Rebecca's Giddy Up Challenge
MAY 22 - 25, 2020
PRESENTED BY REBECCA'S PRIVATE IDAHO
Thanks to your amazing fundraising efforts, we've raised
for COVID Relief! The challenge may be over, but we can continue to #GiddyUpForGood as fundraising is open through June 1!
*Fundraising total as of Tuesday, May 26
We're working hard to get official results sorted and confirmed!
Join us on Instagram LIVE on Wednesday, May 27th at 6pm MDT
as Rebecca announces the winners!
Check out the action from the weekend on Instagram!
Thanks to our amazing partners we've got some pretty sweet prizes lined up, not only for Top Male/Female Performers in each category but also Top Fundraisers and random drawings too!
*Exact prizing allocations are subject to change
JOIN THE RACE FOR RELIEF
On Memorial Day Weekend, join our digital community to unite for a special Rebecca’s Giddy Up Challenge that benefits COVID-19 relief via the Be Good™ Foundation.
Together we will use our bicycles or running shoes as a catalyst for healing, empowerment and evolution. Registration fees and additional fundraising will support programs providing public health, medical resources deployment, bikes for frontline healthcare workers, and cycling infrastructure for transportation in partnership with our Be Good beneficiaries.
How It Works
The challenge must be completed sometime between
12:01am MST on Friday, May 22nd and 11:59pm MST on Monday, May 25th.
Amazing prizes, Strava leaderboard, bragging rights and virtual hugs included.
Choose Your Challenge
BIKE OR RUN ONE OF THESE FOUR ELEVATION CHALLENGES
8,848 m / 29,029 ft
Twice Baked Potato
1,614 m / 5,295 ft
4,842 m / 15,885 ft
3,228 m / 10,590 ft
CHOOSE A SINGLE ACTIVITY AND COMPLETE IT IN ONE SHOT:
Ride/run must be completed in one attempt (i.e. no sleep!). Stopping for meals and breaks is fine, but remember that these breaks add to your overall time and add up quickly! You may complete this format over any terrain you want until you reach your vertical goal.
CHOOSE A SINGLE CLIMB:
In traditional "Everesting" format, choose one hill for this challenge and repeat as many times as necessary to meet the elevation requirement of your category. You cannot ride/run different routes on the same mountain. Your chosen climb can be of any length.
DOWNLOAD THE RULES AND ETHICS DOCUMENT AND REVIEW THE FAQ'S:
Join The Strava Club
Join the Strava Club for your category (see Strava Groups below). Record your race on a cycling/running computer, fitness watch, smartphone or any device that allows you to record/upload to Strava. We recommend that you pre-calculate the number of repetitions it will take to complete the necessary elevation. For example, take 29,029 feet and divide that by your elevation gain to calculate reps. If your hill is a 1,100 foot climb, you’ll need to repeat that hill 26.39 times (29,029 ft. ÷ 1,100 ft = 26.39 repetitions).
Be a S.H.A.R.K.
GIDDY UP ETHICS
S - Safe.
Abide by the rules of the road if you are completing the challenge outdoors. Share the road. Keep your speed in check. Your safety is YOUR responsibility. Do not take risks that would stress your local medical care facility. Abide by your local health and safety rules for social distancing.
H - Honest.
This is a fun event to challenge each other and do good. Just follow the rules and be honest as you execute your challenge.
A - Accountable.
Adhere to the rules and regulations in your area pertaining to social distancing, stay at home ordinances and travel policies.
R - Responsible.
This is a BIG challenge. Prepare accordingly. Carry ample food, water, and maintenance supplies and have an emergency plan in place.
K - Kind.
Respect all riders, race staff and public. Ride/run as friends and part of the endurance sport community. #GiddyUpForGood
DON'T MISS A BEAT!
REVIEW THE GIDDY UP CHALLENGE NEWSLETTERS AND STAY UP-TO-DATE!
EVERESTING WITH REBECCA
Rebecca will set out to ride multiple laps on the infamous RPI Trail Creek hill climb with the goal of climbing the equivalent elevation of Mount Everest (29,092’) in a single day. This type of challenge is called “Everesting” and it’s incredibly difficult. Challenge yourself and #GiddyUpForGood wherever you are! Choose your distance and your discipline and giddy up! Together we’ll motivate each other and pedal for purpose.
Join Rebecca and her personal coach, Tim Cusick, as they give you the inside scoop on how to properly prepare and train for the big day!
NEW TO EVERESTING?
Check out what our friends over at Red Bull have to say about the challenge in their
Phil Gaimon recently completed his own Everest attempt. Get some recommendations on
We certainly can't call it The Queen's Everest without hearing from the Queen herself!
Reba weighs in on her approach in Enve's latest article:
BE GOOD FOUNDATION
The Be Good Foundation enriches communities by using the bicycle as a catalyst for healing, empowerment and evolution.
Your participation in The Giddy Up Challenge will support COVID-19 relief via the Be Good Foundation. In addition to your entry fee you can donate or fundraise even more money for the cause.