GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge:
Hoffman Estates 5K Fun Run & 1 Mile Walk for Acceptance


Take the GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge and join us at NOW Arena on June 12th 2022 to celebrate acceptance and inclusion at our annual 5K, 1 Mile Walk for Acceptance and Dash for Down syndrome!!

WE, the people of the Down syndrome community, are challenging YOU to move for acceptance – to prove that every person should be accepted for who they are.

WHEN: Sunday, June 12th at 8:00 AM

WHERE: NOW Arena (Formally Sears Center)

WHY: To come together regardless of race, gender, diagnosis, sexual orientation, or religion. To celebrate universal ACCEPTANCE for all people.

Registration Costs: All costs have event T-shirt included

$35 - Adult runner

$21 – Adult walker

$15 – Kid (under 12)

Day of Schedule:

7:30AM - Check-in/Registration opens

8:30 AM - Warm-up led by local fitness group

8:50 AM - Opening Ceremony

9:00 AM – 5K Race begins

9:45 AM – 1 Mile Walk For Acceptance begins

10:45 AM - Dash For Down Syndrome begins

11:15 AM – Fundraising Team Award Ceremony