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The Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch - Sleepy Eye, MN
  • Sleepy Eye's 2012 Buttered Corn Days Fitness Extravaganza

  • The 2012 Dungeon’s Gym Buttered Corn Days Fitness Extravaganza is drawing near. August 18 will kick off the 6th year.

     


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  • The 2012 Dungeon’s Gym Buttered Corn Days Fitness Extravaganza is drawing near. August 18 will kick off the 6th year.
    This year’s event will have the 5K,10K and 20K runs around the Sleepy Eye Bike Trail. All three races start at 8 a.m. The 5K Fitness Walk will start at 8:05 a.m.
    All runners and walkers who finish the race will receive medals and a great looking t-shirt for their efforts. Runners that win their age class will receive a trophy in both the men’s and women’s divisions. The 20K men’s and women’s winners will receive a large goodie basket.
    At 10:10 a.m. the 5th Annual Tour DeCorn Bike Race will start. There will be two events this year. The race includes a 6.2 mile race and a 15.5 mile race. Both will go around the bike trail loop. All bikers must wear a helmet for safety.
    At 10:15 a.m. the kid’s half-mile run in the park will begin. There is a small fee to enter the race. All  kids who finish will receive a medal.
    At 11:30 a.m. the first annual Oreo Cookie Eating Championships will take place. Sign up in advance.
    Proceeds for this year’s race will go to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation.
    Other events that will be offered after the races include:
    • Mini Basketball Shoot
    • Quarter Back Toss
    • Climbing Wall
    • Mini Golf
    • Mini Bike Races
    • IBPA Dead Lift Championships
    • IBPA Bench Press Championships
    All info is online on Facebook: 2012 Buttered Corn Days Fitness Extravaganza. Enter online at zapevent.com.
     
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