1. What are the dates of the Event? Jumping begins May 1st and goes through May 31st. You may jump as many days during the month as you choose. 2. How do I register for the Jump for EdChallenge? All interested participants can visit https://runsignup.com/Race/CA/ElSegundo/ElSegundoPTAJumpForEducationChallenge to register. You have a choice of four events. Events are based on your jumprope ability and exercise goals. Event descriptions are included on the GeneralInformation page as well as on the registration site. Multiple family members can be registered at once resulting in discounted registration fees. 3. How much does it cost to register? The registration fee for Mini-Jumpers (under 5yrs) is $25. The fee for the other three events is $35. However there are discounts for registering multiple family members at the same time. If you register 2 people you receive a 10% discount off both fees. If you register 3 or more family members, you receive a 20% discount off the registrations. 4. How do I decide which event to choose?There are 4 event levels to choose from depending on age, ability, and fitness goals. · The Mini-Jumper level is designated for jumpers who are under age 5. · The Novice Jumpers event is specific to those jumpers who are new to jumping rope or haven’t done it for a while. · The Nimble Jumpers event is for participants who are regular exercisers and are used to jumping rope. · The Ultra jump Challenge is for athletes who exercise regularly, are proficient at jumping rope and want to push themselves to build fitness 5. Can I register more than 1 person at a time if we’re competing in different events? Yes, in fact the more participants you register the lower the registration cost is for each participant. Each participant will have a chance to choose the event they’d like to participate in during the registration process. 6. Can I change the event I’ve registered for prior to May 1st? Yes, if you decide you’d like to switch to a different event, you will need to email the Race Director at firstname.lastname@example.org. 7. Can I change the event I’ve registered for after the challenge has begun, May 1st? Once the Challenge begins, you may not change the event you’ve registered for. 8. When will I know when I’ve earned a milestone/badge? Participants will immediately receive a screen message after entering activity that results in achieving a milestone. At each milestone, you will earn a badge added to your trophy case. Achieving certain key milestones will enter you into prize drawings. 9. Will you offer any in person registration? No, all registration must be completed online through RunSignUp. Click the Registration Menu item above. 10. Is registration open throughout the month of April and May? Registration starts April 1st and will be open until May 15th. 11. How often do I need to log my jumps? Participants can log their jumps as often as they would like. We encourage you to log your jumps online at RunSignUp daily when you can but at least once a week allowing you to reach milestones and earn chances to win a variety of prizes. Logging activity more frequently may qualify you for more prize drawings. 12. How do I keep track of my jumps until I can enter them online? Participants can log their jumps on their event paper calendar tracker. Your tracker will be emailed to you prior to May 1st. You may print it as a helpful tool to jot down your jumps until you can log into the website.
13. How do I log my activity? Visit the RunSignUp website: https://runsignup.com/Race/CA/ElSegundo/ElSegundoPTAJumpForEducationChallenge Click on the "Results" menu item, select the "Submit Virtual Results" button, enter the name of the person for whom you are entering results, select the "Log Activities" button 14. Can I log all family participant activity at one time? Each participant’s activity will have to be entered individually to track their progress. You will need to select each participant separately to log their results. 15. Will participants be awarded for the number of jumps they have completed? Participants will not be awarded directly for most jumps taken but the more jumps you do, the more badges you earn, resulting in a greater chance to win more prize drawings. 16. I don’t live in the El Segundo area. Can I receive my t-shirt in the mail? Yes, we will mail your t-shirt if you live outside of El Segundo. During the registration process, you will need to indicate that you need your t-shirt mailed and pay the additional $5 shipping fee. T-shirts pickup will take place once the challenge has ended, the first week of June. 17. How do I know if I win a prize? Prizewinners will be notified via email when their name is drawn for a prize. 18. How do I get my prizes? Prizes will be distributed at the time you pick up your event T-shirt, the first week of June.
19. Do I get a Jump Rope with my registration fee? All Participants registered by midnight on April 22nd will get a free jump rope - local pickup in El Segundo only. Jump ropes will be available to be picked up on April 30th and May 1st. An email will be sent prior to April 30th with jump rope pickup details.
20. Where can I pick up my Jump Rope? Those who registered by April 22nd can pick up their jump rope at the following locations: Friday, April 30th 10:45 - 12:15 CSS or RSS, Friday, April 30th, 1-3:30 STUFT PIZZA, 400 Main St, El Segundo, Saturday, May 1, 9-11:30 Center Street School Parking lot, Mariposa & Center sts.