December 14, 2016

Run Olathe Challenge

Run Olathe Challenge

Hosted by the Olathe Chamber Convention and Visitors Bureau & The Olathe Sports Commission

2019 Registration opens Jan 1, 2019

 

CHALLENGE INFO

Are you ready to travel across the city of Olathe and earn some great swag? The Run Olathe Challenge is a $30 separate registration that earns you a shirt, medal, and certificate, all by registering for other races of any distances that run in the city of Olathe. Qualifying races must have online results listed for your completion of each race.

 

As an Run Olathe Challenge participant you will receive all the benefits each race has to offer and much more!

You will earn:

  • Swag from each race you register separately for.
  • Run Olathe Challenge Medal
  • Run Olathe Challenge Shirt
  • Run Olathe Challenge Certificate for levels completed
    • 10K completed by Dec 15, 2019 = Bronze Level Finisher
    • 20K completed by Dec 15, 2019 = Silver Level Finisher
    • 30K completed by Dec 15, 2019 = Gold Level Finisher
    • 40K completed by Dec 15, 2019 = Platinum Level Finisher
    • 50K completed by Dec 15, 2019 = Diamond Level Finisher
    • 60K completed by Dec 15, 2019 = Elite Level Finisher

(Run Olathe Challenge Medal and Shirt will be mailed to each participant after December 16, 2019.)

(Each race will have your swag to pick up on you own. See each race’s website for more info.)

See the current Run Olathe Challenge Leader board.

2019 races listed by date:

Race Date Name of Race Location
FEB Chocolate Rush 5K and Half Marathon Olathe
APR Jadon’s Hope Bug Run 5K and 10K Olathe
Apr 13 Garmin Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K Olathe
APR 704 Blue Run Olathe
MAY Heart and Sole Classic 5K and 10K Olathe
MAY Heritage Park 3 – 5K, 10k and 15K Olathe
JUL Heartland’s 2nd Annual 5K Run Olathe
AUG Spencer C Duncan Make It Count 5K Olathe
AUG 5K for MJ Olathe
AUG Olathe Charities 5K Olathe
Sep 11 Patriots Run Ultra, Marathon, Half, and 5K Olathe
OCT Jared Coones Memorial Pumpkin 5K Run/Walk Olathe

 

REGISTRATION

PLEASE NOTE: – All Run Olathe Challenge participants are required to sign up for each race separately. The registration on this page is just to be entered into the challenge.

Once registered you will receive information on how to submit certified results for each race in the challenge you complete. Registration for this challenge is open until Dec 15, 2019. Online results will be needed to verify your participation.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How do I submit my official results? – Once a participant has registered, an email will be sent with a walk through on how to submit your results via an online form. Here is the form link just in case you have lost it: GOOGLE FORM LINK HERE COMING SOON (Reminder only those who are registered for this challenge with need to submit this form.)
  • Why does it cost to be part of this challenge? – The cost of the challenge covers a Shirt, a Medal, a Certificate and postage.
  • Do any races I participate in outside of Olathe count? – Only run/walk road or paved trail races count for this challenge inside the city of Olathe. Races outside Olathe DO NOT count.
  • Is there a race that is not listed that would count for the challenge? – Yes, we can add other races to the challenge. You must send the link of this website to that race director or race organizer, and let them know you want that race to be listed on this site, but that race must initiate the request to be a part of the Run Olathe Challenge.
  • Is there an age requirement for this race? – Parent’s or Guardian can register someone that is 18 and under to compete in the challenge.
  • What if a race does not have official timing or results? – No problem. The participant must get an official email from the race director of that race stating their completion date and distance. Forward that email to sports@olathe.org 
  • How much does each race count towards my challenge? — 1.6K = 1 mile. 5K = 3.1 miles.  10K = 6.2 miles.  15K = 9.3 miles.  21.08K = Half Marathon 13.1 miles.  42.16K = Marathon 26.2 miles, and so on.

Cost is only $30 to be entered into the Run Olathe Challenge. This covers Shirt, Medal, Certificate and postage.

 

Any questions can be directed to the Olathe Sports Commission at sports@olathe.org 

 

Event is managed by the Olathe Chamber of Commerce Sports Commission.