Thin Mint Sprint - 5K Walk/Run

and Tagalong Trot - Family Fun Run & Obstacle Course


October 4, 2014
Hurricane Park

GSBDC’s first-ever 5k run,  a “Thin Mint Sprint” is coming to town!  Accompanied by a smaller, family-friendly “Tagalong Trot” that will include a cookie obstacle course and other fun, health-related challenges and activities, this is one event you won’t want to miss! 

Thin Mint Sprint Specifics:

For the 5K, we will be presenting awards to the top three male/female participants in each age group; plus we will have a trophy award for the largest team. All 5K participants will receive a t-shirt and a box of Thin Mints upcon completion of the race. Runners will receive their bibs upon registration. Bibs are equipped with timing chips and race results will be posted on All participants are encouraged to wear Girl Scout green, dress up as your favorite Girl Scout cookie, or show off your Girl Scout memorabilia.

This is a standard Valley Park 5K course. The course begins next to the Wave Pool, travels through the Sunnybrook Subdivision (residential area) for the first two miles and then re-enters the park. The final mile is mostly on the park's crushed gravel paths. Terrain is rolling with two short, sharp climbs.

Entry Fees:
$20 for registered Girl Scouts (Use code: GSBDC to receive discount)
$25 for non-Girl Scouts, if registered before September 15, 2014
$30 for non-Girl Scouts, after September 15, 2014 

Age Groups:
12 and Under

Race begins at 8:00 am.


Tagalong Trot Details:

The Tagalong Trot is a family-friendly, cookie relay course for those who aren't quite ready for a full 5K race. Make your way through our fun relay course and be prepared to conquer our cookie obstacles!!! Dress in your best cookie costume to be eligible to win our cookie costume contest.

Entry Fees:
Children 5 and under: FREE
Ages 6 and up: $10

Tagalong Trot participants can pre-purchase a t-shirt at the time of registration for only $10.

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