Congratulations to our 2018 Corporate Challenge first-place winners!


Conqur Endurance Group, in partnership with the Rose Bowl Operating Company, Pasadena Chamber of Commerce and PIHRA (Professionals in Human Resources Association) are pleased to introduce the Pasadena Half Marathon & 5K Corporate Challenge.

Challenge Overview:

The Corporate Challenge provides businesses the opportunity to promote workplace wellness, build camaraderie and create friendly competition amongst other businesses. Regardless of size of the organization, companies are encouraged to sign up corporate teams to participate in either the Half Marathon or 5K where the participating teams will compete for bragging rights and a host of cool prizes.

In 2019, the Pasadena Half Marathon and 5K at the Rose Bowl will take place on Sunday, January 20th!

Benefits:

  • Group registration
  • Group packet pick-up
  • Private Gear Check
  • Recognition on Pasadena Half Marathon & 5K at the Rose Bowl website
  • Designated hospitality area for participants before and after the race within the Rose Bowl Concourse
  • Designated corporate challenge cheer station in stands
  • Exclusive 5K and Half Marathon training plans
  • Each team will receive a team photo
  • Preferred Finish Festival Booth
  • Preferred Expo Booth
  • Team competition with related size companies
  • Improved employee fitness and workplace wellness (resulting in fewer sick days)
  • Positive recognition in the local community
  • Fun and friendly competition with other local companies

Team structure

A team consists of a minimum of 5 runners. Employees may register immediate family members as team members, who will count towards the minimum of 5 runners.

Corporate size

To create a level playing field, we’re creating three classes (tiers) based on number of runners (employees and immediate family members) registered to run for the company:

Class 1: Teams with 5 - 20 runners

Class 2: Teams with 21 - 40 runners

Class 3: Teams with more than 41 runners

Scoring

Top 5 Finisher (5 Men) & (5 Women) For each 5K and Half

1st Place will receive 100 points

2nd Place will receive 80 points

3rd Place will receive 60 points

4th Place will receive 50 points

5th Place will receive 40 points

Each participant that completes the race after 5th will receive 10 points for completing the race.

Ties will go to the team with the least number of participants in the same categories

Recognition

Prizes in each of the three classes:

  • Winner
  • Runner-up
  • 2nd Runner Up

Prizes will include traveling trophies for the class winners and special experiences at the Rose Bowl.

Select a Captain who will coordinate your team’s participation and act as the main contact in working with event organizer, Conqur. The captain needs to enroll your team by contacting Alex at alex.barboza@goconqur.com and he will provide the next steps within 2-4business days.
The Corporate Challenge takes place as part of the Pasadena Half Marathon and 5K at the Rose Bowl on Sunday January, 20, 2019. The Half Marathon and 5K begin at 7AM and the participants are encouraged to arrive no later than 6AM.
You can email Alex Barboza at Conqur, alex.barboza@goconqur.com and ask that those individuals be added to your team. Alex will discuss the particulars with you.
We have a few Running Clubs and training programs with whom we have an affiliate relationship, including the Pasadena Pacers. Follow this link and you will see who the groups are, where they are located and how to get in contact with them: http://www.lamarathon.com/participant-info/la-road-runners/partner-training-programs