RACE DAY LOGISTICS

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To print the map, click here.

Race Fee:

In-person: $25

Virtual:      $20

Registration includes a Rutgers University winter hat. Shop our Big Chill Store to purchase the exclusive 2021 Rutgers Big Chill long-sleeve t-shirt and other Rutgers gear. All proceeds from the race and Big Chill store will benefit Winter Wishes and The Rutgers Student Food Pantry. In order to minimize transactions with large crowds and lines, we will only accept pre-registered runners this year.

There will be no in-person registration. Pre-Registration will take place from November 1st – December 8th and will be limited to 2,500 runners. Register early to guarantee a spot in this year’s race.  Runner check in will be held at The College Avenue Gym on Friday, December 10 from 3pm-6pm and on Saturday, December 11 from 8:00am-9:30am.

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IN-PERSON EVENT INFORMATION

Date:  Saturday, December 11, 2021

Check In:  8:00am-9:30am

Race Start:  10:00am

Per university mandate, masks are required inside building at all times.

There will be no in person award ceremony. Awards will be limited this year and will be sent electronically to 1st place winners in each age category.

The prizes, courtesy of Rutgers Athletics, are for the following categories:

Overall Winners

(2) season football tickets for :

  • Overall male
  • Overall female
  • Overall Open
  • AWD (Athletes with Disabilities)

(2) Football tickets for first place in each age category for male and females:

  • 13  & under
  • 14-17
  • 18-21
  • 22-25
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70+

UPLOAD YOUR RACE PHOTOS FOR A CHANCE TO WIN ONE OF (4) $25 AMAZON GIFT CARDS

How to Submit From Big Chill Race Page

  • On top of page find headings Race Info, Event Info, Sign up, Team, Find Participant, and More
  • Click on More
  • Click on Photos and upload your photos

IN-PERSON RACE RUNNER CHECK IN

Pre-registered runner check in is located at College Avenue at 130 College Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 during the following times:

Friday, December 10, 2021                          3:00pm-6:00pm
Saturday, December 11, 2021                     8:00am-9:30am

 

PARKING

Please be sure to arrive early on Race Day and expect parking delays. Parking is available on the College Avenue Campus in lots 11, 16, 26, 30, the College Avenue parking deck, St. Peters University Hospital deck, and the Johnson & Johnson lot on Johnson Drive. For lot information, please click here.

 

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Restrooms will be held outdoors.
  • 2021 Big Chill t-shirts and other Rutgers gear is available for purchase at our Big Chill Store. All proceeds benefit Winter Wishes and The Rutgers Student Food Pantry.
  • Results for participants will be available live on the Compuscore website and upon completion of the race.

VIRTUAL EVENT INFORMATION

Virtual race participants may complete their race anytime between 12/6-12/11/21.

All virtual runners who enter their time by December 13th will be entered for a chance to win one of (4) $25 Amazon Giftcards!

HOW TO SUBMIT RESULTS

  • Log into runsignup.com
  • Click on person icon on the upper right hand side
  • Click on profile
  • Look at upcoming events.
  • On the right hand side is a button  “Submit Virtual Results”. Click and submit time.


HOW TO DOWNLOAD DIGITAL BIB

  • Stay in profile under upcoming events.
  • On the right hand side is a button “View Digital Bib”.
  • Click and print bib and place on clothing during your run.
  • You can also download it onto social media. Take pictures with Rutgers Gear and Bib and upload your photos!

UPLOAD YOUR RACE PHOTOS FOR A CHANCE TO WIN ONE OF (4) $25 AMAZON GIFT CARDS

  • After submitting results, you will be taken to a confirmation page.
  • Select Submit Your Photos and begin uploading.Submit From Your Profile page
  • Click on results (after submitting race time)
  • Click on photos and upload photos

Submit From Big Chill Race Page

  • On top of page find headings Race Info, Event Info, Sign up, Team, Find Participant, and More
  • Click on More
  • Click on Photos and upload your photos

DOWNLOAD FINISHER CERTIFICATE

  • Stay in profile
  • Click on Results (after submitting race time)
  • Click on View Finishers Certificate on the right hand side.