THE GREAT AMAZiNG RACE Central Kansas 1M/5k for adults & kids grades k-12
- Sports & Fitness
- Central Riverside Park , Wichita kansas
GREAT AMAZING ADVENTURE RACE for YOUTH / CLEVELAND
Saturday, June 30, 2012 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
Early Registration has been Extended!
New Race Saturday, June 30!
ABOUT THE EVENT
Are you looking for a fun and memory making activity to do with your family? Then this race is for you! Kids team up with a parent, grandparent, sibling or mentor and compete in a series of fun challenges patterned after the show The Amazing Race. Whether you run, jog or walk, it'll be an experience you will never forget! It’s more fun than a 5K!
“Thank you for your time and what an awesome day my son and I had. My son could not stop talking about it and thanking me for taking him! I truly appreciate the work you and your team are doing, it has made memories that will last a lifetime.”
Touring all NFL cities in 2012. The top 25 teams, from every city race, qualify for the National Championship Race and a chance to win $2,000
Teams of two (adult/kid or kid/kid), one or both participants must be kid in grade 1-12. Kindergarten and Pre-K are allowed if paired with an adult. Payments can be made online or by check made payable to Flying Colors Sports, 7858 Red Fox Drive, West Chester OH 45069 at www.GreatAmazingRace.com.
Start Time: 1:00 pm. Race packets available for pick up starting at 12:15.
Fast Forward Tokens (aka Time Savers) can be purchased at any time prior to the start of the race. (1 minute for every $5.00 submitted, up to 4 min.)
Modeled after the television show, this rain or shine event pits teams of two against other teams in a series of up to 8 fun-filled challenges across a one mile cross country course. Clue cards instruct the teams to complete a task (game, relay, obstacle course, etc.) before proceeding to the next challenge station. How well you work as a team is the most essential ingredient to winning the race! The team that finishes with the fastest overall time is the winner. Contestants should be prepared to get a little dirty and wet – it’s part of the fun!
Recreation pace (those who prefer to walk or jog at a leisure pace) or Competitive pace (those who prefer to run and complete more challenging tasks).
Spectators are allowed to tag along for free and take photos for the scrapbook.
Special awards are given to the winners of each division (determined by grade of youngest team member): Grades 1-6 Division and Grades 7-12 Division.
The Great Amazing Race series supports the 30-MINUTES-A-DAY academic initiative, a national program that promotes daily family engagement in three home activities (physical exercise, reading a book and healthy eating) that have the power to improve student’s academic performance and family quality of life. We recognize that it is hard to have success at school without a solid foundation at home!
BECOME A SPONSOR: We offer corporate and business copportunities that include many exciting exposure possibilites for your company. Click here for more information.
VOLUNTEER & RACE FOR FREE: Volunteer and you will receive a free team entry for friends or family members to participate in the race. You can also receive community service hours. Must be 15 or older. Click here for more informaton.
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