2021 Get Your Rear in Gear - Colchester

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2021 Get Your Rear in Gear - Colchester
Virtual Run, Walk or Ride


DATE: Get Your Rear in Gear between August 1 and August 14. Join us August 15th to celebrate our accomplishments as a community.  

WHAT: Run, walk or ride when and where you choose between August 1 and August 14 and log your miles on your personal page or connect to Strava there or in the app!   Can we come together as a community and reach 1,000 miles?  

LOCATION:  Get your rear in gear anywhere you want then join us on August 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  for a celebration at Malletts Bay School.  Come and go any time between 9 and noon.  Pick up your shirt, stroll through the inflatable colon, tribute wall, see the storm troopers, and enter into a drawing for some great prizes!  

We will do a moment of silence at 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30.



FEES: includes 2021 event shirt
Virtual Participant: $20

**Colorectal cancer patients and survivors register for Free**

Please note: fees are non-refundable. 
Only participants who pre-register up to 3 weeks before the virtual event are guaranteed a shirt.  

Shirts will be available for pick up on August 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the celebration at Malletts Bay School.


After you register, download the app! 

  1. *Easy way to track your miles
*Start a Facebook Fundraiser
*Track donations and send emails

Download bibs:  




2021 Fundraising Incentives! 
You can help make an impact in your community by fundraising today!  Money stays local in the Colchester area.  

***You must be a registered participant to earn incentives***

There will be challenges and contests along the way with a chance to win prizes!  Watch your email or visit this page or our Facebook page for details.  



Take a photo doing the tasks on the checklist and use the hashtag #GYRIGColchester.  Teams that complete 6 and individuals that complete 3 will be entered into a drawing to win some swag and the opportunity to share your story of why you get your rear in gear on our national social media pages!


Find our finisher frame on Facebook to celebrate your finish!

Share your "Finish line" photos with us and we will add our virtual finish line filter to it!
To share your photo, tag us on any social medial platform with #GYRIGColchester or post it to our Facebook page. 
Note, your social media account must be public for us to find your photo with the hashtag. 
We will add the filter to your photos and then share them on our Facebook page.

Together, we can save lives in our communities

Help us reach our goal of $5,000!
Let's run/walk 1,000 miles collectively by August 15th!
$8,648 Raised
1,000 miles
0 miles completed

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