Entry Fees:


Date and Time:

Saturday, August 22, 2015
11:00 a.m. event starts
Check in by 10:30 a.m.

Event Location:

Deer Grove East Forest Preserve
1599 Pepper Tree Dr., Palatine, IL 60074

General Rules:

  1. Teams: 3 people per team (any gender). May have 1 alternate.
  2. How to Play: There are individual and team events. Click here to see the rules.
  3. Scoring: The team that has the most points at the end of the competition will be the winner. Points are earned in each event based on how you finish (time, wins, etc). Your collective team score will be the deciding factor. See exactly how the scoring works on the Challenger Info page.
  4. Safety: Everyone must follow all rules. If you do not follow the rules your team will be disqualified.


The top 3 teams will take home a giant trophy—and bragging rights!
The winning first responders team receives 50% of the proceeds for their selected charity.


Parking will be available at Deer Grove East Forest Preserve. There will also be off-site parking with a shuttle if necessary.

*Parking map coming soon.



You can still register from 12:00-6:00pm today (8/21) at Road Runner Sports in Kildeer, or tomorrow morning before the event.

Refunds and Exchanges:

There will be NO refunds or exchanges for the First Responders Challenge. No exceptions.