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Do you love Girl Scout Cookies and running? Well when the two combine you get the best 5k in town!

Join us for our VIRTUAL Thin Mint Sprint
Saturday, March 6th

Due to COVID-19 our annual 5k will be held virtually, but that doesn't mean you cannot Thin Mint Sprint to the Finish Line! Our virtual 5k race can be run on your own time with our virtual race packages that come with great running medals, shirts, and a box of girl scout cookies!

All proceeds from the event ensure that every Girl Scout has access to the Girl Scout Leadership Experience through interactive and enriching programs that focus on Life Skills, Outdoors, Entrepreneurship, and STEM.

Event Schedule

Run anytime from 12:00am- 11:59 pm on Saturday, March 6th

Race Fees

Our early bird special is $25 until January 8th which will include:

  • A T-shirt
  • A medal
  • A box of Girl Scout Cookies! 

Act now! Prices will increase on January 9th.

Due to COVID-19, we will not be offering day of registration.

Awards

For a chance to win an award for the 2021 Thin Mint Sprint, please use the Girl Scouts honor and enter your race time on the Ultimate Racing site!

  • Overall best time for the top 3 runners ages 13 and up.
  • Overall best time for the top 3 runners ages 12 and under.
  • Top 3 best outfits
    • To be entered to win please share your outfits on social media and be sure to tag @girlscoutsofgatewaycouncil



Thin Mint Sprint 2021 Patch Design Contest

We want to see your creative side and artistic ability! Let it shine, and you could be the winner of the 2021 Thin Mint Sprint Patch Design Contest — and your design will be produced as the official patch for the 2021 Thin Mint Sprint 5K!

Download a template, create your design, then scan or take a picture and upload your entry here!

Contest rules:

  • Contest is open to all Girl Scout girls.
  • Girls must be registered for the 2020-21 Girl Scout year in Gateway Council.
  • Only one entry per girl. Parent permission is required to enter, and parent contact information must be provided on entry form.

How to enter and how the winner will be selected:

  • Complete the entry form below. Be sure to upload your design! You can use the patch template or your own 3-inch circle template.
  • GSGC members will vote on the winning design via online survey. All entries will be posted without girls’ names/troop number.
  • Due to vendor specifications and editing, your design might not appear in the same size/color as the original drawing.
  • Winner will be contacted via parent email listed on entry form, and announced on social media, in Troop Scoop email newsletters and on our website.

Submissions must be received by 12 p.m. noon on Thursday, Dec. 10. Member voting will take place online Dec. 11-17.


Volunteer opportunities

Want to get involved but not so sure about the running part? Help us share on social media and encourage friends to sign up for the Thin Mint Sprint!

Sponsorship opportunities

Thin Mint Sprint sponsors have the opportunity to market to nearly 20,000 families in Northeast Florida, as well as race participants. See the Sponsorship opportunities (have it link to our sponsorship packet) or contact Keri Cummings at Kcummings@girlscouts-gateway.org.