All proceeds from this event go toward continuing the mission of Girl Scouts – to build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.
Thin Mint Sprint 5K and Cookie Relay
Join Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland for our fifth-annual Thin Mint Sprint 5K Run/Walk & Cookie Relay on Saturday, April 21, 2018, and help support Girl Scouts across the state! By participating or volunteering for this event, you’re a part of our healthy-living initiative that engages our members, their families, volunteers, Girl Scout supporters, and the community at large. The 5K Run/Walk starts at 8:30 a.m. April 21, with awards given out at 9:30 a.m., and the Cookie Relay (with cookie obstacles) starts at 10 a.m.
***All adults and the public may register for the 5K by clicking on the button above. The cost is $25 through February 16, $30 through March 16, $35 through April 20, and $40 on race day. Each 5K participant will receive (while supplies last) a Thin Mint Sprint T-shirt, a package of Thin Mints, and post-race refreshments, including Girl Scout Cookies!
***Girl Scout girl members can register for the 5K on UltraCamp for just $15 and will also receive a Thin Mint Sprint fun patch, along with a T-shirt and package of Thin Mints.
The Cookie Relay is just $20 for a team of four! Sign up your team for the Cookie Relay and be ready to make your way through our 600-yard relay course. Get your team prepared to conquer our cookie obstacles!
Have fun participating in the 5K run/walk, or sign up a team of four for the 600-yard Cookie Relay. Dress in your best Thin Mint costume to be eligible to win our costume contest, and enjoy activities for the whole family in the Family Fun Zone at the start/finish area.
Race packet pick-up will be at our office, 360 Lexington Road in Wichita. (This is also the start/finish location for the race). You can pick up packets from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 19 or 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 20. You will also have the option to pick up your packet at the race on Saturday, April 21, and the event will be set up by 7:30 a.m.
This event attracted nearly 300 Thin Mint Sprint participants in 2017, plus many more who participated in the Cookie Relay and volunteered at the event. Take a look at our Flickr album to see photos of the FUN!