The Mochas and Marshmallows is a virtual event you can complete anywhere! The event offers 2 distances; 5km or 2.5km run or walk no matter your age. The goal is to head out after dark (around 7pm) and complete your distance using headlamps and glow sticks; costumes and PJ's are highly encouraged!
Two Categories to choose from:
5km run/walk - $20 registration fee (before October 1st)
2.5km run/walk - $20 registration fee (before October 1st)
After October 1st registration will be $25
WHAT YOU GET:
What race would be complete without swag!?
a Dwarf Stars pumpkin butter cup
a gourmet package of hot chocolate
a Mochas and Marshmallows race bib
a glow stick
option to purchase during registration- a limited edition mug for $15
PACKAGE PICK UP:
Your safety is our priority! Please come to Tri It Multisport (1703 10th Ave SW) for package pick up.
Thursday, October 22nd from 11am-4pm
Friday, October 23rd from 11am-4pm
Saturday, October 24th from 11am-4pm
*please note that packages will NOT be available earlier or outside these times.
We require everyone to wear a mask and use hand sanitizer upon entering.
If possible, please come alone to collect your package.
You may pick up your friend’s package, but if you are picking up multiple packages we ask that you bring a bag and that you know the first and last name of the person you are picking up for an what distance they are registered for.
We will also offer CURBSIDE PICK UP to collect your package! Simply call (403) 270-7776 upon arrival in the loading zone in front of Tri It (on 16th Street) and we will bring your package out to you!
*packages not picked up by October 31st will no longer be available.
Complete the distance virtually on your own chosen course.
Submit results by midnight on October 24th, one of the following ways:
photo of your GPS data (watch or uploaded into Strava, Training Peaks, Garmin Connect, etc)
Active Experience App (download the app and enable tracking)
NOTE: Results must be submitted by midnight on October 24th.
There are two ways to submit your blazing fast results.
Step 1: Download the Active Experience App onto your phone.
Step 2: Search for the Mochas and Marshmallows race.
Step 3: Click on the race countdown timer and the sign-in page will appear.
IMPORTANT: Sign into the app using your Active Account (the same one you signed up for the race with) with your username and password.
Step 4: On race day go to the app and once again click on the race countdown and press START 5 km or START 2.5 KM (the app knows what event you signed up for).
DO NOT press start until you are ready to start your virtual race.
The app will track your progress and let you know how you are doing along the way. It will stop recording once you have completed the specified distance and crossed the virtual finishline then simply press complete.
Step 1: Record your event using your Garmin, Polar, Strava, etc.
Step 2: Go to https://resultscui.active.com/events/MochasandMarshmallowsVirtualNightRun
Step 3: Submit your results by entering your registration number (this can be found in an email titled "Registration confirmation for Mochas and Marshmallows Night Run" and underneath the QR Code you will see your registration ID starting with "R-". Enter your registration code
Step 4: Click "GO"
Step 5: Enter your finish time, and upload proof of completion (eg. a screenshot of your tracking app or a photo of your GPS watch that shows the time and distance completed).
NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT UPLOAD SELFIES OF PICTURES OF YOUR ROUTE - ONLY SHOTS OF YOUR WATCH OR SCREEN A SCREENSHOT OF YOUR TRACKING APP
Note: The result can be uploaded at any time between the start and end of the event (a countdown to the deadline is displayed).