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Do you love running?

Do you love beer? 

Even if you do not love beer, this is a great virtual running challenge to start the New Year off on the right sneaker!

So grab some accountability friends and log some miles in 2024!

How does this challenge work?

Starting January 1st you can start logging your run/walk miles.
You will log your miles on the Run Sign Up tracker HERE.
The goal is to log 50+ miles by January 31st.

Participants Amenities

- Hoppy Runner Long Sleeve T-Shirt

- Chance to WIN and additional prize if you are in the top 15!

How do I log my miles?

You will log your miles by clicking this LINK which will take you to the Run Sign Up results page HERE.
Click on the Submit Virtual Results Button.
Put in your name and submit your miles.
This is the honor system. 
*ONLY outdoor or treadmill miles count.  Bikes and Ellipticals do not count towards miles.
*Daily steps do not convert to miles.  These are only workout miles.
*You do not have to post a picture unless you want to.

What miles count towards the challenge?

Miles that count:
Your daily run/walk/hike.
Treadmill miles count too.

Miles that do not count:
Daily steps converted to miles.
Bike or elliptical.

How do I get my SWAG?

You have the option of picking up your long sleeve shirt at Captain Blue Hens on Main Street at no charge or you can pay to have your shirt shipped to you. 

Cost for shipping and handling is $7.95.

Can I log more than 50 miles?


In fact the top 15 participants who log the most miles will also EARN another special piece of SWAG.

*Details on that later....


Follow The Hoppy Runner Page by clicking this LINK!

During the challenge we have a daily MILES/HOPS post.

This post is to show the rest of the participants your daily accomplishment and what HOPS you are drinking.

It is a great way to CHEERS others for their miles and learn about HOPS you may have not tried yet.

*Miles are not posted on this page. They are posted on the Run Sign Up Tracker.

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