Forrest Gump Challenge

Event Date

Sat, Mar 29, 2014

Address

Reeds Spring, MO

About This Activity

Run Forrest Gump Challenge Half, Full, or Ultra with us for at least 3 years and you will get a special custom medal!!

The Forrest Gump Challenge is hosted by Cross Country Missions. All Kids Marathon, & 5k Finishers receive an award. All Half Marathon, Marathon, & Ultra-Marathon runners receive Finisher Medals. Watch the movie over and over and over again while you wait for your friends and family to finish or as a post-race relaxation. Play some ping-pong, or grow a beard while running 1Mile, 5k, 13.1, 26.2, & Ultra-marathon !

Come get in the spirit of what it is like to be a runner and just have a blast in the festivities!

Kids Marathon:

The Kids will receive a training plan(and fun coloring page to track training) in increments of 1/4 mile, 1/2 mile, & 1 mile leading up to the race day. The Race will be the last mile of their training, totalling all of the training to a Marathon distance! All Finishers will receive a special award!

We are proud to announce a special rate for the FGC runners!! Happy Valley Lodge is offering $30/night for 2 people (+tax) ...usually costs $53-$75/night (+tax)

Charity Pledge

What is your reason for running? Health, Fitness, Goals, Charity?... Wether this is your first run, or you are trying for a new PR, make your run count. Forrest Gump Challenge & Cross Country Missions are offering you the chance to run for a charity! Select one of the below pledge levels & receive the benefits! 

 

Silver $50 

Athletic New Balance CCM Team Shirt, Free 18 Week Training Plan

Bronze $150 

Free New Balance CCM Team Jersey, Free 18 Week Training Plan, Free Race Entry

Gold $250 

Free New Balance CCM Team Jersey, Free 18 Week Training Plan, Free Race Entry, 1 Free Night @ Happy Valley Lodge, Free Fundraising Website

Event schedule and times

Schedule Subject to Change

Friday: March 28:LIFESONG UMC

10am-7pm Race Expo

10am-7pm Packet Pick-up

7pm Pasta Dinner

SPEAKERS

7pm

 

Coach Matt Locke(Head Cross Country coach for the Reeds Spring Wolves)

Saturday: March 29: LifeSong UMC

6:00-7:00am: Race Day Registration and packet pick-up

7:30 am: Kids Marathon (1 mile) START

8:00 am: 5k, 13.1, 26.2, & 50k START

AWARDS TBA


Business's can reserve a booth location for the Race Expo for $100

Charity Pledge

What is your reason for running? Health, Fitness, Goals, Charity?... Wether this is your first run, or you are trying for a new PR, make your run count. Forrest Gump Challenge & Cross Country Missions are offering you the chance to run for a charity! Select one of the below pledge levels & receive the benefits! 

 


Silver $50

Athletic New Balance CCM Team Shirt, Free 18 Week Training Plan

Bronze $150

Free New Balance CCM Team Jersey,  Free 18 Week Training Plan, Free Race Entry

Gold $250

Free New Balance CCM Team Jersey, Free 18 Week Training Plan, Free Race Entry, 1 Free Night @ Happy Valley Lodge, Free Fundraising Website

 


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