Thin Mint Sprint
The 2017 Publix Charities Thin Mint Sprint 5K Run/Walk
Join us for a great Saturday morning! The Thin Mint Sprint 5K Run/Walk, Fun Run, and Health Expo will be held April 8 at Langan Municipal Park in Mobile. Free Thin Mints, health living presentations, entertainment, refreshments, fun, and more!
Location: The Publix Charities Thin Mint Sprint 5K Walk/Run and Health Expo will be held at Langan Municipal Park on Saturday, April 8.
Course: 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-registration: Pre-register by mail (entries should be postmarked by March 31), or 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.
Awards: 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.
Shirts: 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: Thin Mint Costume Contest: Dress in your best Thin Mint costume to win our costume contest!
Health Expo - 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.
Health Expo Vendors: Present your goods and services to participants and their families who are striving for a life of health living. Register to exhibit.
Sponsorships Available! Help us support girls in southern Alabama! We are currently seeking event sponsors. Please click here for sponsorship package and contact Melinda Stallworth or (251) 344-3330 ext 2802 for additional information.