Stay Awake Run Treadmill Challenge
Greater Omaha Area Trail-runners (G.O.A.T.z) support one of our own, Larry
Kelley as he raises money for MS Run the US. Larry has signed on to run not
one, but two segments of the MS Run the US relay for a total of 260 miles.
The MS Run
the US – 2013 Relay will begin in Los Angeles, CA and finish in New York, NY.
Twenty-two (22) runners will be selected to each run the equivalent of a
marathon per day for six days during their assigned segment. The entirety of
the Relay will span from April, 15th, 2013 to September 17th, 2013 in an effort
to raise $500,000 to help cure multiple sclerosis. (www.msruntheus.com)
pledged to raise $10,000 toward the $500,000 and we want to help him reach that goal.
holding an honors system treadmill challenge on January 25-26. For $15 (individual)
$30 (tag team – for couples with one treadmill) you get the opportunity to
support not only Larry, but help raise funds supporting Multiple Sclerosis
One hundred percent of the money
raised from the treadmill challenge will go directly to Larry’s MS Run the US,
First Giving account. Read more about Larry here:
January 25-26, 2013
Time: 7:00 p.m. CST
Location: A treadmill (or road) near you (home, gym, etc.)
Cost: $15 for solo runner/walkers $30 for couples or pairs sharing a treadmill
How long: 24 hours or until you decide you’re done. Remember, this is a
fundraiser. You are helping just by signing up
will have real time chat available at www.irunwithgoats.com/treadmillchallenge.
The chat is accessible via a personal computer or mobile device
only rule of Stay Awake Run is that you try to stay awake and run or walk for 24 hours. You can
run or walk on the treadmill or road. Take breaks when necessary. There are no restrictions.
- Send your overall mileage and finish time (if you stop before 24 hours is up) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Results are strictly based on the honor system. We will compile them after the challenge for all to see.
Simply total your mileage accumulated over the 24 hour period and send it to
us. We’ll compile the list for everyone to see.
There are no
shirts, no pint glasses, no medals, just the joy of helping someone accomplish
receive a certificate of recognition signed by Larry for your contribution and time
spent helping him support Multiple Sclerosis research.
We want your
photos too. Like the G.O.A.T.z Trail Runs Fan page at www.facebook.com/goatz50k and share
photos of your night on the mill.
Not a Facebook
user? Feel free to email us at email@example.com
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