Run for Stuff 2.0 brings all new local partners and ways to reward yourself for staying active
Learn more about our new features by reading our FAQs below
Frequently Asked Questions
Gift Stops are our special partnered locations where our players can redeem only 10 Activity Points for rewards such as free stuff, discounts, Gold AP and keys. Get a gift by finding a Gift Stop location on Run for Stuff’s map and use the app to scan the sticker placed by the front door.
2.0 has just launched and will be coming to your city soon! Click here to sign up to get an alert when Gift Stops are available near you!
Activity Points (AP) are earned from your daily activity. Your steps are counted whether you walk, run, bike, swim or more, as long as you have your phone, FitBit or Apple Watch on you. The more you move, the more you earn!
Make sure you enable Apple Health on iOS or Google Fit on Android. Also, ensure you’ve allowed the following permissions:
Enable Location and Google Fit
Enable steps and distance with Apple Health, Location Data, and Notifications. If you are still experiencing issues, please contact our Support Team here.
You need 200 steps to earn one Activity Point.
Activity Points (AP) can be used to get discounts, enter giveaways and free stuff from our online partners. You can see all the ways to redeem through our in-app Run for Stuff Reward shop. AP can also be used to scan Gift Stops and earn more rewards such as local discounts, free stuff, and more.
Gold AP (Activity Points) can be used for upcoming premium rewards.
Keys are used for unlocking hidden virtual chests that contain extra rare booty! Click here to sign up to get an alert when a chest is dropped near you.
Sure can! In your Run for Stuff app, go to Settings > Fitness Tracking > Link a FitBit
Yup! It will link automatically since our app syncs with Apple Health.
Visit one of our Gift Stop locations and use your Activity Points to scan for a reward. You will have the chance to win free stuff and discounts from our partners, Gold AP, or keys!
In the Run for Stuff app, click the top left corner of your home page (Rewards). This will open up your RFS wallet.
No, the app tracks your steps in the background and only syncs with the server (Apple Health and Google Fit) when you open the app.
Nope! Run for Stuff only syncs your steps when you open the app, conserving your battery power. Your steps will be tracked automatically through Apple Health and Google Fit even when the app is closed.
Once you activate your gift card you will only have 5 minutes to use your reward! Make sure that you are at the right location first. Click on the Gift Card in your RFS wallet to activate it and then show it to the cashier at the store!
We will send an email to the email you have set up with us. We never reveal winners private information to other users.
Go to your Run for Stuff app and click Settings > Change email
Please send us a message here with the unique ID or screenshot of your reward!
Please ensure you have updated to the latest version of Run for Stuff. If you are still experiencing problems, please leave a detailed message with our support team here.
We track the location of the last Gift Stop that you scanned to prevent bots from abusing the system and stealing rewards from our players. We do not keep record of any paths you take or any other previous locations.
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