Hampton, VA 7/4/2013

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This July 4th we will be blowing the top off Hampton VA in true Sparkle Me Wild style!  We will celebrate our FREEDOM to the fullest in a one of a kind 5K, full of glitter, color and big bling at the finish!  Come one, come all…Teams, KIDS, Adults, Families, Military Groups!

 

SPARKING UP THE LATEST INFO:

Packet Pick up will be held at

OneLife Fitness

815 Middle Ground Blvd

Newport News, VA 23606

(757) 599-1888

Website with Map:

https://www.onelifefitness.com/locations/newport-news.html

WHEN:  JULY 3rd from 12:00-6:30PM

YOU CAN PICK UP PACKETS FOR OTHERS!  YOU DO NOT NEED ID!  YOU CAN PICK UP DAY OF THE EVENT AT CHECK-IN BUT BE PREPARED TO WAIT IN LONG LINES!

Sparkle Gear For Sale at Packet Pick Up on July 3rd & on July 4th!

We will have additional sparkle gear for sale including additional color bags, sparkle headbands, awesome t-shirts, additional white event shirts and sparkle sunglasses.
We will have special July 4th gear for sale, including star spangled sunglasses, red-white and blue sparkle head bands, and even tiara’s for those statue of liberty lovers!  We have everything to help sparkle up your run a little more this 4th of July!

RACE COURSE:

Hampton Course Map_Logistics

WEATHER INFO:

Rain, we will run!  Thunder and lightning WE WILL NOT RUN!  Your safety is our first priority, if deemed unsafe conditions per local traffic control/PD we will cancel the event.  If we have to cancel due to bad weather we will do our best to reschedule or delay until it is safe.  Please check FACEBOOK day before and day of for latest updates!  This race is not refundable.  You cannot get your money back but you can transfer your registration to another peep, person, or kid but no animals please!  Transfer to another Sparkle event is permitted no less than 10 day prior to the event date! 

Sparkle Time & Location: WE HAVE A TIME CHANGE!!  PLEASE TAKE NOTE!  DUE TO THE LARGE VOLUME OF PEOPLE WE WILL BE MOVING THE START OF THE WAVES TO 8:00AM!  IF YOU ARE IN THE 10:00AM WAVE START YOU WILL NOW BEGIN AT 9:30AM due to conflict with the TOWN 4th of July events!!!

Waves are as follows:

Wave #1- 8:00AM

Wave #2-8:30AM

Wave #3-9:00AM

Wave #4-9:30AM

NO WAVE AT 10:00AM!!!

RACE START AND FINISH IS LOCATED AT THE HAMPTON CONVENTION CENTER! SEE MAP ABOVE FOR RACE COURSE!

Sparkle Pricing:

ADULTS:  $45.00  price increases JULY 1 to $50!

                 TEAMS (2+) $40.00 price increases JULY 1 to $45!

                 YOUTH (16 AND UNDER) $35.00 price increases JULY 1 to $40!

                 **YOUTH in a stroller/walking with parent, that do not want a shirt or medal will have NO CHARGE!  CHILDREN NOT REGISTERED AND PAID FOR WILL NOT RECEIVE A RACE BIB, COLOR, T-SHIRT OR MEDAL!  When you arrive at packet pick up or on race day you must go to the REGISTRATION BOOTH to sign a waiver for your child to participate in the event. 

 

 

Sparkle Swag:  With each registration you will get a one of a kind t-shirt that will make you sparkle and smile!  You will get one bag of color to throw at the start of the event and you will get much more where that came from, along the course!  And best of all, at our finish we treat you like a superstar…Medals for every registered sparkle participant!

A portion of the proceeds from every event we have across this great country goes back to GO FAR (Go Out For A Run) a 501(C)3 non-profit children’s running club and curriculum that teaches children how to live happier and healthier lives by getting active!  So bring on the YOUTH!  And guess what mom’s and dad’s, your little one gets tired…YOU CAN TURN AROUND…no need to fret…your not timed!  We have no worries in Sparkle Me Wild, just pure sparkly fun! And we even have a stroller safe zone along the course for mom’s and dad’s pushing the littlest spark plugs!