Winter Warrior Rules
How do I earn points?
Every run earns you points! Join us for any of our weekly runs/workouts and you will earn points. The more you attend, the more points you earn. The colder and wetter (or snowier) the run, the more points you can earn. Here’s how it works:
2 points - Run a Winter Warrior social run or attend a mystery workout. Social runs are approximately 3 - 5 miles. All paces are welcome! This allows everyone a great chance at earning prizes and the Winter Warrior title.
- Tuesdays at 6:30 pm
- Thursdays at 6:30 pm
- Saturdays at 8:00am
3 points - Run a Winter Warrior themed run.
- Resolution Run - January
- Super Bowl Run - February
- Valentine's Run - February
1 extra point - Run in freezing (30 or below) temperatures! Depending on our winter, you could acquire many points this way! (official temps based on Fleet Feet Staff’s weather app at that run)
1 extra point - Run in rain or snow.
1 extra point - Invite a friend (who is NOT a Winter Warrior) to run with you for their FIRST TIME at one of our social or themed runs! They will need to sign the guest waiver and write your name down for you to get points. If that friend signs up for Winter Warrior after having a group run with us.... you earn an additional 2 points - just make sure they mention your name in the registration process.
Winter Warrior Prizes
What do I get for all those points I earn?
- Top 10% high point earners - a really awesome prize!
- Next 15% high point earners – a really great prize!
- Next 25% high point earners - a really good prize!
NOTE: You are only eligible for one prize category.
- Sign In (using Fitvil) AND Sign Out at each group run, themed run, or other Winter Warrior Event. If you forget to sign in and/or out....no points!
- No signing in and heading off to do your own thing!
- You must sign out too! If you’d like to run farther than the routes, please check out first before continuing. This allows staff or volunteers to have everyone checked out in a reasonable time frame.
- All guests must sign the waiver to run with our group.
- NO WHINING!
- NO selling, bartering, giving, donating, stealing, bargaining, haggling, negotiating, trading (or equivalent to these words) for points.
- Fleet Feet Fort Wayne reserves the right to make changes along the way (ie. themes, dates, concerning weather considerations, etc)
- Run at your own risk. Please consider safety and personal limits in all decisions to join a Winter Warrior run. If you have questions on how to prepare for dark, cold, winter conditions, please see our staff. We are ready to help you run through the winter warm and safe!
- Please run with reflective gear and headlamps in low or no light conditions. We will look like a moving Christmas Tree out there, but we WILL be seen! Safety is always our number one concern. Be safe so we can all have fun!
- The Winner will be crowned at Fleet Feet Wrap Up on Saturday, February 22, 2020.
So let’s get running and see who will be crowned “Winter Warrior”! Will it be you?