Sprint n’ Splash 2015

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Get ready for the event that will blow your summer out of the water!

GEOMEER Charitable Society and Aspen Gardens Community League are coming together to host Sprint n’ Splash 2015–Edmonton’s FIRST ever water run! Round up your friends and family, grab your swimsuit, and prepare yourself for a day of epic water challenges in a race to the finish line.

GEOMEER Sprint n’ Splash Brochure

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A happy participant from last year’s race!

WHEN:

Saturday, June 6, 2015
5K Water Fight Challenge: 10:15 a.m.
5K Family Fun Run: 10:30 a.m.

WHERE:

Aspen Community League
12015-39A Avenue
Edmonton, AB
T6J 6P7

WHAT:

5K Water Fight Challenge:

This race involves individual registration, but you can definitely run the route with your friends! The registration fee includes the cost of water blasters that race runners will use to navigate through “Splash Zones” through out the route. Each Splash Zone will involve water challenges that will put their aim, speed, and agility to the test.

***This race is suitable for kids 7+ years old. Children registered should be able to run/walk while carrying a watergun. No strollers.***

5K Family Fun Run:

The Family Fun Run is a non-competitive walk/run for the whole family with a smallers (optional) water component that’s friendly on the little ones. Each family team must consist of a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 6 members. The registration fee for this race DOES NOT include the cost of a water blaster.

 

Geomeer Charitable Chase

Geomeer Charitable Chase 2014

 

After dashing across the finish line, participants of both events can look forward to music, delicious food, and fun activities, such as field activities, bouncy castles, dance performances and more! Sprint n’ Splash is open to all ages, and the proceeds from the race will go towards GEOMEER’s charitable campaigns: including Helping Hampers & Suit Up! These projects provide significant support to families in the local community.

 

TO REGISTER please visit:

https://www.events.runningroom.com/site/?raceId=11474

 

VISIT our facebook page at:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1603063093259067/

 

Approximate Schedule:

  • 8:00am – 10am
    • Onsite Registration & Late Race Package Pick-up
  • 10:15am
    • 5K Family Fun Run
  • 10:30am
    • 5K Water Challenge Run
  • 12:00pm – 3pm
    • BBQ Lunch/ Activities*/ Door Prizes / Music

*Activities are family friendly, but are also geared towards participants of all ages. Stay tuned to our facebook page for more information!

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GEOMEER Charitable Society recognizes that youth are the leaders of today, not just tomorrow. Based out of Edmonton, Alberta, GEOMEER strives to eliminate poverty by mentoring students and empowering students them to connect with families in their community. Since 2009, students from all over Alberta have actively led GEOMEER’s initiatives, exposing them to the reality of poverty and building strong communities in the process. With over 40,000 youth participating, GEOMEER has raised over $1,000,000 and provided support to hundreds of local families in need. GEOMEER’s campaigns have included the participation of approximately 40,000 youth and provided approximately $1,000,000 worth of support to hundreds of local families in need.