THE RUNNING BUG - Scary Sprint

Date of Challenge: 29th to 31st of October 2022

Part of our Halloween Series of virtual running events, The Running Bug would like to invite you to our brand new Scary Sprint.

WHAT'S INVOLVED?
Run, walk or jog any distance, at any pace, anytime over the Halloween weekend, from Saturday, 29th through to Monday, 31st October 2022.

WHAT'S INCLUDED?

Receive a beautiful white aluminium finishers medal with a plain coloured ribbon.

DISTANCES ACCEPTED: 1k, 5k, 10k, 10 miles, half marathon, full marathon, ultra. We also accept treadmill activities.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER MY CHALLENGE?
Once you have completed your challenge, simply go to our website and upload a screenshot of your activity on our secure submission form at the-running-bug.com/submit-your-evidence

Once your evidence has been sent, you should be redirected to a confirmation page. Then that's it! Your medal should arrive within 10 working days.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
We do accept entries from overseas participants. However, please note that is an extra charge to cover postage costs. There may also be extra import duty charges and customs taxes depending on your country. You are reliable to pay such charges. The Running Bug is unable to advise on these charges as they differ from country to country. We recommend you contact your local tax office.

In the event that a resident with a non-UK address purchases a standard UK entry, then we reserve the right to refuse the entry and refund in full.

FAQ
What happens if I sign up for this challenge but then can't do it?
No problem. We understand that sometimes life gets in the way of your plans. If you find that you have signed up for one of our races then decide not to participant, we would be happy to defer your place onto another race at the same value. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer refunds unless it is under special circumstances at the discretion of management.

How do I send you my evidence?
Submitting your evidence is really easy. Simply take a screenshot of your activity from your mobile and visit our secure submission form at https://the-running-bug.com/submit-your-evidence/ you can upload your file. This will be emailed to us. We accept evidence from all activity apps including Strava, Garmin, Fitbit, etc. Once you have sent your evidence, you should be redirected to a confirmation page.

How long does it take to receive my medal?
Once your medal has been posted, you will receive another email to confirm. We aim to post out your medals within 7 days of the conclusion of the event. All medals are sent second class by Royal Mail delivery. Medals sent to an address outside the UK can take longer. We do not take any responsibility for loss or damage of medals in transit.

What happens if I do not receive my medal?
From-to-time, items do get damaged or lost in the postal system. Unfortunately, we do not have any control over this. However, we appreciate this can be frustrating and disappointing not receiving your medal. If in the event that you have not received a medal within 14 days after the event, please contact us with a photo of the damaged medal if appropriate and we will send a replacement medal for free. If in the event we do not have any replacement medals, we would be happy to transfer your place onto another race at no additional charges to you.

Do you ship medals outside the UK?
Yes we do. However, please be aware that non-UK entries incur a higher charge to cover extra administrative and postage costs. If a non-UK resident purchases a UK entry, The Running Bug reserves the right to refuse en

The details ...

  • Max' Entrants

    100
  • Close

    31/10/2022
  • Min' Age

    18 yrs

Organiser T&C's

By purchasing a place on one of our virtual races, you declare that you are medically fit to run and have consulted a medical practitioner if you have any underlying health conditions which may affect when involved in endurance activities. You run at your own risk and The Running Bug takes no responsibility for any injuries, accidents or any other incidents which occur during our virtual races.

We don't offer refunds unless a virtual race is cancelled. We do allow transfers to other virtual races of the same value only. Please contact us by email 7 days prior to the closing date of entries should you wish to transfer your entry. Any requests after such time will not be accepted.

The Running Bug reserves the right to cancel any entry and virtual race in short notice.

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THE RUNNING BUG - Scary Sprint

  • UK Entry £10.00
  • Non UK Entry £17.00