Train Like A Martian Rewards and Prizes The Mars Generation
So you have decided to join our Train Like A Martian Challenge May 22-26 2017 to help spread the word about the importance of space, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) education and physical fitness. It’s a fun way to spread this important message to kids and adults and bring more people into our community here at The Mars Generation.

We have prize opportunities for everyone! So make sure you sign up here the challenge to qualify for our prize drawings. (scroll to bottom of page to see prize and rewards information)

How Do You Get Rewards And/Or Win Prizes?

We have several ways to earn cool rewards and/or win prizes. Remember to sign up now (fill out the form above) to qualify for prizes and follow the rules below to be entered for a chance to win!

Pre-Event May 15-May 21, 2017 – Daily Prize Drawings 

  • When: May 15-May 21 2017
  • Who: Everyone who helps spread the word about the #TrainLikeAMartian challenge during this time is entered into a daily prize drawing.
  • Prizes include: TMG patches, TMG magnets, TMG pins, TMG keychains, Astronaut Abby patches and more!
  • How To Enter:  Every time you share our event in Twitter, Instagram and Facebook with the following information you are entered (you can enter up to 6 times per day), make sure you include:
    1. #TrainLikeAMartian hashtag
    2. Train Like A Martian website information page: http://www.themarsgeneration.org/train-like-a-martian/
    3. Call to action such as: “Join me” or “I challenge you to #TrainLikeAMartian”

***Make sure to sign up using the form above so that you qualify for prizes!

We have pre-written social media messages and images ready for you to use just click here to download. 

Train Like A Martian Challenge May 22-May 26, 2017 – Daily Prize Drawings 

  • When: May 22-26 2017
  • Who: Everyone who participates in the #TrainLikeAMartian challenge as either a crew member sharing photos of their participation or sharing calls to donate to TMG using the #TrainLikeAMartian hashtag and also tags The Mars Generation on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google+.
  • Prizes include: TMG patches, Astronaut Abby patches, Love to Mars art print, TMG pin and keychain and more!
  • How To Enter: During the week long challenge every time share a photo/video (videos get double entries) of yourself or others participating in the challenge and/or share a donation call to action on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook with the following information you are entered (you can enter up to 8 times per day), make sure you include:
    1. #TrainLikeAMartian hashtag
    2. Train Like A Martian website information page:
    3. Tell us what you are doing in photo or ask people to donate.

***Make sure to sign up using the form above so that you qualify for prizes!

We have pre-written social media messages and images ready for you to use just click here to download. 

Rewards For Donating and/or Fundraising

You can donate directly to TMG and earn these rewards or setup a fundraising page here and raise funds to earn these rewards. The top fundraiser will win a TMG Jacket!

  • When: May 1-26 2017 (rewards will be given for all funds raised during this period or personal donations made)
  • Who: Anyone who donates 0r setups up an individual fundraising page and reaches the specific reward amount for each prize
  • Rewards Include:
    • Ground Control: Raise or donate $25 or more to receive Love to Mars art print.
    •  Launch Pad: Raise or donate $50 or more to receive the newly released Astronaut Abby patch. You will also receive all lower rewards.
    • Rocket Fuel: Raise or donate $75 or more to receive a newly released TMG logo pin. You will also receive all lower rewards.
    • Blast OFF: Raise or donate $100 or more to receive the newly released TMG logo keychain and receive all lower rewards.
    • Lower Orbit: Raise or donate $150 or more to receive a TMG logo t-shirt and all lower rewards.
    • Deep Space: Raise or donate $250 or more to receive a TMG logo sweatshirt and all lower rewards.
    • Asteroid Visit: Raise or donate $500 or more to receive a TMG logo coffee mug and two pounds TMG Get Your Roast To Mars Coffee and receive all lower rewards.
    • Moon Travel: Raise or donate $1000 or more to receive a private Google+ Hangout Session with Astronaut Abby! Also receive all lower rewards.
    • Mars Or Bust: Raise or donate $5000 or more to have Astronaut Abby speak at your corporate, school or community event. This is subject to availability and event must be in the continental U.S.  **Any speaking requests outside continental U.S. will be subject to transportation and room and board fees for Abby and one guest and is subject to availability. Please contact [email protected] to discuss details.  

We will be awarding a TMG patch jacket to the Top fundraiser and will also be giving 1 TMG patch jacket away as part of a prize drawing for all donors.

  • How to Earn Rewards: Sign up with the form above for the challenge and donate here or setup a personal fundraiser page and raise funds. All donations and funds raised from May 1 to end of the challenge will count towards earning rewards.