Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Cheer Storm Black Jack and Poker Run

Saturday February 18, 2012
9:00 am

How it works: First card will be provided in race packet. You will then have an hour and a half to run or walk 1.5 mile course as many times as you want. You will get an additional card for each lap you complete. Collect cards to make the best black jack or poker hand to win. You must be back at the race start at 10:30 and turn in your hand of cards by 10:45 to qualify for prizes. It takes a minimum of one lap (1.5 miles) to play black jack and a minimum of 4 laps (6 miles) to play poker. More laps = more cards and the chance to better your hand.
Fees: (non-refundable, non-transferable)
$25 postmarked on or before Jan 31
$35 after Jan 31 or on race day
T-shirts: All runners/walkers pre-registered on/before Jan 31 will receive a long sleeve t-shirt
Start Time: Race day registration and packet pick up starts at 8:00. Race starts at 9:00 and all runners must be back at the start by 10:30 to qualify for prizes.
Awards and Presentations: Runners should present their hand of cards to the result table inside the Cheer Storm gym by 10:45. Awards will be presented as soon as results are calculated. Awards will be given to the top 3 males and top 3 females with the best black jack hand and to the top 3 males and top 3 females with the best poker hand. You must be signed up for the race for the hand that you want to play. Tie will be broken by the next highest card runner has not used in their played hand. There will also be a prize for the most cards male and female.
Proceeds: Proceeds will be used to send Cheer Storm All Star teams to Sevierville and Atlanta for competitions.
Registration: mail in entry form on Facebook or online at Active.com