About this Event
The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is the nations largest mobile fitness event traveling from coast-to-coast dedicated to keeping kids active and healthy. At the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge, kids of all ages get the opportunity to flex their physical fitness by participating in a completion-based obstacle course designed to challenge speed, strength, agility and overall physical fitness. The event is FREE to the public and features a variety of activities for the whole family to enjoy including active gaming fun for all ages and on-site programming designed to inspire kids and families to live a more active and healthy lifestyle!
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What is the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge?
The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is the largest mobile fitness event traveling from coast-to-coast dedicated to keeping kids active and healthy.
How do kids participate?
Kids of all ages get the opportunity to demonstrate their physical fitness by participating in a completion-based obstacle course designed to test speed, strength, agility, and overall physical fitness.
How is the course laid out?
The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is a 10 station completion-based obstacle course that includes sprinting, push-ups, wall crawls, hurdles, jumping jacks, sit-ups, tunnel crawls and to finish off the course – a grueling 20 ft confidence climb and 60 yard dash to the finish!
What is the minimum age requirement to compete?
The minimum age requirement is 3 years of age. The course difficulty is designed to challenge all age groups including adults and special needs participants.
Is the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge a kids event only?
Not at all, adults can participate in all activities at the event to test their physical fitness.
How long will I have to run?
Each course no matter if an adult or toddler takes approximately 10-15 minutes to complete depending on your physical fitness.
What if I can’t make it that far?
No worries. You can terminate your race at any time but we encourage all participants to attempt to finish. We have lots of great volunteers to help you on the way!
Is there a cost to run the course?
No, the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge course is free of charge for all ages. Runners are handled on a first come first serve basis.
Why is this a great event for kids?
The event teaches children the importance of physical fitness at an early age.
What other activities are there to do at the event?
The event features lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy to including Xtreme gaming for all ages, rides, food and on-site programming designed to inspire kids and families to live an active and healthy lifestyle.
Is there a charge to participate on the Xtreme rides at the event?
The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge Obstacle Course and Vendor Expo areas are FREE of charge for unlimited participation all day. BUMPERBALLS are $10 and KNOCKERBALLS and ARROWZIPS are each $5 at the event. UNLIMITED ride passes are available for $50 with a wristband that cannot be shared.
What other community service programs can my child participate in at the event?
Community service programs at the event include our KIDFITSTRONG OUTREACH PACK-A-PALLET program where children assist in packing humanitarian aid POWERMeals in support of local food banks, schools, pantries, missions and international efforts supplying emergency food to the needy.
What is the weather policy for the event?
The KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge is a LOW-WIND SHINE ONLY event due to extremely high inflatables. Please make sure to check the website on event day for weather updates and event status.
Do I have to register to participate?
Yes, ALL participants both children and adults must register in order to participate at the event.
Do participants have to arrive at 11am and stay all day?
No, participants can arrive anytime during our 11am-6pm event hours. New races are run continually throughout the day with new runners being handled on a first come first serve basis.
Can local schools, youth groups and athletic organizations fundraise at the event?
Yes, the fundraiser is super easy to administer where registered organizations are provided pledge cards for their kids to reach out to family, friends and businesses to make a pledge per points achieved on the obstacle course on event day. After the event, kids collect their pledges and turn in 100% of the raised proceeds to their organization. Active fundraising made easy as 1-2-3.
How can I become a Volunteer at the event?
We can always use your help volunteering at our KIDFITSTRONG events. Please contact us at [email protected] where one of our team members can get you all set up.
How can I become a Sponsor at one of your upcoming events?
Please contact us at [email protected] where one of our friendly representatives will be glad to answer your questions.
How can I bring the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge special event to my school?
We offer a limited number of special events per school year. To request a special event at your school, please contact us at [email protected] where one of our friendly specialists will be glad to forward you special event information.
I, the participant or parent/guardian of participants, agree to assume all risks inherent in participation in the KIDFITSTRONG Fitness Challenge event, whether they are apparent to me or not. I fully acknowledge that participation carries an inherent risk of injury to my person and damage to my property. I hereby waive and release, for myself and for my heirs and assigns, any and all claims, causes of action, or liabilities that may hereafter accrue against KIDFITSTRONG and its affiliates, their agents, employees, volunteers, officers, directors, successors and assigns, and any and all sponsors, their representatives and successors, that may arise as a result of my participation. If terms are accepted, please click the REGISTER button to complete your registration.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
CITY OF CHARLOTTE, (COMING 2023), Charlotte, United States