Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I run or walk the challenge?
Although this year's event is an 11-hour cycling challenge, everyone is welcome to Race for Grace in their own way. Register and complete your own 11-hour challenge today.

How can my workplace get involved? 
Your workplace can get involved in the Race for Grace this year by donating to your fundraising page or coming onboard as a sponsor and dollar-matcher. Please email for further details.

Is my donation tax-deductible? 
Any donation over $2 is tax deductible. You will be issued a receipt for your donation automatically. If you have any further questions regarding your receipt please call 1800 770 122.

How do I track my fitness activity?

How to track your kilometres automatically

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  1. Download the FitbitStrava or Garmin app and set up your account
  2. Log in to your Race for Grace account.
  3. Under the heading Connect your preferred Fitness app, click your chosen app.
  4. Follow the prompts to connect your account
  5. When you next work out, select start your workout in the app on your phone. Once you end your workout, save your workout and your distance will be published to the tally on your page the following day.

If you have synced your app already but it is not working, please log in and re-connect it.

  • Fitbit: You must start an activity and save it. If no activity is logged, then your cumulative activity will sync at the end of the day. If you are having issues, try syncing through BOTH your Fitbit and the Fitbit app on your smartphone.
  • Strava: You must start your workout, stop your workout and then SAVE your workout.
  • Garmin: You must start your workout, stop your workout and then SAVE your workout.

Your tally will be updated each day with the previous day’s distances.

How to manually add your fitness activity

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Remember, you can manually add your exercise to the tally in the My Fitness Activity tab within your logged in dashboard. This is a great option if you’re using a pedometer or a different method of tracking your distances.

Follow these steps to manually add your activity:

  1. Log in to your account and select My Fitness Activity.
  2. Under Add activity, enter the required fields. Depending on the challenge this may be steps, distance and/duration.
  3. The logged activity will now appear on your fundraising page!