By accepting this challenge, you'll run or walk 6 races in the next 12 weeks throughout San Diego county. That's 2 races a month, starting with a 5k-6k and finishing with an 8-10 mile race in November. Once you register, you can select the race date(s) that work best for you during each month's race period. This challenge is great for all ages and abilities, beginners to advanced, runners and walkers.
In order to participate in this race series challenge you must run /walk in the designated race locations in San Diego county. In other words, you must be in San Diego to complete the designated courses. Registration opens on Sept. 1st. In order to participate in the 6 race challenge series you must complete the first 2 races by Sept. 30th, 2020. So if you sign up on Sept. 28, then you will only have 2 days to run the 2 designated races for the first month on the specified courses. The first two designated races will need to be submitted by Sept 30th, the end of the first month. The ranking / results will be announced a few days later (on this website and on IG @lightyears2run), along with the top 3 overall winners. You can still race individual virtual races in the series if you miss a race, but you won't be eligible for challenge series rewards.
You can sign up for individual races for $15 each.
You can sign up for an individual race for $15, and add on a medal and a buff for $25.
You'll register for the challenge and log yourtimes through RunSignUp, which will track your progress throughout your challenge journey. The leader-board will be based on submitted finishing times. Those who are in the Top 3 in M/F each category by time will need to submit more information to be considered for the cash prizes. E-mail @ firstname.lastname@example.org, a screenshot of your watch or other GPS tracking device, mile or km splits, and the GPS map from your run. See example below. You can also just submit a link to your strava activity as long as the activity is publicly viewable.
EACH RACE INDIVIDUALLY OFFERS CASH PRIZES for the TOP 3 MALE & FEMALE finishers. Runners who sign up for each race and complete the series are eligible for Raffles & BONUS Prizes at the completion of the 6 race series .
Cash Prizes to the top 3 male and Female. Depending the number of competitors in the masters category, cash prizes will be considered (TBD).
If you would like to share your results and pictures of race day, gamrin, strava tag us on IG @lightyears2run