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Event: Stairs4RTroops 2019 – Gillette Stadium

Location: Gillette Stadium

Time: 8:00 am to 1:30 pm

Waves: Every 30 mins starting at 10:00 am

Race Day: Registration and sign-in opens at 8 am

Registration Rates:

Adult (18 and over): $35
Child (17 and younger) $20

Cause: All net proceeds will be donated to Homes For Our Troops www.hftousa.org. HFOT builds homes for severely injured veterans from post 9/11 wars and conflicts. They have built 275 home in 42 states to date with another 1000 to go.


How many stairs do we climb and how long is the race?
Course: CLIMB: Climbing the stairs in the Lower Bowl only. Starting at section 105/106 participants will climb approximately 36 sections.

Most sections have (2) sets of 72 stairs — so 144 stairs per section, however there are a few sections that do not have full sets of stairs.
Approximately 5,184 steps in the lower bowl

How do I setup a Team?
You will be asked when you register if you would like to setup at team. Your team will then be available in a dropdown box for your teammates to select and join.

What wave should I join?
All waves are open to everyone. Firefighters will be starting at the 11 am wave but that wave is still open to the public as well.

Do I need to raise funds?
No. There is no requirement to raise funds. Participants have the option to raise funds and have the option to create a fundraiser when they register. Also, a team can create fundraisers.

Do you allow spectators?
Yes. Spectators are allowed but they must also pay a registration fee.

Do you need volunteers?
Yes. We can always use volunteers. Please register as a volunteer through the registration platform.

Do you give out t-shirts for the event?

Are you looking for sponsors for the event?
Yes. Corporate sponsors are a big component of our fundraising. Please email matt@stairs4RTroops.com with any inquiries.

Will there be food at the event?
The concession stands will be open inside the stadium. Outside the stadium at registration we hope to offer free coffee and other goods depending on donations from our partners.

Please email us with any other questions at info@stairs4rtroops.com

Thank you for your support! We hope to see you there!

Team S4RT