Bop to the Top

Saturday, January 19, 2019 in Indianapolis, IN at OneAmerica Tower, One American Square

  • Individual Stair climb at 8:30 AM

    » $22.00 Ages 12 and Under
    » $28.00 Ages 13 and Older
    » $25.00 Ages 12 and Under
    » $33.00 Ages 13 and Older
    » $25.00 Ages 12 and Under Race Day Registration
    » $36.00 Ages 13 and Older Race Day Registration
    Individual Stair climb Registration

  • Individual - Triple Step at 8:30 AM

    » $40.00 Registration
    » $45.00 Registration
    » $50.00 Race Day Registration
    Individual - Triple Step Registration

  • 4-Person Team - Stair climb at 8:30 AM

    » $30.00 Per Person
    » $35.00 Per Person
    » $38.00 Per Person Race Day Registration
    4-Person Team - Stair climb Registration

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About Bop to the Top

Climb the 36 floors of the OneAmerica Tower on January 19 in the 36th annual Bop to the Top stair climb, benefiting Riley Children's Foundation. Take the challenge and climb all 780 steps as an individual or as part of a 4-person team! Bring the family out, as this event is open to all ages and abilities!

We will accept RACE DAY Registration from 7:30AM to 11:30AM at the event site.

Participant Shirts

All participants will receive a Long Sleeve T-shirt upon finishing. But first, you have to BOP to the TOP!


Participants will be seeded based on a previous stair climb time or a recent 5K time, provided during registration. Seeded participants will start between 8:30AM and 11:00AM.

Single Climb

Conquer all 36 floors as an individual in the Single climb! That is 780 steps and 500 feet straight up!

Triple Step Division

Is one climb just not enough? Climb the tower 3 times and we'll add your times up for a 'Total Time'*!

You will have a 3 hour time period to complete all three climbs. Your 3 climb times are added together and do not include rest time between climbs. Triple Steppers will be seeded near the 8:30AM time slot. All triple steppers must be done by 11:30am in order to be eligible for awards.

*Triple Steppers are NOT eligible for Individual Single Climb and Team Competition awards

TEAM Competition

Get a TEAM together and do the Bop! All teams consist of 4 members with the following categories:

OPEN - Must include 4 members on a team, male or female.

FAMILY - Must consist of 4 immediate family members (Parents, children, etc.)

MASTERS - Must consist of 4 members 40 years of age or OLDER, AND at least one (1) female

CO-ED - Must include at least two (2) females

ALL-FEMALE - Must consist of 4 females

COLLEGIATE OPEN- Must consist of 4 college students, AND at least one (1) female

FIRE FIGHTERS - Must consists of 4 members of a Fire Department - male or female

Award Categories

Stick around after you're done "Bopping" for the awards ceremony at 12:30pm in the OneAmerica auditorium, located on the first floor.

---Individual Awards---
- Top 3 Individual Overall male/female finishers in the Single and Triple Step climbs
- Top 3 finishers in each division - Big Guy (200 lbs), Big Big Guy (225 lbs), Big Big Big Guy (250 lbs+), Athena (female-165 lbs+)

---Team Awards---
- Top 3 teams - Open, Family, Masters, Co-Ed, All-Female, Collegiate Open, and Fire Fighters

---Age-Group Awards---
8 and under, 9-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85 and above

---Top fundraiser for Riley Hospital for Children---

Pre-Race Packet Pick Up

Get your packet early and avoid the lines on raceday!

Date: Friday, January 18
Location: To be determined
Time: To be determined

Individual / Corporate Fundraising for Team Riley

Bop to the Top is proud to support Riley Hospital for Children! In the 35 year history of this event, Tuxedo Brothers has raised over $750,000 for this wonderful cause! For 2019, we have set our fundraising goal to $15,000!

If you are interested in collecting donations for Riley Hospital for Children, you can set up a personal or corporate fundraising page. Collect donations from your friends, family or co-workers by creating an online giving page HERE.. The Riley Children's Foundation receives 100% of funds raised by individuals and teams who set up fundraising pages, so please consider the difference you can make in a child's life!

You can also bring your donations to the event site on January 19th. If you bring cash or checks, please fill out and bring the pledge form below with you on January 19.

IMPORTANT: Creating OR joining a Team Fundraising page through Team Riley DOES NOT REGISTER YOU FOR THE EVENT! You must still complete this process through

For a pledge form, click HERE.


Park your vehicle for FREE in the garage or surface lot, located directly north of the OneAmerica Tower, between Capitol Avenue and Illinois Street.


If you have any questions you can check out the event page or e-mail us at!

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