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.



Benifits / What you get

– Weekly Prizes

– Finishers Medal

– Event Shirt

– Team Incentives

– Charity Options

– Awards


– 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



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.



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

How to check in


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!, 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 to your safe sender list to ensure you receive updates from us. 


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. Facebook sure to make the post public so we can see it.
  2. Twitter: Use #holidaymile
  3. Instagram: