Kick of 2022 with a fitness goal that gets starts the year off on the right foot… and with some great winter running gear!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN AND EARLY BIRD PRICING IS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY, 12/3/21.

The Barn to Run Winter Challenge is virtual event invites you to start 2022 with a 5k or 10k run, walk or hike on January 1st or, for a challenge that motivates you through the month, the option to run, walk or hike 26.2, 50 or 100 miles between January 1st and January 31st.  The price of entry is the same regardless of the event you choose… and so is the awesome swag!

Click here to register!

Event Details

Dates and Location: The Barn to Run Virtual Challenge virtual event invites you to start 2022 with a 5k or 10k run, walk or hike on January 1st or, for a challenge that motivates you through the month, the option to run, walk or hike 26.2, 50 or 100 miles between January 1st and January 31st. Challenge participants will be able to log their activities on the Results page throughout the month as they move closer and closer to achieving their challenge goal.

Where you run, walk or hike is up to you!

Timing: This event is more about kicking off the year with a fitness goal. Whether you do the 5k or 10k on New Year’s Day or one of the challenges throughout the month, you’ll be able to log your miles and upload time and distance data to the RunSignUp platform that is hosting this event. Details on that below in the “Results” section.

Registration Fees and Swag

The price is the same regardless of what distance you choose.  Register by the early bird deadline and SAVE! Pricing is as follows:

  • $39 if you register by end of Friday, 12/3/21
  • $45 from Saturday, 12/4/21, until the close of registration on 1/31/22

All participants in this event will receive:

  • A stylish Barn to Run pom-pom hat to keep your head warm
  • A pair of comfortable, versatile and functional socks from SockGuy. These moisture-wicking socks with a 7″ cuff are made with TURBOwool, a superior blend of 50% polypropylene and 50% Merino wool, which provides five times the strength and durability of Merino wool alone. Shrink-resistant and itch-free
  • Digital finisher’s certificate

 

 

 

 

 

NOTE: Register by Christmas Day, Saturday, 12/25/21, and your swag will be in the mail by Monday, December 27th. Register after that date and your swag will be delivered no later than the end of January.

CLICK HERE to register.

Uploading and Tracking Your Results

You run, walk or hike your own route, then upload your time and distance to the Results page of the Barn to Run Winter Challenge page on the RunSignUp platform here.  After registering, select the event you’re signed up for, search on your name, log in and then post your activity.

If you’re doing the 5k or 10k on January 1st upload your results when you are done (technically, you have until January 31st to add them, but why wait?).

If you’re participating in the 26.2, 50 or 100 mile challenge, you should add your run, walk or hike distance and time after each session and the RunSignUp system will keep track of your progress.

CLICK HERE for guidance on how to upload your results to the RunSignUp platform that is hosting this event.

Policies: Refunds, Deferrals and Transfers

Refunds: There will be no refunds. Be sure you are able to do the challenge before signing up. All participants will be mailed their swag whether or not they complete the challenge they sign up for.

Deferral requests: There will be no deferrals. Be sure you are able to do the challenge before signing up. All participants will be mailed their swag whether or not they complete the challenge they sign up for.

Transfers to other SME races: There will be no transfers. Be sure you are able to do the challenge before signing up. All participants will be mailed their swag whether or not they complete the challenge they sign up for.

Register

Registration is open. Please click this link to register online.