Run Wild to reconnect with nature and keep in mind why mountain ecosystems are value defending! This yr you’ll be racing towards Gaia, a mountain lion residing within the Pacific Northwest. As she roams her territory between September 24 – October 3, we’ll be monitoring the gap she covers every day. As you log actions through the problem, see how far you’ve gone as compared. Be a part of the problem and see for those who can sustain!

As you take part in Run Wild, you’ll study extra in regards to the human affect on wild areas and what we are able to do to raised protect and shield the mountains for us all. Adidas athlete Timothy Olson, who not too long ago ran the quickest identified time on the Pacific Crest Path, will share his recommendations on path working, connecting with nature, and the best way to responsibly recreate within the outside.

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Run Wild 2021 Companions

We imagine unconventional collaborations are wanted to deliver the urgency of environmental motion to the eye of individuals worldwide.Thanks to our companions United Nations Atmosphere Programme and S.P.E.C.I.E.S. for supporting Run Wild 2021. Be taught extra about how UNEP’s present initiatives assist stop, halt, and reverse the degradation of ecosystems worldwide and the way S.P.E.C.I.E.S. is working to guard the world’s native carnivore populations—a species that’s key in general ecosystem well being.

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The UN Atmosphere Programme is the main world voice on the surroundings. It offers management and encourages partnership in caring for the surroundings by inspiring, informing and enabling nations and peoples to enhance their high quality of life with out compromising that of future generations. UNEP works with governments, the non-public sector, civil society and with different UN entities and worldwide organizations internationally. Learn extra in regards to the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration and the way UNEP is working to forestall, halt, and reverse the degradation of ecosystems worldwide or the Vanishing Treasures programme that goals to guard endangered and iconic mountain species such because the snow leopard, Royal Bengal tiger or mountain gorilla.

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S.P.E.C.I.E.S’. mission is to make sure the viability, variety, and integrity of the world’s threatened, endangered, and declining native carnivore populations and communities [Order Carnivora] and their prey; mitigate threats to their future survival; and restore their half to the wholesome functioning and integrity of the planet’s ecosystems. Be taught extra about their initiatives and donate to their efforts right here.

Timothy Allen Olson 

Timothy Olson is the two-time winner and former document holder of the Western States 100 Mile race, with quite a few different ultra-running wins. Timothy enjoys lengthy runs up mountains, difficult his physique, thoughts, and spirit. He finds inspiration within the land, timber, mountains, and wildlife, connecting with them on the run, feeling their vitality, permitting him to run wild and free. He believes that by being linked to our earth and residing consciously and mindfully, we are able to create vibrations to encourage particular person and collective steps to heal, care and nurture our surroundings and ourselves.

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Web of Elephants was based in 2017 in Nairobi by Nationwide Geographic Fellow Gautam Shah to create enjoyable and significant connections between people and wildlife. With a mission to make animals like Uuliin the snow leopard, Chili the gibbon, and Mtweturia the elephant as well-known as Beyoncé, Neymar, and Jon Snow, Web of Elephants needs to vary the best way wildlife conservation is supported right now.

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An excessive amount of of life now occurs indoors, affecting well being, happiness, and creativity. That’s why, because the creator model within the outside, we imagine being outside is the answer. Run, bike, hike, or climb – combining greater than 50 years of built-in know-how, our adidas TERREX and 5 Ten merchandise take you from nature to city with out compromising efficiency and elegance. At adidas TERREX we deliver folks to the outside, and the outside to the town. As a result of via sport, now we have the ability to vary lives.

Our Collaboration Companions

As all the time, you should utilize lots of your favourite devices and apps to take part in Run Wild, and we’ve obtained a ton of cool collaboration companions supporting this years’ problem! Discover extra data about our collaboration companions (and some particular gives they’re offering for Run Wild members) under!

Run Wild FAQ


GoPro frees folks to have fun the second, inspiring others to do the identical. From cameras to apps and equipment, every thing we do is geared that will help you seize life as you reside it, share the expertise and cross on the stoke. We imagine that sharing our experiences makes them extra significant and far more enjoyable. Be a part of Run Wild and get the possibility to win one of many three Run Wild Working toolkits with our HERO9 Black, 3-Approach 2.0, Stash and Alpenglow!


Kinomap is an interactive coaching app for indoor biking, working and rowing. It’s the world’s largest geolocated video sharing platform, with hundreds of movies from one of the best tracks around the globe. They pair to your tools and reply to the inclines and resistance seen within the video in your display. By becoming a member of RunWild you’ll get 2 months of Kinomap Premium Membership free! Discover the low cost code in your affirmation electronic mail after you register for the problem!


Health begins with what you eat. Take management of your targets. Monitor energy, break down components, and log actions with MyFitnessPal.  


For most of the runners within the Polar neighborhood, nature and wildlife are the essence of working. We’ve all seen pictures of habitat loss and deforestation or learn in regards to the urgency of saving endangered species… As such, we need to shield our planet in order that we are able to maintain working wild sooner or later as nicely. We assist not solely sports activities efficiency and more healthy life-style, but in addition a extra sustainable future. We’re excited to affix Run Wild 2021 and to be making a distinction in wildlife safety. You may also contribute to the Run Wild Problem utilizing your Polar machine. In case you haven’t already performed so, right here is the best way to join your accounts. Don’t have a Polar watch but? Try the Polar Grit X which incorporates a light-weight design with military-standard sturdiness. Get 15% off POLAR Grit X with the code POLARWILD21. The supply is legitimate from September 13 – October 4 2021 and solely in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Eire, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, and US. 

Suda Out of doors

Suda Out of doors promotes contact with nature via outside sports activities, offering an app the place all of the neighborhood interacts and shares useful data to go exterior.They imagine our world will probably be a greater place if everybody skilled the outside. Individuals can be more healthy, happier and turn out to be extra aware on the subject of defending nature.

The Conqueror Problem

Make each mile rely by taking over certainly one of The Conqueror’s digital challenges. Earn superior, actual medals for each problem you full. Challenges vary from 21 miles to over 2,000 miles and take you thru a number of the most well-known areas on earth. Get your 20% low cost in your most popular Conqueror Digital Problem by becoming a member of RunWild. Individuals in eligible international locations can discover the low cost code of their affirmation electronic mail after registering for the problem! 

How you can Run Wild: Which Actions Depend?

All working, treadmill, strolling, mountaineering, digital working, and path working actions within the adidas Working app rely towards the completion of this problem. Make sure to comply with your native laws relating to COVID-19. Be a part of the problem within the app!

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