Obstacle Course Challenge – Race Descriptions

Heritage Games

OBSTACLE COURSE CHALLENGE

 (7:30am) Race 1: In It To THIN It Challenge- This race is designed as a challenge between High Desert high schools who have a Heritage-sponsored IITTI program (5K).*

(7:45am) Race 2: Business 2 Business Challenge – A team competition between local companies and businesses (including Heritage personnel) for community bragging rights (2K).*

(8:00am) Race 3: Battle of the Schools – Schools throughout the High Desert compete to see who brings their fitness “A” games and walks away victorious (2K).*

(8:15am) Race 4: Special Olympics – The High Desert chapter of Special Olympics is invited to bring all participants, friends, and families for a fun run while bringing awareness to their life-changing programs (1K).

(8:30am) Race 5: RetrOlympics – A race designed to celebrate senior fitness, adding a fun competitive element to the day (1K).

(8:45am) Race 6: Mayor’s Cup – Find out who the fittest city is in the High Desert as each city mayor is challenged to bring a competitive team to promote a commitment to fitness in their communities (2K).*

(9:00am) Race 7: Think Pink Open Division – A serious open competitive event where all proceeds are donated to a chosen cancer-related agency while providing awareness about breast cancer (5K).

(9:15am) Race 8: Think Pink Race for Breast Cancer – A recreational race that brings awareness to breast cancer while raising funds for this life-saving cause (2K).

(9:30am) Race 9: HIT Fit Challenge – The highlight race of the day where local gyms and clubs are challenged to form teams and try to beat the Operation Hostile Takeover team from Heritage (5K).*

(10:00am) Race 10: Cal Games- Clash of the Titans – A special super race designed to test the skills of the area’s best and fittest athletes.

 

Note: All races marked with an * are designed to be team challenges. To be eligible to win the team prize, a team must have 10 team members participating in the race.