Thursday, October 4, 2012


Race pictures can now be viewed on our Facebook page. Follow this link to view them. Take a minute and pick out your photos. You can tag yourself and have the pictures appear on your wall and/or right click and save them to your computer for free. Enjoy!

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Race Day!

Congratulations to everyone who participated in the 2012 Capital City Challenge! Tri State Racer has the results posted on their website. You can see them here. Also, thank you to all our volunteers who made this race possible. We have grown in size each year and are hoping to keep that trend going into 2013. Please leave any comments, concerns, or suggestions on our website or put a post on our Facebook wall.

Friday, September 14, 2012

Packet Pickup

Please note that you can pickup your race packets at the Civic Center in front of the Convention and Visitor's Bureau tonight form 4 pm to 7 pm. Alternatively, you may get your packets after 7:30 am, race morning on Kanawha Boulevard near the starting line.

Again, thank you for registering and have a great race. We should be 200+ strong on Saturday morning, and the weather is looking lovely. Work hard tomorrow morning and stay around for food and festivities on Magic Island.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Official Rules

See this document for a list of the 2012 rules. Then, get in that last training run, ride, or row and rest up for Saturday.

Monday, September 10, 2012

It's Race Week!

Today is the deadline for registering. Get your applications in using Paypal on our 'Registration' tab.
If you have not submitted all of your participant information (name, age, sex, shirt size), please send Steve Hewitt (the race director) or me an email. We can be reached at: or If you registered through Living Social but did not submit your information to us. You can still do so by using the form on this website. Click on the 'Living Social Registration' page to do that.
Check out our 'Media' page with great coverage of the event courtesy of WCHS and The Charleston Daily Mail.
Once you have registered, you can pick up your race packet on Friday evening at the Civic Center from 4 pm to 7 pm. We will be stationed in front of the Convention and Visitor's Bureau.

Thanks for being a part of this year's event. We can't wait to see you on race day!

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Registration Deadline

Please note that you can continue to register through September 10th. The bottom of the registration form mistakenly had September 5th as the deadline. So if you're on the fence about signing up, there is still time to join us for this year's event.

Friday, August 24, 2012

Registration Price Increase

There is only one week left to register for this year's event at the normal rate of $45 for individual participants, $80 for a team of two, or $120 for a team of three. Rates will increase by $10 after August 31st, so be sure to commit before then.

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Door Prize

We are pleased to reveal one of the door prizes that will be given away after this year's race. Cabella's has donated a Spitfire 8 Emotion kayak. Pictured here is Frank Fazzolari of Family Counseling Connection (our charity partner) and Chris Walls of Cabelas. Be sure to stick around after the event for a chance at this and other great giveaways.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Living Social Deal

The Capital City Challenge is running a deal with Living Social for the next three days. If you are a solo registrant who paid through Living Social, please fill out the form in the tab labeled "Living Social Registration" to complete the process. Team registration is available for half-off on our website from August 8-10.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Anytime Fitness Discount

Our sponsor Anytime Fitness is now offering a discount on their membership rates. If you register now for the Capital City Challenge you can get a two month membership for just $42 per month, half off a security key ($24.50), and a one hour fitness consultation with a personal trainer. To claim this discount take the receipt of your Capital City Challenge Paypal purchase to Anytime Fitness in person. If you paid by check, send an email to for a confirmation that you can take to Anytime Fitness. The Capital City Challenge is less than two months away, so start getting in shape today with some help from our sponsor!