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Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois is proud to announce Thin Mint Sprint 2013! The running event of the season will be held at Camp McCormick on Saturday, September 21. Thin Mint Sprint includes five races all of which, you can register for on active.com:

 

  • 8K Thin Mint Sprint (5 Miles)
    • 9:00 a.m. start
    • Rockford Road Runners Circuit Race
    • Splits at every mile
    • 5-mile Course
    • Challenging course on country roads
    • Chip-Timed Event
    • Participants receive DryBlend T-shirts (guaranteed if registered by 09/03/2013)
  • Tough Cookie Trail Run presented by: Mulford Dental Group, LTD. (Approx. 4 Miles)
    • 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)
    • Chip-Timed Event
    • Participants receive DryBlend T-shirts (guaranteed if registered by 09/03/2013)
  • 2-Mile Family Fun Walk / Run
    • 9:15 a.m. start
    • 2-MileWalk/Run open to all ages (awards for ages 18 years old and under)
    • Runners will have the option to be Chip-Timed, walkers will not
    • Participants receive DryBlend T-shirts (guaranteed if registered by 09/03/2013)
  • Do the Double (Approx. 9 Miles)
    • Participate in both the Tough Cookie Trail Run and the 8K Thin Mint Sprint
    • Approximately 9-Mile event
    • Chip-Timed Event
    • Participants receive DryBlend T-shirts (guaranteed if registered by 09/03/2013)
  • 100 Yard Dash
    • Free race for children ages 5 and under.  
    • Begins at the conclusion of the 2-Mile Family Fun Walk/Run.

We are also happy to announce runners can participate in the GSNI Marathon Patch Program! By logging miles before the race, runners (Girl Scouts and non-Girl Scouts) can earn a Thin Mint Sprint patch. For more information and to download the running log, visit our website.

 

GSNI would also like to thank the Senior Sponsor of the 2013 Thin Mint Sprint, BMO Harris Bank and Do the Double sponsor, Mulford Dental Group, LTD. for making this event possible. Learn how you or your company can sponsor Thin Mint Sprint on our website.

 

Tie those laces, start training, and we’ll see you at Camp McCormick on September 21!