Challenge Obesity 5K

2017 Combined Challenge Obesity 5k + Challenge Cancer Race Results

2017 Challenge Obesity 5k + Challenge Cancer 5k Age-Graded Race Results

2017 Challenge Obesity 5k + Challenge Cancer 5k slideshow + theme music here soon

Soon find Challenge Cancer + Challenge Obesity 5k Highlight Photos @ 2017 Miles of Smiles

Also find Select “Miles of Smiles” Highlights at Charities Challenge Facebook Group Page

Also, enjoy the 2016 Miles of Smiles Show + Music

12.4.20 obesitychallengeGARYSaturday, July 21, 2018 - 8 AM Start

13th Annual

Challenge Obesity 5k

This Life Challenge event is being conducted simultaneously on the same course, side by side, with another Life Challenge event: The 14th Annual Challenge Cancer 5k presented by Charities Challenge. Let’s “share the love as well as the road”, and learn from one another about the Power of RxExercise to help us live well beyond life’s challenges. Go US!

Beautiful Bunker Hills Regional Park, Andover, MN

Bunker Hills Activity Center Indoor & Outdoor Staging Area

550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW, Andover, MN 55304

Timed/Scored on a USATF Certified 5k Course Map MN15036RR As with every CC event, official race results are submitted to MN Runner of the Year for MNROY Records points

5k results by Youth, Open, Masters (Masters 5-year age groups > age 40-95) + Age-graded results

Online pre-registration for 2018 Challenge Obesity 5k here soon

Challenge Obesity 5k Printable Flier & Entry Form here soon

Event Theme: “I Don’t Have To Be Thin To Be Happy/Healthy/Fit” + Special Optional Remarkable Weight Loss Recognition

Race Day Schedule:

Read the E-mail welcome “Event News” sent to all pre-registered participants on Wednesday, July 19

6:30 AM CC Race Event Workers (CCREW) Volunteers begin outdoor course set up

7 AM CC Race Event Workers (CCREW) Volunteers begin indoor registration in Activity Center

7:15 Pre-registered Check-in & Race Day $45 registration opens (subtract $5 for “no commemorative shirt”)

7:50 Check-in & Race Day registration closes & Go to Start Line for Pre-race Announcements

8 Start! 5K RUN & WALK

9:15 Kids 500m Fun Run Race Results & Recognition posted on site and to internet soon after the race

Post-race gathering both indoor and outdoor around gardened Activity Center

9:30 AM CCREW volunteers begin course and finish line clean-up

2016 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results

2016 Challenge Obesity 5k Age-Graded Race Results

2016 Challenge Obesity 5k slideshow + music here soon

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2015 Challenge Obesity 5k photos slideshow with music

2015 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results

2014 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results

2014 Challenge Obesity 5k photos slideshow + theme music

2014 Challenge Obesity 5k Inspiring Video

2013 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results

2013 Challenge Obesity 5k Photos slideshow + theme music

2013 Challenge Obesity 5k Inspiring Video

2012 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results

2012 photos slideshow with event theme music

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April 20, 2012 - Press Release - Challenge Obesity 5k “Where the Biggest Losers Recognized as Biggest Winners”

2011 Challenge Obesity 5k Race Results & Records

2011 Challenge Obesity 5k Photos Slideshow with Event Theme Music

2010 Race Results

2010 Race Photo Slideshow

2009 Challenge Obesity 5k Official Race Results and Awards

2009 Challenge Obesity 5k Photo Gallery

Challenge Obesity/Overweight with appropriate and highly effective Rx Exercise.

We will have many walking and running who have lost from 30 to 230 pounds over recent years & kept their weight under control with their RxExercise & want others to know that they can achieve their health/fitness goals, too. Come celebrate & cheer all who are achieving their weight management goals & living happier, healthier, more active lives.

Read about the Power of RxExercise relative to Overweight/Obesity Challenges

12/5/11 WebMD Article: “Want to Live Longer? Fit Outweighs Fat”

Charities Challenge Mission: To Improve Health/Fitness, Reduce Health Risks, and Enhance Disease Management via Goal-oriented RxExercise Training Programs, Engaging Events & Active Community Partnerships...
Because there is NO CURE for all the ills associated with lack of exercise…except RxExercise!

Net event proceeds benefit CC’s Rx Exercise Events, Programs and Services. CC is a 501(c)(3) organization.

Info: Contact CC Event Director & Coach GaryWestlund@aol.com / 612-245-9160