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Run Your Sox Off
Run Your Sox Off

To celebrate the return of White Sox baseball, we invite you to participate in the first ever Run Your Sox Off virtual race series presented by Guaranteed Rate. All net proceeds benefit White Sox Charities and the Guaranteed Rate Foundation.

Put your socks and sneakers to the test with an at-home 5K, 10K, or 1-mile walk during race days August 6-9, 2020. Runners will complete their race of choice on their home field route! We encourage runners to create a course close to home that allows them to follow the social distancing guidelines outlined by the CDC.

Virtual Race Registration - $40

  • White Sox Home Run Chain Finisher's Medal
  • White Sox Change the Game Flag
  • White Sox Bandana – makes a great light-weight face covering!
  • Virtual Finisher's Certificate

* Your Run Your Sox Off race kit will be shipped out after the race weekend.

About the Run

Participation is easy!

  1. Select your race of choice and register yourself and your family.
  2. Choose your route - you can run anywhere, anytime during race days August 6-9.
  3. Run or walk your race.
  4. Upload your race selfie using #RunYourSoxOff
  5. Your virtual run swag will be delivered directly to you!

All net proceeds will benefit Chicago White Sox Charities and the Guaranteed Rate Foundation.

Chicago White Sox Charities (CWSC) is committed to making Chicago a better place to live, work and play beyond the diamond. CWSC focuses on promoting youth education and advancement, sharing the love of the game through youth baseball initiatives, assisting children and families in crisis and championing those battling cancer.

The Guaranteed Rate Foundation provides customized financial support to those working to overcome extraordinary hardships. They offer hope to those in crisis - an opportunity to stop, take a breath and begin healing.

Post Your Time

All race participants will receive an email before the official race days with a link to report your self-recorded times.

Participants are encouraged to post their race selfies to social media using #RunYourSoxOff. Make sure to tag The Chicago White Sox and Guaranteed Rate social media accounts in your posts and check in to White Sox Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook during race days for participant updates!

FAQ

What is a Virtual Run/Walk?

A virtual run/walk allows participants to complete a run/walk from a location of their choosing. Whether it be on a track, trail, treadmill, or maybe even around a local baseball field, participants will time themselves at a pace of their choosing. Virtual Run/Walks allow you the flexibility to participate from home and on your own time!

Does the event take place on a specific date?

Race days takes place August 6-9, 2020. You can complete your race anytime, anywhere during race days.

Can I participate if I don't live/will not be in Chicago during race days?

Yes! Anyone, anywhere can participate in the virtual run/walk series. Participants can customize the course to best fit their local area. (Limited to United States only)

Will I receive the virtual run swag if I can't complete the race?

Yes - all registrants will receive the virtual run swag regardless of run completion. You do not need to report your race time in order to receive your swag.

How can I register?

Registration is online only. Register Now!

What is the official charity partner of the Run Your Sox Off virtual race series?

All net proceeds will benefit Chicago White Sox Charities and the Guaranteed Rate Foundation.

Chicago White Sox Charities (CWSC) is committed to making Chicago a better place to live, work and play beyond the diamond. CWSC focuses on promoting youth education and advancement, sharing the love of the game through youth baseball initiatives, assisting children and families in crisis and championing those battling cancer.

The Guaranteed Rate Foundation provides customized financial support to those working to overcome extraordinary hardships. They offer hope to those in crisis - an opportunity to stop, take a breath and begin healing.

If you have an questions about White Sox Charities, please email us at [email protected].

For any additional questions, please email us at [email protected].