Announcement

August 14, 2021 | Montpelier, Vermont – The organizers of the Vermont Corporate Cup Challenge and State Agency Race, Presented by Union Mutual announced the 2021 In-person race will not take place due to the rise in COVID-19 cases. The safety of our participants, volunteers, spectators, and families remains our number-one priority and must come first.

This year's event however, will continue as a virtual option only. As previously stated, in the event that the "in-person" race be cancelled, all those registered for the "In-person" race will be transferred to the Virtual option. No refunds will be authorized.

Organizers plan to schedule drive-thru race packet pickups in both Chittenden and Washington Counties of Vermont. Participants residing outside of Vermont will be mailed their packets via USPS. Information pertaining to the packet pickups will be posted on our Facebook page as well as on our website.

If you have any questions pertaining to this year's race, please do not hesitate to email us at: info@vcccsar.org. As always, thank you for your continued support in one of Vermont's oldest and largest races.

NEW FOR 2021

We are pleased to announce our following sponsors for 2021: Union Mutual ~ Presenting Sponsor; Athleta ~ Race Packet and Giveaway Sponsor, Turtle Fur ~ Giveaway Sponsor; Cabot Creamery Co-operative.

Gender Selection: Runners and walkers are allowed to register and participate with the gender by which they identify. We now have the following options to choose from the gender dropdown menu: male, female, non-binary.

Team Category: We now have four categories: male, female, non-binary, mixed.

Employer: All "State of Vermont" employees will now be classified as State of Vermont employees, regardless of which department or agency they represent. This will allow State of Vermont employees working in different departments/agencies to be on the same team.

Sponsorship Opportunities: If you or your business leader(s) would like to learn more about joining our team of sponsors, please contact us at sponsorship@vcccsar.org.

The proceeds from this event benefit the many programs and events of the Vermont Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, including the following programs: Exercise is Medicine; Worksite Wellness Awards & Conference; Learn to Ski and Snowboard; Vermont Corporate Cup Challenge and State Agency Race; Vermont Senior Games; Park Bench Yoga; and Fit and Healthy Kids.

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About

The Vermont Corporate Cup Challenge and State Agency Race is a 5 kilometer team running/walking event open to businesses, government and non-profit organizations in Vermont. The purpose of this event is to promote physical fitness within the workplace and at home by bringing employees together to enjoy and experience the benefits of fitness.

The proceeds from this event benefit the many programs and events of the Vermont Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.

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Deadline & Entry fee

  • Registration is now open.
  • Event Date:
    Virtual: Any Time Between 9/1/2021 - 10/31/2021
  • Registration Deadlines & Fees:
    Virtual: $33.00, 10/31

GIVEAWAYS...(NEW for 2021)

Beginning 9/1/2021 – 10/31/2021, we will randomly select names from our participants, team organizers, and volunteers to receive one of several items including:

  • Gift certificate to Athleta ~ located at 1 Church Street, Burlington VT ~ (Valued at either $15, $50, or $100)
  • Outdoor headwear piece or active performance Balaclava by Turtle Fur
  • Hat or Totebag from Cabot Creamery Co-operative

Additionally, Athleta (1 Church Street, Burlington, VT) has invited all of our participants, team organizers, and volunteers to their Friends and Family event (9/9/2021 - 9/13/2021). This special event features 20% off your entire purchase.

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