The Arthritis Foundation’s original Jingle Bell Run is the longest-standing festive race around, helping champion arthritis research and bringing people from all walks of life together to say Yes to furthering a great cause. Get jolly for a reason and be there with bells on for the one in four Americans with arthritis!
Bring your friends, family and co-workers to a fun-filled day of holiday cheer, where 100 percent of your registration fee and fundraising efforts go to charity. If you’d rather just walk, no problem!The event features a 5K run/walk - timed or not, a 1-mile run/walk - not timed, and a Reindeer Dash for children 12 and under (on the campus at the school). We will have a costume contest with prizes for youth, adult and team winners, refreshments, holiday music, a team meeting area, and a photo op with real snow! We will have a local media personality for our emcee.
Top competitive 5K runners receive prizes and all young children in the Reindeer Dash get a ribbon. Top individual and team fundraisers are recognized and receive prizes.
Competitive Runner prizes are awarded by the following categories:
Top 3 male and top 3 female
Top 3 male Masters (40+ years) and top 3 female Masters (40+ years)
Age Groups - Male/Female, top 3 runners in each group:
Please note that for the safety of runners Dogs are NOT allowed at the Jingle Bell Run site or to participate in the run.
Racing strollers are allowed, but they must line up toward the back of the pack.
T-Shirts: Participants are guaranteed their requested shirt size if they are registered by 11/6/17. After this time we will attempt to provide shirts for all participants, but cannot guarantee sizes or availability as our shirt order must be submitted 11/7/17. Every attempt will be made to have a sufficient number of shirts and sizes for all participants.