Early Bird Discount Ends Soon!

The Great American Fitness Challenge returns to Atlanta with the  2017 Mid-East Regional at Georgia Tech.  The events extend nationally to regions throughout the United States. No matter what your fitness level, the goal of these events is to encourage a healthy, fit lifestyle for everyone. Each of the regional Challenges will be held in a unique venue celebrating the local flavor of the community.

Register before April 1 to get the EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT ($40)!

  • OPEN TO ALL Men and women at any fitness level
  • The “LAND” Challenge features field body weight exercises (timed push-ups, pull-ups and sit-ups) and the awesome weighted-vest “Ranger 5K”.
  • The “SEA” Challenge features a 500 meter swim (breast stroke or “Combat Stroke” recommended) followed by field body weight exercises (timed push-ups, pull-ups and sit-ups) and a 1.5 mile timed run around E. Roe Stamps Field.
  • We call it Special Operations because we use the Physical Standards Test (PST) used by two of America’s elite Military Special Operations Forces.
  • T-Shirts, medals, trophies. Reserve a slot (they fill up!).
  • Entry Fee: $50
  • Under 18: $30
  • LOCATION: Georgia Tech’s Campus Recreation Center’s including the Coach Herb McAuley Aquatic Center.

HOW IT WORKS: LAND CHALLENGE

LAND CHALLENGE

BrainBox Navy SEALs Physical Event - Great American Fitness Challenge

FIRST, PUSH-UPS (timed)

REST – SHORT TIMED BREAK

NEXT, SIT UPS (timed)

REST – SHORT TIMED BREAK

PULL-UPS - Go for the MAX

REST AND GET READY

BrainBox Navy SEALs Physical Event - Great American Fitness Challenge

3.1 MILE WEIGHTED VEST, timed run... AND

SCORE!

HOW IT WORKS: SEA CHALLENGE

SEA CHALLENGE

FIRST, 500M SWIM

REST - SHORT TIMED BREAK

PUSH-UPS (TIMED)

REST - SHORT TIMED BREAK

NEXT, SIT-UPS (TIMED)

REST - SHORT TIMED BREAK

PULL-UPS - GO FOR THE MAX

REST AND GET READY

BrainBox Navy SEALs Physical Event - Great American Fitness Challenge

1.5 MILE RUN ... AND

SCORE!

Atlanta Start Times
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LAND Start Times
7:00a – 13 slots left
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10:00a – 12 slots left
SEA Start Times
10:00a – 13 slots left
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4:00p – 14 slots left

Register early to reserve your preferred slot.

Georgia Tech, April 22.

Training for the SEA challenge? Your score is calculated based on how you perform for each event. Train tough and track your results using the PST calculator on the link to the right.

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Complete the challenge and receive a white shirt. Some will excel at the challenge and receive a Red shirt. A select few will rise above and earn the honor of wearing an ELITE FINISHERS Blue Shirt. What color will you be awarded at the finish line? 

The top three finishers in each age group for men and women will be awarded a Great American Fitness Challenge Champions Medal. Train Tough and come ready to beat the fittest of the fit. 

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