7th Annual Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle

  • 04 Feb 2012
  • 10:00 AM
  • Long Lake Regional Park, New Brighton

Register Today!

Saturday, February 4, 2012

8:00 Registration/Check-in; 10:00 a.m. Start Time
Long Lake Regional Park in New Brighton, MN

3rd largest Regional Qualifying Race in the US

Become a participant in the Seventh Annual Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle race/walk event.  This certified 5k and 10k race is for all ages and all abilities. It is for those serious about racing, those looking for winter training and workout opportunities and those wanting to have a fun activity to do.  A Kid's Fun Run and activities will be set up for kids!

An early entry fee, before January 20, 2012, of $35 includes registration, a long sleeved knit shirt and a post event warm-up chili lunch.  After January 20, registration will be $40/person.  Snowshoes we secured for the event have all been reserved.  Please contact local sports equipment outlets if you need to rent snowshoes.  $20 registration for students (ages 13-23).  Free Kid's fun run for children under 12.

  • Awards will be given to the top 3 men and women finishers in each of 7 categories which are listed on the registration form. 
  • A United States Snowshoe Association regional qualifier event.

 

For more information and photos visit www.snowshoeshuffle.org

 

Dont Eat Your Spaghetti at Home!

The night before the race, a Camp Bovey Reunion and Pre-Race Spaghetti Dinner will be held at East Side Neighborhood Services on Friday, February 3, from 5-7 p.m.  Dinner is $6/person.  

This gives participants an opportunity for early check-in and to fuel-up before the race.  Families will receive information about Camp Bovey and can register their children for camp.  This is also an event for Camp Bovey alumni and past Camp Bovey Campers to reunite and reconnect, share stories and reflect on fun camp memories.  Wear your Camp Bovey t-shirt and get a $1 off your Spaghetti Dinner.

Post-Event Activities

Following the Race/Walk, a post event warm-up chili lunch
will be served at East Side Neighborhood Services, 1700 Second St. NE, Minneapolis.  Awards for participants and a silent auction will be held at the chili lunch.

Racing For a Great Community Cause

All proceeds from the race and silent auction will benefit Camp Bovey, East Side Neighborhood Services’ Summer Youth Camp, located in Gordon, Wisconsin.  Camp Bovey provides outdoor living and leadership development for children ages eight to 14.  Each entrant will assist in raising funds to provide camperships for children and youth to attend Camp Bovey.

Need a hotel for the race? Contact the Homewood Suites by Hilton at 651-631-8003.

SILENT AUCTION
The silent auction will be displayed for bidding at the chili lunch following the snowshoe race.  All proceeds from the silent auction will benefit children with financial needs to attend Camp Bovey, the summer resident camp of East Side Neighborhood Services.

To donate items to our silent auction, please contact Greg Ritter, 612.787.4019 or gritter@esns.org

 

Become a SPONSOR for the 2011 Snowshoe Shuffle Race/Walk at one of  these levels.
Call the development office at 612-787-4019, for more information about becoming a sponsor!

Super Sponsor - $5,000: top billing with media visibility, event signage and media recognition and opportunity to promote business/company at event(s)

Breaking Trail Sponsor - $2,500: media visibility and event signage and opportunity to promote business/company at event(s) 

Blizzard Sponsor - $1,000:  event signage and opportunity to promote business/company at event(s)

Snow Sponsor - $500: event signage

 

                                                             

Helping individuals, strengthening families, building community
    
East Side Neighborhood Services NE
1700 2nd Street NE • Minneapolis, MN 55413 • 612.781.6011

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