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Rudolph Run FAQ

Please note: The Rudolph Run has two different events – a competitive 5K and a family fun run. Please see the appropriate section for answers to your questions.

 

Rudolph Run Virtual 5k

WHEN IS THE RUDOLPH RUN VIRTUAL 5K? The Virtual 5K is Saturday, December 26th. Results must be submitted by 6:00 pm Central.

WHERE IS THE RACE? Anywhere you like – on the grass, on the sidewalk, on the trail, on the treadmill or on the track! Submit your results by email to see how you stack up against the competition.

Want to watch a race day leaderboard? Add NubAbility Athletics to your friends in the Nike Run Club app and we will invite you to our 5K challenge.

We encourage all of our racers to post their training and race day activities to social media using the hashtag #NubAbilityRudolphRun and tagging NubAbility. Although we can’t be together in person for this run, we can enjoy a sense of community by sharing our race with each other online.

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE? Register here for the Rudolph Run.

HOW MUCH DOES THE 5K COST? The cost is $25/adult and $15/child. All proceeds go towards more live and virtual events for limb-different children.

WHAT WILL I RECEIVE FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE RACE? The first 25 adults to complete the race will receive a Nike athlete t-shirt. Please note that sizes are limited and receipt of requested size is not guaranteed.

All children who complete the race will receive a NubAbility t-shirt.

HOW LONG IS THE RACE? The race is five kilometers (3.107 miles).

DO I HAVE TO RUN TO PARTICIPATE? Yes. The Virtual 5K is a run only. Our fun run offers additional options to participate.

DO I HAVE TO RUN THE ENTIRE FIVE KILOMETERS AT ONE TIME? Yes.

DO I HAVE TO RUN THE RACE ON DECEMBER 26TH? Yes.

HOW DO I SUBMIT MY RESULTS? Capture your 5 kilometer run on an app that shows date, distance and time. We recommend the Nike Run Club app. Email a screenshot of your completed run stats to info@nubability.org by 6:00 pm Central on December 26th.

Send us your race day picture and we’ll post it to social media.

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY SWAG? Please allow two weeks for shipping following the race.

CAN I MAKE A DONATION INSTEAD OF PARTICIPATING? Absolutely. You can donate here (but we’d really like for you to run with us too!).

WHERE DOES MY DONATION GO? NubAbility is a 501(c)3 non-profit that helps limb-different children gain courage and confidence through coaching in mainstream sports.

WHO ARE RUDOLPH RUN SPONSORS? Southern Illinois Healthcare, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 702 and Nike.

WHO CAN I CONTACT IF I HAVE ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS? Email us at info@nubability.org or call us at 618 357 1394.

 

 

Family Fun Run

WHEN IS THE RUDOLPH RUN FAMILY FUN RUN? The Family Fun Run is a one mile run that can be completed any time before end of day December 26th. Results must be submitted by 6:00 pm Central on the 26th.

WHERE IS THE RACE? Anywhere you like – on the grass, on the sidewalk, on the trail, on the treadmill or on the track. 

We encourage all of our participants to post their run to social media using the hashtag #NubAbilityRudolphRun and tagging NubAbility. Although we can’t be together in person for this run, we can enjoy a sense of community by sharing our race with each other online.

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE? Register here for the Rudolph Run.

HOW MUCH DOES THE FAMILY FUN RUN COST? The Fun Run is free. However, if you would like to receive recognition for participating, you must register and you must submit your race results.

WHAT WILL I RECEIVE FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE RACE? Adults will receive a certificate of completion. Children will receive a medal.

HOW LONG IS THE RACE? The Fun Run is one mile.

DO I HAVE TO RUN TO PARTICIPATE? No. You can complete your race using any form of cardio that you like. Run, cycle, swim, roll, walk, or use gym equipment such as a treadmill or an elliptical. 

DO I HAVE TO USE ONLY ONE TYPE OF EXERCISE WHILE COMPETING IN THE FUN RUN? No. You can combine multiple methods to complete your run.

DO I HAVE TO RUN THE RACE ON DECEMBER 26TH? No. You can run your race at any time. However, you must submit your results by December 26th at 6:00 pm Central in order for your race to count.

HOW DO I SUBMIT MY RESULTS? Capture your one mile run on an app that shows distance and time. We recommend the Nike Run Club app. Email a screenshot of your completed run stats to info@nubability.org by 6:00 pm Central on December 26th.

If you use more than one type of exercise, submit the screenshot for each.

Send us your race day picture and we’ll post it to social media.

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY SWAG? Please allow two weeks for shipping following the race.

CAN I MAKE A DONATION INSTEAD OF PARTICIPATING? Absolutely. You can donate here (but we’d really like for you to run with us too!).

WHERE DOES MY DONATION GO? NubAbility is a 501(c)3 non-profit that helps limb-different children gain courage and confidence through coaching in mainstream sports.

WHO ARE RUDOLPH RUN SPONSORS? Southern Illinois Healthcare, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 702 and Nike.

WHO CAN I CONTACT IF I HAVE ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS? Email us at info@nubability.org or call us at 618 357 1394.

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