Loyal Runner Challenge

Become a Loyal Runner

Any distance for 2+ consecutive years

Be a part of our re-vamped 2023 Loyal Runner Program. All Loyal Runners, 2+ years of consecutive registration will receive a special gift in addition to their race day participation items*.

*Loyal runner participant shirts will be stamped ‘Loyal’ and iron-on number patches available for pick up at the expo.

*Loyal Gift will be available for pick up at the expo.

BONUS: Upon registration, every Loyal Runner will also receive this cool pin to proudly display your accomplishment! Pins will be available for pick up at the expo.

Earn Your Loyal Swag in 2023

Based on runner feedback and to amplify our efforts to become a zero-waste event, our loyal runners will receive the following items: (Loyal gifts awarded to in-person runners only)

2-3 Years Loyal: Special commemorative t-shirt

4+ Years Loyal: Special commemorative crew neck

For our very special 11+ runners, you will receive an exclusive Zip-Up Running Vest for 2023 (design coming soon), in addition to the 4+ year commemorative hoodie.

Loyal Challenge Details

  • In-Person
    • Your Loyal Runner gift must be picked up at the Expo on the year that you qualify.
    • Check your Bib for the Loyal Stamp. This is the ticket to pick up your gift at the Challenges Table. If your bib is not stamped, please visit the Solutions Table at the Expo.
    • Loyal Runner gifts will be distributed at the Challenges Booth at the Race Expo, NOT at the Finish Line Festival
  • Virtually
    • If you run virtually, you will maintain your loyal status.
    • Virtual runners participant shirt and medal will be mailed, gifts not applicable.

Deferring Registration and Loyal Runner Status

If you choose to defer your 2023 in-person registration until 2024, you will need to participate in our Virtual race to maintain your Loyal Runner status.

We do not have bye years, you must run consecutive years in order to maintain your loyalty status. If you cannot make it to the in-person race you can choose to participate virtually. Simply sign up for our Virtual race, any distance and you will keep your Loyal Runner status. If you miss a year, your Loyalty status resets to zero. Register for Virtual


For additional challenge support, please Contact Us