Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about the Indianapolis 500 or Gasoline Alley 250 Mile Challenge? Check out the frequently asked questions below.


What is a virtual challenge?

How does it work?

What is the race swag?

Is the race swag different between the 500 Mile and 250 Mile challenge?

When does the event conclude?

What if I have questions about my challenge, who do I contact?

Is there a charity invovled?


When do I need to register by?

What challenges are available?

How much does it cost to register?

Can I change my shipping address?

Do I need to live in Indiana or the United States to complete the challenge?

Can kids participate in the challenge?

Logging Miles

In what way can I complete my challenge? Is it only running and walking?

When can I submit my results?

Do I need to submit my results? How do I submit my results?

Can I include backlog mileage after I have signed up?

Can I break up the distance I exercise each day?

Can I complete multiple activities within one day?

Do I need a GPS tracker?

Is there an app to track my progress?

Questions about Challenge Teams

I want to get my friends and family involved, can we create a Challenge Team?

Are there different categories of Challenge Teams?

How do you make a Challenge Team?

How do you join a Challenge Team?

Who is the team captain of the Challenge Team?

What sort of permissions does the team captain have?

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