Skip to main content

Fleet Feet ROC/BUF Winter Warrior Challenge Program

Tue December 12 - Sun February 4 Rochester, NY 14620 US Directions


Be a Winter Warrior and Join the Challenge to Be Fit All Winter Long!

Get out there this winter!!

Start: Tuesday, December 12th - February 4th

Our goal is to help keep you active outdoors and having fun all winter long with weekly workouts and accountability. Winter Warrior is here to do just that. This is the BEST time to get outside and get fit! You will make new friends, accomplish fitness goals, and have fun! 

This group challenge is completely FREE AND OPEN TO EVERYONE, but registration is required.

Here's How it Works

There are 8 weeks of In Person Workouts.  The minimum you need to attend and participate in running or walking is 1 workout per week in order to earn the milestone badge for that week.  The weeks are:

Week 1: Dec 12 - 17 - must submit results by Dec 17th at 11:59PM (no exceptions)
Week 2: Dec 18 - 24 - must submit results by Dec 24th at 11:59PM (no exceptions)
Week 3: Dec 25 - Dec 31 - must submit results by Dec 31 at 11:59PM (no exceptions)
Week 4: Jan 1 - Jan 7 - must submit all results by Jan 7th at 11:59PM (no exceptions)
Week 5: Jan 8 - Jan 14 - must submit all results by Jan 14th at 11:59PM (no exceptions)
Week 6:: Jan 15 - Jan 21 - must submit all results by Jan 21st at 11:59PM (no exceptions)
Week 7: Jan 22 - Jan 28th - must submit all results by Jan 28th at 11:59PM (no exceptions)
Week 8: Jan 29 - Feb 4 - must submit all results by Feb 4th at 11:59PM (no exceptions)

You can attend and participate in the following workouts to get credit

  • Tuesdays at 6PM at Fleet Feet Armory (hills, although some Tuesdays we may have a special holiday run/walk)
  • Wednesday at 6PM at Fleet Feet Buffalo (3ish mile on road)
  • Thursdays at 6PM at Fleet Feet Victor (trails or road hills)
  • Saturdays at 8AM Pace Workout at Fleet Feet Armory (note Dec 23 & 30 there are groups but may not have pace leaders due to holiday
  • (Note: Dec 24th and 31st are specialty Egg Nog and Resolution Runs, plus no run January 6th but do join us at Winter Warrior Race and get a point)
  • Other workouts may pop up too

Earn Virtual Badges Along the Way!  Each Week you will Earn a Virtual Badge upon submission.  Random Workouts & Prizes Along the Way!  Bountiful amounts of High Fives, Fist Bumps or Elbow Bumps!  That super special feeling that you rocked this winter of of in person workouts.


  • Headlamps and Reflective Gear REQUIRED at Night Time workouts.  We reserve the right to deny your credit for the workout.  Safety First!
  • You will still need to sign a waiver when in store upon arrival.  Why?  Because not everyone who attends is in the program, and this way it keeps things consistent.
  • Minimum 1 In Person Workout/Week in order to earn the Virtual Badge
  • Winter Warrior YellowJacket Racing Race on Jan 6th can be included as a workout
  • Santa Stampede CommUnity Fun Run/Walk also included as a workout
  • Please do not wear studs on non carpeted floors in the stores.  Speaking of which be sure to metal underfoot should you go out in inclement weather.
  • You must submit your own weekly tallies by the date and time indicated above  - NO EXCEPTIONS!!  We will not retroactive the submissions.
  • When submitting your workouts it is a WHOLE NUMBER ONLY.  If you did 2 workouts that week, your number is 2 for that week.  Do not submit times.
  • We reserve the right to add rules at any time.
  • NO WHINING!!  Enjoy and Savor every moment of activity.  Why? Because you CAN!
  • Support EACH OTHER!

Don't worry Fall Training In person folks, you'll get credit for coming to training on Thursdays.

How to Submit Results

Go into your profile on Run Sign Up and submit results for this event.  You will submit how many in person workouts you attended and participated in.  You must submit by 11:59PM of the Sunday of that prior week (see above).  We do not retroactive submissions.  Plus you are responsible for submitting your own.

Learn more here: Winter Warrior Website 


155 Culver Road, Suite 110
Rochester, NY US 14620

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.



Like this page and invite your friends on Facebook.

Race Participant Survey

Please complete the following survey to help us better understand your race experience.

Did you participate in the race?

Would you recommend this race to a friend?

If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies. We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them by visiting our Privacy Policy.

If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies.