Charities Challenge

CCrunnerssmallCharities Challenge Mission: To Improve Health/Fitness, Reduce Health Risks, and Enhance Disease Management via Goal-oriented *RxExercise Opportunities, Engaging Events & Active Community Partnerships. Because...

There is NO CURE for all the ills associated with lack of exercise except RxExercise!

*RxExercise refers to exercise as powerful medicine, for which there is no medical substitute for all the good, pleasant effects of exercise!

Join Charities Challenge Group on Facebook for RxExercise Stories & Photos

CC Web Site Updated September 19, 2017 @ 11 AM CDT

Join CC’s Training Times in Maple Grove, MN from Claddagh Irish Pub- 8 AM Sundays

Join CC’s Anoka Area Training Times in Anoka County - 8 AM Saturdays

Get Smart! Join CC’s Unique Run & Read Great Books Discussion Groups & Guthrie Theatre Groups

Travel Opportunities to RxExercise Ambassador Great Destination Events

Upcoming RxExercise, Run/Walk Events:

CC Calendar Events/Travel Opportunities

IMG_9499RRCA-Champlogo4C_wht-smSaturday, Sept 23

Challenge Aging 5k

RRCA MN State 5k Championship Event


Sept 30 - Halfway to St Patrick’s Day 5k

Includes Claddagh Irish Pub for check-in & post-race party Irish Breakfast & Beer!

Oct 29 - Halloween Fearless 5k

Includes Claddagh Irish Pub for check-in & post-race party Irish Breakfast & Beer!

Nov 12 - Veterans Day USA 5k

At the MN State Capitol - No Race Day Registration - Pre-register Now!

Nov 23 - ThanksGiving Day 5k

Recent CC Events, News & Photos Links:

Growing-through-year 2017 Miles of Smiles Highlights Photos

2016 Miles of Smiles Highlights Photos from all 2016 CC events

For more information contact: 612-245-9160;

Abraham Lincoln is reported to have said, “The worst thing you can do for those you love is the things they could and should do themselves.”  In this spirit, let’s happily help those we love to fill their daily RxExercise!