Capital Health Heroes Run/Walk Presented by MICEport

Complete any time between Fri June 12, 2020 - Fri July 3, 2020
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YOUR GIFT IS CRITICAL

You can support Capital Health in response to COVID-19.

As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, Capital Health is truly grateful for the outpouring of generosity from our community throughout the past several weeks with accepted donations of personal protective equipment (PPE), nourishment for our employees and needed items in the collective response to COVID-19. We understand that our community would like to donate resources addressing the emerging and critical needs that our patients and employees are facing in the wake of this pandemic. In response, Capital Health has established the COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund.

The COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund will provide financial support to the following defined areas:

  • Financial assistance to Capital Health employees who are experiencing notable financial distress resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak with emergency childcare expenses, housing, or food.
  • Provide Capital Health employees with education, support and resources to help address mental health needs during the pandemic (post-pandemic if deemed necessary).
  • Expand telecommunication capabilities enabling COVID-19 positive patients to communicate with loved ones in the absence of visitor permissions.
  • As needed, procurement of personal protective equipment for front-line health care personnel.

Philanthropy has, and will continue to play, a vital role in advancing Capital Health’s mission to improve and preserve health and well-being. We extended our heartfelt gratitude for your support and continued caring interest!

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What is a virtual race?

A virtual race is one that you can run, walk, use a treadmill, etc., and can really do from anywhere. Just like an in-person race, you’ll have a commemorative t-shirt, downloadable race day bib and a finisher medal to go around your neck to celebrate your success. This event is about being healthy, having fun and doing something that will give you a sense of accomplishment. You’ll have the freedom to run your own route and at your own pace on a day/time that works for you. Be sure to maintain the recommended minimum of at least six feet of social distancing and local regulations. Most importantly, you’ll be able to join others who wish to pay tribute to our Capital Health Heroes and be part of something special.

 

Where and When

This is a Virtual Run/Walk. You can complete the 1-mile virtual run/walk, 5k virtual run/walk or the 10k virtual run/walk anytime between Friday, June 12 – Sunday, June 28, 2020.

You’ll have the freedom to run your own route, at your own pace, on a day/time that works for you. Just be sure to maintain the recommended minimum of at least 6 ft. of social distancing while adhering to local regulations.

 

Pricing

$35 per runner/walker 

A portion of all sign-up fees will go to the Capital Health COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund. 100% of Donations go to the Capital Health COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund.

 

Swag

  • Custom medal and commemorative t-shirt to all registrants.

  • You will be able to download a bib number if you would like.

  • You will be able to download a completion certificate.

  • Merchandise will be shipped to the address that was used to register (continental USA only).

 

Results

Virtual results: All results will be user/self-submitted and automatically updated periodically throughout each day of the event. You can submit in one of the following ways:

  1. Results tab on this website.
  2. Your Runsignup profile
 

Awards

There will be no awards for this race but every registrant will receive a certificate and medal to mark your accomplishment!

 

Additional Information

  • No confirmation will be sent, verify entry under your profile.

  • Race scored by MICEport based on registrants' submissions.

  • Event promoters have the right to alter or cancel events for any reason.

Absolutely no refunds, transfers, exchanges or credits.

Medal & Shirt Art

Send A Message From Your Run/Walk

If you would like to take a picture of your virtual run, please feel free to download the photo message PDF template HERE. Write your message, take your photos, share it on social media with the hashtag #capitalhealthheroesrun

Capital Health Heroes Run-Walk FAQ

1)    Who can enter the race?

The short answer...EVERYONE. This is a perfect event to do with your family, friends, co-workers, classmates, or by yourself. You can live anywhere in the USA to participate.

2)    How do I sign up?

Just visit the sign-up tab above and enter in all necessary information for each registrant. You’ll have the opportunity to choose your t-shirt size.  Your medal and shirt will be sent directly to you.

3)    If I register my family, do we all have to do the same event? In other words, is it ok if some do the 5K, while others do the 1-mile?

You can all do different events! Mix it up any way you like.

4)    Are any awards being given for fastest times?

This is a virtual run and is just for fun (i.e., not a sanctioned race), but you’re more than welcome to enter your final time by visiting here. You can also download a printable certificate when you’re finished! You do not need to enter your time as proof, but it’s always fun to see how you did. It’s completely optional. You can do so after you’re finished by visiting the RESULTS tab of this race and entering your time, you will then be able to download your Finisher's Certificate.

5)    Does the race have to be done in one day?

You can do it all at once if you’d like, but you’re also able to do it in increments. For instance, if you registered for the 5k (3.2 miles), you could do a mile a day for three days. It’s completely up to you!

6)    When will I receive my t-shirt and medal?

Merchandise will begin to be mailed out on the week of Monday, June 20, 2020 but please allow 3-5 days for USPS to deliver.  Anytime after June 20, we will endeavor to send out your merchandise within 7 days. Please note that all sales are final. We cannot offer exchanges or refunds.

7)    Do I have to wait to receive my merchandise to do the event?

No, not at all. The race takes place from June 12th – July 3rd. If your gear hasn’t arrived yet, you can still do the event, though we’d love to see you in your race day swag, so please send pics and hashtag us at: #capitalhealthheroesrun

8)    How do I download the race day bib and certificate of completion?

We have enabled Pre-Race Bibs, you will be able to access your Bib by navigating to Profile > Upcoming Events > Manage Registration > Manage Registration. From this page you will be able to share or print your Pre-Race bib using the icons above the bib 

9)  I’d like to do the race, but don’t need a t-shirt and/or medal – is it possible not to have it shipped to me?

Thank you for your consideration and generosity! Kindly notify us at through the contact us form and we’ll take care of it.

10) My company would like to help sponsor. Do you have sponsorship opportunities available?

Yes, please visit the "Become a Sponsor" section to find out more or email inspireus@miceport.com

11)   How can I make a donation?

Please see the DONATE button and thank you for your donation!

Become A Sponsor

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring the Capital Health Heroes Run/Walk.

If you would like to sponsor the Capital Health Heroes Run/Walk, we have made it very simple. There is one price of $150 and this will be added to the Capital Health COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund. For your sponsorship, you will receive:

  • Event Website - Your name, logo, and a link to your website displayed on event site.
  • Facebook - "Thank you for your Support" post on the Capital Health Heroes Run/Walk Facebook Event Page.
  • Email - Thank you email to all participants.
  • Swag mailing  - your company name will be in the event packet mailed to all participants (subject to date restrictions). 

If you are interested in sponsoring the Capital Health Heroes Run/Walk, please send an email to inspireus@miceport.com with the following:

Sponsor Name
Sponsor URL
Sponsor Logo
Contact First Name
Contact Last Name
Contact Phone Number
Contact E-mail

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