Tue December 1 - Thu December 31, 2020
The Challenge Begins December 1st!
Countdown to Challenge Day
Events
Join us virtually this year!

Gingerbread Virtual 5K

$25 Run, Bike, or Walk the traditional Belleville Gingerbread 5K course virtually.
Traverse virtually across the St. Clair County Trails

Don't Be a Mean One Mr Grinch 30 Mile Challenge

$35 Run, Bike, Or Walk 30 miles in 31 days! All it takes is 0.97 miles a day.
Cover the St. Clair County Trails!

Belleville's Loyal K9s Ron Ron & Bor 60 Mile Challenge

$40 Run, Walk, or Bike 60 miles in 31 days. Are you ready for it? All it takes is 1.94 miles a day!
A simple, 50 mile, out and back!

Tour B'Ville 100 Mile Challenge

$50 All you need to do is Run, Bike, or Walk an average of 3.23 miles per day to cover the 100 miles!
Are you up for the challenge?!

Conquer Mount Main Street 250 Mile Challenge

$60 Run, Bike, or Walk an average of 8.06 miles per day to reach the summit!
This enters you into ALL of the challenges combined together!

Catch the Grinch That Stole 2020 Ultimate Challenge

$100 $80 This includes the 30M, 60M, 100M AND the 250M Challenges all bundled into one 440M Challenge! You'll need to cover 14.19 miles a day to reach the finish.
Challenge Website

Additional Challenge information can be found at https://gingerbreadrun.com/.

Description

We have a challenge for you, help us catch the Grinch that stole 2020! The Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge is a virtual self powered road trip through the St. Clair County Trail Systems, where you could even find yourself traveling all the way to Louisville, Kentucky! The best part is, EVERYONE CAN JOIN AND PARTICIPATE! You can also create or join a team to all conquer your quest together! You don't need to be a runner! You can traverse the distance from any human-powered activity. You can run, walk, hike, ski, ride/cycle, row, swim, anytime, anywhere, and even inside! The interactive route you choose will have a map to log your miles. We have designed each challenge to have a fun, specially designed medal to commemorate your accomplishment. So get up, be active and log your miles on the Belleville Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge benefiting the Belleville Parks & Recreation Department.

We have 6 challenges for you to choose from.

  1. Complete the standard Belleville Gingerbread 5K route (virtually) that you know and love. All participants receive:
    • Long sleeve Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge T-Shirt!
    • Limited edition Belleville Gingerbread Virtual 5K finishers medal!
  2. NEW: Don't Be A Mean One Mr. Grinch 30 Mile Challenge. All participants receive:
    • Long sleeve Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge T-Shirt!
    • Limited edition Don't Be A Mean One Mr Grinch 30 Mile Challenge finishers medal!
  3. NEW: Belleville's Loyal K9s 60 Mile Challenge. All participants receive:
    • Long sleeve Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge T-Shirt!
    • Limited edition Belleville's Loyal K9s 60 Mile Challenge finishers medal!
  4. NEW: Tour B'Ville 100 Mile Challenge. All participants receive:
    • Long sleeve Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge T-Shirt!
    • Limited edition Tour B'Ville 100 Mile Challenge finishers medal!
  5. NEW: Conquer Mount Main Street 250 Mile Challenge. All participants receive:
    • Long sleeve Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge T-Shirt!
    • Limited edition Conquer Mount Main Street 250 Mile Challenge finishers medal!
  6. NEW: Catch The Grinch That Stole 2020 440 Mile Ultimate Challenge. All participants receive:
    • Long sleeve Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge T-Shirt AND a Gingerbread Virtual Endurance Challenge hoodie!
    • Limited edition Catch The Grinch That Stole 2020 440 Mile Challenge finishers medal!
    • Eternal bragging rights after completing the ultimate challenge included free of charge.

Register through December 31st, but be warned, you only have till December 31st at midnight to complete your challenges! Choose wisely, and sign up early to complete your goal!

** All medals, swag, store purchases, and referral rewards will be mailed out towards the end of January as soon as the orders arrive in our warehouse.

Facebook Social Group

 

Join the Facebook Social Group! Come join the group where you can share your stories, share your daily progress, share your personal achievements, share why you signed up for this event, and help encourage/push others to reach their goals as well! We've created this virtual, social, and safe environment for all to participant in together as we all challenge ourselves to reach our own finish line by December 31st at midnight.

Facebook Social Group Link

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