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 11 years of running down the Chelsea Fair Parade route. In 2017 Run for the Rolls is celebrating it’s 5th annual “School Challenge”

Run for the Rolls Registration form 2017

Online Registration: http://www.active.com/chelsea-mi/running/distance-running-races/run-for-the-rolls-1-mile-5k-2017-30302104

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 2017 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.