Back the Blue Pump N Run

Saturday, September 29, 2018 in Ames, IA at Brookside Park

  • Pump N Run at 8:30 AM

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Back the Blue Pump and Run.

Event Description:
Pump, Run or Walk to Back the Blue. 5K Pump and Run a participant's score will be based on a combination of how many times he/she can bench press a % of their weight (see weight charts posted on the Facebook page for this event) & 5K race time. Pump and Run athletes can weigh in and lift between 7:00am and 8:15am on race day.

To calculate the score, an athlete will reduce their 5K run time by 30 seconds for each successful lift (maximum 30 reps for a maximum of 15-minute reduction. Participants may also just run or walk in the 5k portion of the event. The top male and female participants in each age category will receive a medal. There will be a traveling trophy for top Law Enforcement Official

When: September 29 2018 Check in will be from 7:00am-8:15 am immediately followed by weigh-ins then Bench. Running will start at 8:30am.

Where: 1325 6th St, Ames, IA 50010

Proceeds will go to Iowa Special Olympics


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