Trek to Breck

As part of the 33rd Annual The Hartford Virtual Ski Spectacular, we want you to help us Trek the 1,995 miles between Hartford, Connecticut and Breckenridge, Colorado! Join a community of hundreds of athletes, volunteers, coaches, and adaptive sports staff who are committing to move at least 1 mile from November 25-December 2. You can Run, Push, Walk, Swim, Handcycle, Ski, or Paddle. No matter how you move you can join the MOVEment and help us reach our goal!

Challenge yourself to get outside and participate as an individual or get your friends and family to join the movement by participating as a team! The team with the most creative name will win a Move United Prize. Enter your team name during registration.

Need another motivation to get moving? Anyone who completes one mile of Trek to Breck and provides a $10 donation will be entered into a Prize Drawing for the prizes below, including a free trip to the 2021 The Hartford Ski Spectacular in Breckenridge, Colorado.

How Does it Work?

  1. Register for The Hartford Ski Spectacular and complete the Trek to Breck Registration. Review the FAQs for instructions on how to register for other parts of The Hartford Ski Spectacular at the same time.
  2. Want to be entered into the Prize Drawing for the exciting prizes below? Don’t forget to provide your $10 donation to Move United during registration!
  3. All Adaptive Athletes will be entered into the drawing whether they provide a donation or not.
  4. If you don’t have one already, create a Strava account.
  5. Join the Move United Strava Club.
  6. Get Moving! You can run, walk, roll, or Adapt At Home; all that matters is that you Move.
  7. Upload your workouts to Strava between November 25 – December 2 to help us get to Breck!
  8. Check the leaderboard and keep Moving!re


Grand Prize (1 Available)

Trip for one person to the 2021 The Hartford Ski Spectacular

1st Prize (2 Available)

2020-2021 Epic Local Season Pass

2nd Prize (2 Available)

Three Night Stay at Beaver Run Resort in Breckenridge, Colorado

3rd Prize (1 Available)

Ski Basics Swag Pack – Helmet, Goggles & Move United Winter Gear

Most Creative Team Name

Come up with a fun team name and you can win a Move United Prize Package

Complete at least one mile of movement from November 25 – December 2 and then donate $10 to Move United during registration for an entry to win exciting prizes. Prize Drawing winners will be announced at the Virtual Closing Banquet on December 3, and winners will be notified by email within 3 days of the drawing.

* Move United is approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(C)(3) tax-exempt organization, and all donations are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law. Our Federal Identification Number is #94-6174016.

Trek to Breck Prize Drawing is limited to residents of the United States, including the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. All adaptive athletes will be entered into the prize drawing whether they provide the $10 donation or not. Visit the FAQ section for the full Terms & Conditions.

Read Full Prize Details & Restrictions

Share your Movement

Cheer on the #SkiSpec community as the miles come in on our Strava page, and be sure to share pics of your journey. Here are some images and a sweet race bib to get you started sharing.

 I'm Taking the Trek to Breck!       I'm taking the Trek to Breck

      Show everone how many miles you've pledged!

Got questions? We’ve got answers!

What activities count towards participation?
Can I participate with friends and family?
Can I register for Trek to Breck & Ski Spec at the Same Time?
When do I need to record my miles?
How do I create a Strava account?
How can I make sure my miles count towards the Trek to Breck activity?
How do I find the Move United Strava Club?
Why aren't my activities showing up on the leaderboard?
I don't have a GPS-enabled device. Can I still Trek to Breck?
Can I enter the Prize Drawing more than once?
Will there be any race day swag?
Why are you trekking from Hartford to Breckenridge?
Is my donation tax deductible?
Still have questions?