Our next MOVE Niagara Challenge has 3 exciting events! The live-on-location events are the Pan-Niagara Kids Games and the Guess your 5k time race. Virtually we have the “Negative Split Challenge.” While the kids races will have TIMBITS the adults’ have FREE RACE ENTRY PRIZES!

 

THE PAN-NIAGARA KIDS GAMES – Live on Location

That’s right, you read this correctly, this is going to be a HECK OF A LOT OF FUN for kids! They brought the athletes in this summer and now we’re bringing the kids together & having our own games – well, running competitions that is.

Saturday, October 1st – 9 a.m. Charles Ansell Park, Locke 1 St. Catharines

Saturday, October 8th – 9 a.m. Millennium Trail, Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls (starts on the paved trail by Lundy’s Lane)

Sunday, October 16th – 9 a.m. Merritt Island, Welland

Saturday, October 22nd – 1:15 for 75m / 1:45 for 400m / 2:15 for 1600m CANADA ONE OUTLET MALL

Saturday, Oct. 22nd is the GRAND FINALE with “2” AMAZING prizes!

  • DRAW PRIZE for the “Rocky Mountain Chocolate Shopping Spree.” Any kids racing on SAT.OCT.22nd are entered into the draw for the chocolate shopping spree!
  • SCHOOLS CHALLENGE – During registration we ask parents to identify what school their little runner is with (has to be located in NIAGARA). The school with the most participants wins $150 and the second most, $75! This money goes toward offsetting activities whether it’s trips or athletic pursuits

 

These are FREE events for kids!  We’ll have Timbits, drinks, bibs, opening & closing ceremonies & a whole lot of fun! Yes, parents are most welcome to run with their kids! All are welcome to ANY of these events.

Distances:

3 & under – 75m race

4-6 – 400m race

7-12 – 1600m race

THE “GUESS YOUR TIME” 5K RACE – Live on Location

NO TIMING DEVICES ALLOWED DURING THE RACE

Prize: For the person that comes closest to their predicted time, 1 free race entry will be awarded for either Around the Bay, Chilly Half, a Happy Trails Race, Niagara Falls Marathon or RUN716 in Buffalo. NFIM will announce each week which race entry will be up for grabs. Coin toss will be used to determine a winner in the event of a tie

Saturday, October 1st – 9 a.m. Charles Ansell Park, Locke 1 St. Catharines. Prize: 1 free race entry into Niagara Falls International Marathon – 5k, 10k, Half or Marathon

Saturday, October 8th – 9 a.m. Millennium Trail, Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls. (starts on the paved trail by Lundy’s Lane) Prize: 1 free race entry into Around the Bay

Sunday, October 16th – 9 a.m. Merritt Island, Welland. Prize: 1 free race entry into a Happy Trails’ race of your choosing

THE “NEGATIVE SPLIT” 4K CHALLENGE (or 4 miles for our U.S. friends) – VIRTUAL

RESULTS UPLOAD LINK CLICK HERE

COMPETITORS WILL NEED A TIMING DEVICE THAT DISPLAYS LAP TIMES TO PARTICIPATE

On your own time, wearing a timing device, run/walk/hike a 4k/4m route and upload a screenshot of your lap times. Your cumulative last 2k/2m MUST be shorter than your first 2k/2m

Prize: All entrants that submit a qualifying negative split will be entered into the draw for 1 free entry for one of Around the Bay, Chilly Half, a Happy Trails Race, Niagara Falls Marathon or RUN716 in Buffalo. NFIM will announce each week which race entry will be up for grabs

1st NEGATIVE VIRTUAL Challenge: Runs/Walks/Hike taking place Sunday Sept. 25 through Saturday Oct.1st with results uploaded by Monday Oct.3rd at midnight. Prizing awarded on the Tuesday morning by noon. PRIZE: Random draw of all qualifying entries for 1 free race entry into Niagara Falls International Marathon – 5k, 10k, Half or Marathon

2nd NEGATIVE VIRTUAL Challenge: Runs/Walks/Hike taking place Sunday Oct.2nd through Saturday Oct.8th with results uploaded by Monday Oct.10th at midnight. Prizing awarded on the Tuesday morning by noon. PRIZE: Random draw of all qualifying entries for 1 free race entry into Chilly Half Marathon

3rd NEGATIVE VIRTUAL Challenge: Runs/Walks/Hike taking place Sunday Oct.9th through Saturday Oct.15th with results uploaded by Monday Oct.17th at midnight. Prizing awarded on the Tuesday morning by noon. PRIZE: Random draw of all qualifying entries for 1 free race entry into Buffalo’s RUN716

REGISTRATION, TRACKING AND/OR FUNDRAISING

Registration is NOW OPEN for our October 1st races and is 100% FREE

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LET’S CONNECT!

MOVE 105.7 FM

Follow along with MOVE 105.7 FM starting September 19th for LIVE broadcasting!

FACEBOOK

Here’s the link to our community programming page on FACEBOOK where we’ll be discussing and sharing all things about this Challenge! Feel free to share your photos & progress and even your goals here!

YOU’VE GOT THIS!!!

***RESULTS-RUN Niagara August 31st-CLICK HERE