To ensure the safety of participants, sponsors, vendors, volunteers, staff and spectators, we're taking the Superhero Challenge to a virtual format. We may not be with you physically, but we'll be cheering you on in spirit and we're confident you can still capture the excitement of the day from the safety of your own backyard.  

Stop the hurt. Start the healing.

Help us stop the hurt and start the healing by participating in the first ever virtual Superhero Challenge


Registration is now open for the virtual Superhero Challenge allowing participants to still support CAN while building and participating in your own backyard obstacle course. 

How it works:


1. Register by Sept. 15, 2020, (to guarantee receipt of a shirt) for the CAN Superhero Challenge. Event registration closes on Thurs., Oct. 1. Your $25 registration fee gets you an official Superhero Challenge race packet featuring:

  • 2020 Superhero Challenge t-shirt (you must register by 5 p.m. on Sept. 15 to receive a race t-shirt)

  • official finisher medal

  • color-your-own race bib

  • obstacle course inspiration sheet 

  • finish line ribbon


2. Pick up your packet 

Fri., Oct. 2 from Noon - 4 p.m. or Sat., Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Child Abuse Network (2829 S. Sheridan Rd.)


3. Build your backyard obstacle course

(see the videos on this page for inspiration).


4. Record or photograph your family completing the obstacle course and share it on social media any time during the month of October tagging @childabusenetwork on facebook and/or instagram. One winner will be selected to win four free entries into next year's Superhero Challenge.