > age 40-90+) Classy commemorative race shirts & race treats for all event participants.
Race Day Schedule:
7 AM CC Race Event Workers (CCREW) Volunteers begin course set up & indoor registration in Activity Center
7:30 Pre-registered Check-in & Race Day $45 registration opens
8:20 Check-in & Race Day registration closes & Go to Start Line for Pre-race Announcements
8:30 Start! 5K RUN & WALK
9:45 Kids 500m Fun Run Race Results & Recognition posted on site and to internet soon after the race
Post-race gathering fboth indoor and outdoor around gardened Activity Center
10:15 AM CCREW volunteers begin course and finish line clean-up
2016 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results
2016 Challenge Obesity 5k Age-Graded Race Results
2016 Challenge Obesity 5k slideshow + music here soon
2015 Challenge Obesity 5k photos slideshow with music
2015 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results
2014 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results
2014 Challenge Obesity 5k photos slideshow + theme music
2014 Challenge Obesity 5k Inspiring Video
2013 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results
2013 Challenge Obesity 5k Photos slideshow + theme music
2013 Challenge Obesity 5k Inspiring Video
2012 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results
2012 photos slideshow with event theme music
April 20, 2012 - Press Release - Challenge Obesity 5k “Where the Biggest Losers Recognized as Biggest Winners”
2011 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results & Records
2011 Challenge Obesity 5k Photos Slideshow with Event Theme Music
2010 Race Results
2010 Race Photo Slideshow
2009 Challenge Obesity 5k Official Race Results and Awards
2009 Challenge Obesity 5k Photo Gallery
Challenge Obesity/Overweight with appropriate and highly effective Rx Exercise.
We will have many walking and running who have lost from 30 to 230 pounds over recent years & kept their weight under control with their RxExercise & want others to know that they can achieve their health/fitness goals, too. Come celebrate & cheer all who are achieving their weight management goals & living happier, healthier, more active lives.
Read about the Power of RxExercise relative to Overweight/Obesity Challenges
12/5/11 WebMD Article: “Want to Live Longer? Fit Outweighs Fat”
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 Rx Exercise Events, Programs and Services. CC is a 501(c)(3) organization.
Info: Contact CC Event Director & Coach GaryWestlund@aol.com / 612-245-9160