Hey schools! Who is your biggest competition?  Check this space for list of participants in the Run for the Rolls School Challenge.

About the School Challenge

Run for the Rolls 1 mile race is celebrating 10 years of running down the Chelsea Fair Parade route. In 2016 Run for the Rolls is celebrating it’s 4th annual “School Challenge”


Online Registration: http://www.active.com/chelsea-mi/running/distance-running-races/run-for-the-rolls-1-mile-5k-2016

Each school Elementary, Middle and High school from the 5 Healthy Towns (Stockbridge, Chelsea, Grass Lake, Manchester,  Dexter and St. Louis Center (16) will have a chance to win money for their school by participating in this race. View Registration form 2016 to see how your schools are catagorized. 

Question: Can my children enter into the School Challenge if we do a Family entry?  No. School Challenges have to be a Single entry.

Question: Can my Chelsea Student be eligable for both the Bulldog and School  Challenge? Yes. You will need to circle both Challenges on the registration form.

Question: Can the Bulldog Challenge be included in a Family entry?  Yes.

Question:Is the 5K race included in the School Challenge, Bulldog Challenge? No. Only the 1 miler.


  1. Each School will have to register a minimum of 35 students, faculty & staff
  2. Schools are determined by Elementary, Middle and High School participants (Faculty and staff included)
  3. The school with the most registrants over 35 will win 1st. , second most registrants over 35 2nd and third most registrants over 35 will win 3rd.
  4. Each school will receive a 4 week training program
  5. Each participant in the challenge will receive a certificate of accomplishment

The awards for the school are as follows: In order to participate in the School Challenge a school must have a minimum of 35 registered participants. Each school will receive a 4 week training program to complete a 1 mile race.

1st Place school: with the most registered participants over 35 who finishes will win $500.00

2nd Place school: with the most registered participants over 35 who finishes will win $250.00

3rd Place school: with the most registered participants over 35 who finishes will win $100.00.