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  HOLIDAY MILE®

Thanksgiving to New Year’s…. it’s a weight gain nightmare, but it doesn’t have to be! 

 

TAKE THE 7th ANNUAL NATIONAL CHALLENGE! Stay fit and motivated during the calorie-filled holiday season by pledging to run/walk at least one mile every day, from Thanksgiving until New Year’s Day… and then your New Year’s resolutions take over!  We call this The Holiday Mile ® . 
Registration includes a Finisher’s Medal, T-Shirt, and chance to win prizes!

The Holiday Mile®

 

More than just a holiday fitness challenge!

 

Pledge to run, walk, bike or swim at least one consecutive mile every day, from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day. You’ll find that once you get started, there will be days when you want to go farther—and then there will be days when one mile is enough (or more than enough). Either way, you’ll get pulled in—you won’t want to break your pledge, even if that means getting up super-early before a long car ride to squeeze in your mile. Be smart: pledge to run/walk “The Holiday Mile”® and you’ll emerge from the holiday season unscathed, and maybe even fitter than you were before.

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REGISTRATION FORMS :

weekly prizes

LOG IN YOUR MILES AND WIN!

Each day you log in your miles we will enter you into that weeks drawing for a $50 gift card plus a few extra items just to keep you motivated.

Benefits / What you get

– Weekly Prizes

– Finishers Medal

– Event Shirt

– Team Incentives

– Charity Options

– Awards

Process

– Sign up for the event

Download app (Optional)

– Participate & Check-in Daily

– Win Prizes

– Get your Event Medal & Swag

Weekly Contests

In addition to being eligible for weekly prizes just for checking in, you are also eligible for a bonus prize for participating in one of the folowing programs:

– Week 1: Social Media

– Week 2: Photo Contest

– Week 3: RanDOmon act of KINDness

– Week 4: Clothing Drive

– Week 5: Food Drive

– Week 6: Survey Prize

FAQ

FAQ:

Q: How many people are needed to create a team?

A: 1

Q. How do I create a team?

A. During your registration process, you will be asked to Join an existing Team, Create a Team or just join as an individual. No team name is needed for individuals.

Q. I already signed up but want to switch teams or join a team, how do I do that?

A. Email or call us and we will make the switch.

WEEKLY BONUS PRIZES:

In addition to the weekly drawings, we also will be giving away bonus prizes. Just participate in that weeks theme and tell us on Facebook what you did.  It’s all about keeping in the spirit of the Holiday Season!

 

For example on photo week just post a photo of your Holiday Mile Journey and we may select you for that weeks bonus prize… Or tell us what you did as a random act of kindness.. . Got the picture?

WEEKLY PRIZES (Event starts 11,22,18)

1. Week of 11.18

$50 Gift Card: Ami Cendric (Greenfield, WI) Team “Holly Jolly Rockers!

SOCIAL MEDIA POST BONUS winner is Valerie Silensky from Mount Rainier, MD

2. Week of 11.25: 

$50 Gift Card: Ashley Smith (Elizabeth, CO) Team “Buane

Photo Contest BONUS winner is Claire Ruggs from Salem, WI

3. Week of 12.02: 

$50 Gift Card: Holly Knight (Stuart, FL) Palm Beach County

Act of Kindness BONUS winner is

WEEKLY PRIZES (Event starts 11,22,18)

4. Week of 12.09: $50 Gift Card

   Local Clothing Drive – Performance Wear

5. SPECIAL 12.15: NFL Tickets 

6. Week of 12.16: $50 Gift Card

   Food Drive – Pizza Party  (Team or Family)

7. Week of 12.30: $50 Gift Card

   Survey Time

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SPECIAL TEAM / COMPANY AWARDS! The Holiday Challenge® is designed to encourage and maintain healthy life styles and reward individuals for doing so. Organizations that adopt this challenge will discover they will increase morale, create a healthy work environment and help alleviate some holiday stress. 
 
If you have 10 or more people signing up in your group – We suggest signing up as a “Wellness” Sponsor. It is a flat fee and we send you a discount code that can be used as many times as you need. This allows your team members to sign up for free and you get listed as an event sponsor! SEE SPONSORSHIP OPPS HERE!

 

Where to participate: Anywhere you want to. You can run, walk, swim, bike indoors on a treadmill or outdoors. It doesn’t matter where your Holiday Mile takes you: you just have to run/walk for at least 1 mile straight and check in each day.

 

SEE SPONSORSHIP OPPS HERE!

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CHARITY:  This event is designed to keep individuals accountable for their own goals and reward those along the way. All you have to do is keep your pledge… you can take it a step further by making it a charitable fundraiser, group or corporate challenge. 
If you assign a charity to your organization, please let us know and we will create a fundraising page for your specific team. (OPTIONAL). email us at HM@5Kevents.org

How to check in

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING CHECK IN PROCEDURES:

Checking in with your mile(s) every day is our way of holding you accountable for your pledge. Each day you check in, you will be entered in to a weekly drawing. So each week you can have a maximum of 7 chances to win!

 

CHECK IN VIA Our website! www.holidaymile.com, Click the Daily Check In Tab 

SUGGESTION: Stick to your pledge by making the Holiday Mile your “Start Up Page” on your web browser. .

Only one check in a day will be eligible for your entry to win a weekly prize. Winners of weekly prizes will be notified via email. Please be sure to add HM@5kevents.org to your safe sender list to ensure you receive updates from us. 

STAY MOTIVATED!

The key to the success of this program is staying accountable and motivating others to doing the same. HELP US, HELP THEM, HELP YOU! by posting words of wisdom, fun images, sharing results, distances, etc. This is where we all hang out:

  1. Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/holidaymileBe sure to make the post public so we can see it.
  2. Twitter: https://twitter.com/HolidayMile Use #holidaymile
  3. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/holidaymile