2017 KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge - Chicago
The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is the nations largest mobile fitness event traveling from coast-to-coast dedicated to keeping kids active and healthy. At the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge, kids of all ages get the opportunity to flex their physical fitness by participating in a completion-based obstacle course designed to challenge speed, strength, agility and overall physical fitness. The event is FREE to the public and features a variety of activities for the whole family to enjoy including active gaming fun for all ages and on-site programming designed to inspire kids and families to live a more active and healthy lifestyle! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=nnBucGXEpfM FAQ's What is the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge? The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is the nations largest mobile fitness event traveling from coast-to-coast dedicated to keeping kids active and healthy. How do kids participate? Kids of all ages get the opportunity to demonstrate their physical fitness by participating in a completion-based obstacle course designed to test speed, strength, agility, and overall physical fitness. How is the course laid out? The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is a 10 station completion-based obstacle course that includes sprinting, push ups, wall crawls, hurdles, jumping jacks, sit ups, tunnel crawls and to finish off the course - a grueling 20 foot confidence climb and 60 meter dash to the finish! What is the minimum age requirement to compete? The minimum age requirement for our toddler course is 3 years of age. The course difficulty is adjusted to compliment each age group to include the adults. Is the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge a kids event only? Not at all, adults can participate on all activities at the event to test their physical fitness. How long will I have to run? Each course no matter if adult or toddler takes approximately 5 - 10 minutes to complete depending on your physical fitness. What if I can't make it that far? No worries. You can terminate your race at anytime but we encourage all participants to attempt to finish. We have lots of great volunteers to help you on the way! Is there a cost to run the course? The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge course is free of charge for all ages. Runners are handled on a first come first serve basis. Is there a charge to participate on the Xtreme rides at the event? Yes, there is a charge associated with participating on the BumperBalls and BodyZorbs at the event. The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge Obstacle Course and Awareness areas are FREE of charge for unlimited participation all day. What other activities are there to do at the event? The event features lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy to include Xtreme gaming for all ages, rides, food and on-site programming designed to inspire kids and families to live an active and healthy lifestyle. What is the weather policy for the event? The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is a LOW WIND SHINE ONLY event due to extremely high inflatables. Please make sure to check the website on event day for weather updates and event status. Do I have to register to participate? Yes, ALL participants both children and adults must register for FREE at Eventbrite to accept the medical waiver in order to participate at the event. Do participants have to arrive at 10am and stay all day? No, participants can arrive anytime during our 10am - 6pm event hours. New races are run continually throughout the day with new runners being handled on a first come first served basis. How can I become a Volunteer at the event? We can always use your help volunteering at our KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge event. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org where one of our team members can get you all setup. How can I become a Sponsor or a Vendor at one of your upcoming events? Please contact us at email@example.com where one of our friendly specialists will be glad to answer any of your questions and forward you sponsor information. How can I bring the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge special event to my school? We offer a limited number of special events per school year. To request a special event at your school, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org where one of our friendly specialists will be glad to forward you special event information. What if I have any further questions? Feel free to contact us at email@example.com where one of our friendly specialists will be glad to answer your questions.