Thin Mint Sprint and Samoa Family Fun Fest - 9/20/14


Saturday, September 20  

Stillman Valley, IL

Benefitting Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois




New this Year: Samoa Fun Fest! Bib Tag Timing!


Click here to register for all Thin Mint Sprint Events and the Samoa Fun Fest! *

*Online registration closes Thursday, September 18, 2014, at noon for the run and walk events and at 11:30 p.m. for the Samoa Fun Fest.  You can still register by either downloading the paper registration form and emailing it with your credit card info to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ,  going to one of the Girl Scout Service Centers, at packet pick up at the Rockford Service Center until 6:00 p.m. Friday, or at Walk-In Registration at the event on Saturday – just be sure to get there about 45 minutes before the start of the event you want to participate in.


Click here to Volunteer at the 10th Annual Thin Mint Sprint! 


Thin Mint Sprint

  • 9:00 a.m. start
  • Rockford Road Runners Circuit Race
  • Splits at every mile
  • 5-mile course
  • Challenging course on country roads
  • Bib tag timed event
  • Participants receive T-shirts (guaranteed if registered by 8/01/14).


Tough Cookie Trail Run

Presented by: Mulford Dental Group, Ltd. 

  • 7:30 a.m. start
  • Rockford Road Runners Circuit Race
  • Approximately 4-mile-long course
  • Challenging course on camp trails (dirt paths and loose gravel)
  • Bib tag timed event
  • Participants receive T-shirts (guaranteed if registered by 8/01/14).

2-Mile Family Fun Walk/Run

  • 9:15 a.m. start
  • Open to all ages. (Awards for entrants aged 18 and under.)
  • Runners will have the option to be bib tag timed; walkers will not.
  • Participants receive T-shirts (guaranteed if registered by 8/01/14).


Do the Double

  • Participate in both the Tough Cookie Trail Run and the 8K Thin Mint Sprint
  • Approximately 9-Mile event
  • Bib tag timed event


Samoa Fun Fest

  • 10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
  •  Fun, hands-on activities throughout camp. Tie-dye your race shirt (or bring one to tie-dye), stomp rockets, archery, corn maze, and much more, plus food vendors! The cost is $10 per car, with one person per seatbelt, or $5 per person (if driving alone).

Registration/Packet Pick-Up

Friday, September 19, 3–6 p.m.
Rockford Service Center, 2820 McFarland Road, Rockford, IL 61107
Saturday, September 20, Camp McCormick

  •  6–7 a.m.: Tough Cookie Trail Run and Do the Double
  • 6–8:30 a.m.: 8K Thin Mint Sprint and 2-Mile Family Fun Walk/Run



Awards will be presented following each event
Division prizes given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.

8K Thin Mint Sprint and Tough CookieTrail Run
Male/Female Age Group Divisions
0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49,50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70-74, 75+
2-Mile Family Fun Walk/Run
Boy and Girl Age Group Divisions
0-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, and 17-18
Masters Awards for 1st Place: Male/Female


Other Information

  • You must check in at least 30 minutes prior to the start of your registered event.
  • Water and medical aid on-site
  • Goodie bags available (while supplies last)
  • Door prizes available (while supplies last)
  • Refreshments
  • No dogs, strollers, bicycles, or skates allowed
  • Event held rain or shine. NO REFUNDS.


Marathon Patch Program

Challenge yourself! Walk, run, or jog the number of miles necessary so that, when added to your Thin Mint Sprint event, will total 26 miles of activity. If under 18 years old, please have an adult sign off on your miles. A Thin Mint Sprint patch will be given to anyone who participates in the Marathon Patch Program.

Download the running log HERE and complete the appropriate amount of miles required prior to the race. Turn in your running log when checking into the event to receive your patch.


Click here to download a registration form!



A big thank you to all of our sponsors for making this event possible!


2014 TMS Sponsors Cluster