Mark Your Calendars for May 20th

7 Athletic Challenges, 1 Goal: Raise Funds for CLT Kids.

Join forces with a partner and push your limits for the benefit of local special needs kids through the CLT Foundation.

The 2023 event will consist of a minimum fundraising goal of $1,250 per team and seven challenging athletic events, including a one mile run, 500 meter row, pull-ups, dips, vertical jump, and two surprise events.

The Charlotte Heptathlon Action Shot
$750,000+
Raised since inception
100+
Lives changed
Why Join

Get in shape and make an impact for Charlotte area kids

Founded in 2015, the Charlotte Heptathlon is the premier athletic fundraising competition in the Greater Charlotte region. This year, proceeds from the event will go directly toward changing the lives of special needs kids and kids with life-altering medical circumstances through the CLT Foundation.

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Charlotte Heptathlon

The Charlotte Heptathlon offers our sponsors the opportunity to showcase their business to a concentrated group of successful, community-minded individuals primarily from the financial services industry. When you sign up to sponsor a team, you get to:

Support local kids who are having medical challenges
Get in the best shape of your life
Participate with local businesses and have a blast

Watch to learn how The Changing Lives Foundation is making a difference in children's lives in our local community.

Where Does Your Money Go?

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The Changing Lives Foundation’s mission is to “To enrich and change the lives of special needs kids and kids with life-altering medical circumstances."  As a Foundation, they partner with similar charities, host events, create experiences for kids, provide educational scholarships and make financial donations to other charities.

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Do You Have What it Takes?

The strongest and fastest local professionals coming together - all for a great cause

The Competitors

The Charlotte Heptathlon is open to all men and women who enjoy athletic competition and are passionate about our mission and raising money for local charity.

A majority of our competitors are successful professionals in Charlotte’s financial services industry. This includes senior professionals at commercial banks, investment managers and investment banks, but also participants from local technology and business or professional service firms who serve the financial industry.

By channeling the competitive nature of the financial industry’s participants for good, our event seeks to capitalize on the indelible impact this industry has made on the Greater Charlotte region.

The Competition

The 2023 Charlotte Heptathlon will be on May 20th and consist of fundraising and 7 athletic events designed to test the speed, agility, strength and endurance of our competitors. Teams of 2 athletes will compete and receive a composite score for their results versus the rest of the field. Overall and age-bracketed winners will be crowned at both the team and individual levels.

  • The number one goal is fundraising for special needs kids in our community!
  • Capped at 150 participants
  • Entry fee of $150 per individual and minimum required fund raise goal of $1,250 per team
  • Professionally produced athletic competition, rain or shine
  • Athletic events designed to be challenging to the serious athlete while remaining approachable for all competitors. The 2023 event will include a one mile run, 500m row, pull-ups, vertical jump, dips, and two surprise events!
  • Fund raising excellence can improve a team’s composite score in the competition
Our 2023 SPONSORS

Amazing partners that move our cause forward

Presenting Sponors

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

In-Kind Sponsors

Join us and help change lives in our local area.

Our 2023 SPONSORS

Amazing partners that move our cause forward

Presenting Sponors

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

In-Kind Sponsors