Bigfoot...The Social Distancing Champion's Running Challenge

Thu March 19 - Sun May 31, 2020 Lake Zurich, IL US 60047
Events
DEAL EXTENDED UNTIL 5/24 AT MIDNIGHT

5K Run/Walk

$40 $29.99 Registration includes online results, commemorative T-shirt and finisher certificate. Additional items available during registration.
DEAL EXTENDED UNTIL 5/24 AT MIDNIGHT

10K Run/Walk

$40 $29.99 Registration includes online results, commemorative T-shirt and finisher certificate. Additional items available during registration.
DEAL EXTENDED UNTIL 5/24 AT MIDNIGHT

Half Marathon Run/Walk

$40 $29.99 Registration includes online results, commemorative T-shirt and finisher certificate. Additional items available during registration.
Run it with your Littlefoots!

Kid's Division 5K Run/Walk

$40 $19.99 Get your kids active and accomplishing something fun (13&under)! Includes online results, commemorative T-shirt and finisher certificate.
DEAL EXTENDED UNTIL 5/24 AT MIDNIGHT

Marathon

$60 $49.99 Registration includes online results, marathon shirt, marathon finisher medal & certificate. Additional items available during registration.
Description

We all know that Bigfoot is the social distancing champion. What you might not know is that Bigfoot is a very caring and avid runner. He has set up a challenge for you...

Help support our food bank partners across the country by accepting Bigfoot's challenge. Register to run by May 31st then run 5K, 10K or a half marathon and submit your result before May 31st. Here are the rules...Run it on your own, on a course of your choosing or treadmill, report your time to be added to the virtual leader board, and we will send you the commemorative shirt.

Use #BigFootRunningChallenge when sharing your photos from your run!

The commemorative shirt is included with registration. Add on the finisher medal for $9 extra!

How to submit your result

Don't forget to print your finisher certificate once you submit your results! Results must be submitted by 5/31/2020.

2 Easy options to post your result:

TEXT MESSAGE OPTION:
If you enabled text messaging during registration you can text your results to “49514” using the formats below. Please note there are different text formats depending on which event option you selected.

5K
Text format: SOCIAL5K bibnumber hh:mm:ss
Example: SOCIAL5K 352 00:34:56

10K
Text format: SOCIAL10 bibnumber hh:mm:ss
Example: SOCIAL10 352 00:34:56

Half Marathon
Text format: SOCIAL12 bibnumber hh:mm:ss
Example: SOCIAL12 352 00:34:56

Marathon
Text format: BIGFOOT2 bibnumber hh:mm:ss
Example: BIGFOOT2 352 00:34:56

Kid's Division
Text format: BIGFOOT1 bibnumber hh:mm:ss
Example: BIGFOOT1 352 00:34:56

FIND MY BIB NUMBER CLICK HERE

LOG INTO YOUR ACCOUNT OPTION:
1. Log into your RunsSignUp account.
2. Follow this results link.
3. Click on "Submit Virtual Results"

When will my gear be shipped?

Shirts and Zip Ups
- Shipped out every week.

Marathon Finisher Medals:
- All marathon medals are being shipped out weekly

5k/10K/Half Marathon Finisher Medals:
- If you registered by 4/27 then your medal will be shipped by 5/9.
- If you registered by 5/2 then your medal will be shipped by 5/12.
- If you register between 5/3 and 5/29, then your medal will be shipped by 5/29.

Trifecta Finisher Medals:
- If you registered by 4/27 then your medal will be shipped by 5/9.
- If you registered by 5/5 then your medal will be shipped by 5/12.
- If you register between 5/6 and 5/29, then your medal will be shipped by 5/29.

How do I print out my finisher certificate?
Congratulations on conquering Bigfoot's Challenge! After you submit your results, there is a button in the top right corner that says "print my finisher certificate."

What type of material is the Bigfoot shirt?
Gildan Softstyle® Tshirt, 100%  ring spun cotton, USA Unisex Sizing.

XS 26.5 Inch Length/16" Width
S 28 Inch Length/18" Width
M 29.25 Inch Length/20" Width
L 30.25 Inch Length/22" Width
XL 31.25 Inch Length/24" Width
XXL 32.5 Inch Length/26" Width
3XL 33.5 Inch Length/28" Width
4XL 24.5 Inch Length/30" Width

When do I need to submit results by?
You can submit results anytime before May 31st. 

I already registered but I want to go back and add the trifecta medal, Keep Calm & Run On t-shirt, or the quarter zip. What do I do?
You can manage your add-ons by clicking the blue "Manage my Registration" link in the bottom of your confirmation email. 

How can I sign up for Bigfoot's Trifecta Challenge?
During the registration process, you can select the Bigfoot Trifecta medal as an add-on. This registers you for the challenge. You will automatically be transferred into the other 2 distances. You will receive a confirmation email that you are in each distance within 24 hours. 

What charity does Bigfoot...The Social Distancing Champion's Running Challenge support?
This race supports our US food bank partners. You can select to donate a portion of your registration to Children's Hunger Alliance, Mid-South Food Bank, Hunger Task Force, Whole Again, or you can split the donation evenly among all of the food banks.

How much money has been raised for your US food bank partners?
In March and April, Bigfoot...The Social Distancing Running Champion's Challenge raised over $75,000 for our US food bank partners! We will provide another update at the end of May.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

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Description

We all know that Bigfoot is the social distancing champion. Accept his virtual challenge and get awesome commemorative gear mailed to your door. Your participation will help support our US food bank partners and your sanity.

Here is how it works...
1. Register to run/walk the virtual 5K, 10K, 1/2 marathon or marathon.
2. Run/walk the distance on your own, on a course of your choosing or treadmill and then report your time to be added to Bigfoot's national results leader board.
3. Post with #BigfootRunningChallenge for a chance to be featured on our website!

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