Benefitting Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama:
The 2017 Publix Charities Thin Mint Sprint 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run benefits Girl Scouting programs in southern Alabama. To learn more about GSSA, visit www.girlscoutssa.org.
NEW DATE & LOCATION:
The Publix Charities Thin Mint Sprint 5K Walk/Run and Health Expo has been rescheduled and will be held at the Langan Municipal Park on Saturday, April 8.
The 5K Run/Walk will begin at 8 AM and follow the certified 5K course (AL10001JD). The Fun Run is approximately 3/4 of a mile and will begin at 8:05 AM.
Pre-register by mail (entries should be postmarked by March 31), in person at McCoy Outdoor, Run-N-Tri, or Fleet Feet in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope until noon on March 31, or online until 4 AM April 7.
The Sleep In option:
Available to anyone who wishes to support this event, receive a T-shirt, but not participate in the walk/run. Sleep In participants may pick up their shirts at the nearest Girl Scout office after the event.
Late Registration and Packet Pickup:
Race Day packet pickup and registration and check-in will occur at the Performing Arts Pavilion from 7 AM - 7:50 AM.
Custom race awards for finishers in the following categories: Top male and female overall, top Masters, Grand Masters and walkers. Top three male and female in 15 age groups. The Girl Scout Troop with the most runners/walkers who affiliate with their troop at registration will receive an award.
Race participants will receive short-sleeved T-shirts. You must be pre-registered by March 24 to be guaranteed a shirt on race day.
Girl Scout Cookies:
Registered participants will enjoy free Thin Mints after the race!
Thin Mint Costume Contest:
Dress in your best Thin Mint costume to win our costume contest!
FREE - The Health Expo will be open from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM. The Expo will offer refreshments, entertainment and a variety of vendors promoting healthy living.