It's time for generations to come together. Children play an important role in society. They deserve to be given the opportunity to change the world for the better and be appreciated
Perfect for both adults and children, we're celebrating World Children's Day on 20th November 2021 with a virtual challenge.
Run, walk or jog any distance, anywhere on World Children's Day (20th November 2021).
This challenge is suitable for adults as well as done as a Kids Virtual Challenge. Distances accepted: 1k, 5k, 10k, 10 miles, half marathon, full marathon, ultra. We also accept treadmill activities.
All participants will receive a beautiful white aluminium medal with a plain colour ribbon for their achievement.
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.
We do accept entries from overseas participants. However, please note that is an extra charge to cover postage costs. 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.
Every person who enters this challenge will be included in a prize draw where you could win running goodies such as an exercise smartwatch, Bluetooth earphones, and other running merchandise. We will contact you if you are successful.
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 participate, 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/ where 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 the loss or damage of medals in transit.
What happens if I don't receive my medal?
From to time, items do get damaged or lost in the postal system. Unfortunately, we don?t 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<
Min' Age8 yrs