DEKA is an indoor fitness competition featuring 10 functional fitness zones preceded by a 500-meter run, 5k in total. DEKA is fitness gamified and designed for all levels. No matter your background or experience, DEKA will help you set your baseline so you can train with a purpose.
We have 4 different heat types:
Open Heat: open to all levels of fitness
Competitive Heat: eligible for Age Group recognition
Elite Heat: eligible for prizing*
Team Division: teams of 2 (Female, Male, & Co-Ed) divide and conquer the DEKA FIT Arena.
* May be reassigned to Competitive Heat based on Elite Heat Capacity
Address:Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA , 60611
Parking:Parking is available at Navy Pier.
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- DEKA FIT Finisher Medal
- DEKA FIT Finisher T-shirt
- Free Professional Photos
- Cold Bottle of PWR LIFT
- Your DEKA FIT Mark on the Global Leaderboard
- Bragging Rights
DEKA FIT Teams4:00pm-5:00pm
What to expect
Plan to arrive an hour before your start time. This gives you plenty of time to park, pick up your registration packet and get warmed up.
What to Bring
Your ID, Confirmation Email with QR Code, Hydration and Nutrition.
Your biggest fans are able to attend free of charge, but please make sure they bring a signed waiver with them. These will be collected before entering the venue.
Elite prize money
Top3 Male and Female Finishers Receive
- First place $1000
- Second place $500
- Third place $250
“DEKA has been a game changer for my fitness. The workouts made me stronger, the competitions brought my motivation to a new level.”
“I love how DEKA truly tests my physical AND mental fitness, all while putting me in a competitive atmosphere. The energy of the other athletes pushing themselves helps motivate you to give it everything you’ve got! Whether you’re beginner, intermediate, or advanced- it’s you VS. you out there… nothing like DEKA!”
“DEKA FIT was an amazing experience for me. The training leading up to the event with my gym community and the extra support of the DEKA staff helped me accomplish my goals. After it was all said and done, I really do feel proud of myself and can’t wait for the next one!”
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