Saturday, March 6, 2021 | Virtual
Do you love Girl Scout Cookies and running? Well when the two combine you get the sweetest 5K in North Florida!
For everyone's safety, this year's 5K will be held virtually, so you can Thin Mint Sprint anytime and any place you want on the day of the race to celebrate the end of another amazing cookie season! Ahead of March 6, you'll get a package with your medal, T-shirt and box of Girl Scout Cookies, so you'll be ready to run.
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.
Run any time on March 6!
$25 - Medal + box of Girl Scout Cookies
$30 - Medal + box of Girl Scout Cookies + T-shirt -- SOLD OUT
Sign up by Feb. 26! Day-of registration will not be available.
Runners can earn awards in the following categories:
- Overall best time* for top 3 female runners age 13 and up
- Overall best time* for top 3 male runners age 13 and up
- Overall best time* for top 3 female runners age 12 and under
- Overall best time* for top 3 male runners age 12 and under
- Top 3 costumes**
Runners can pick up your packets closer to March 6. You'll receive an update with the date, time and location of the packet pickup in your area.
Note: Medals will be available at packet pickup!
While we can't get together on a large scale, each Girl Scout community is encouraged to host a smaller, in-person celebration on March 6! When you register, you can indicate if you're comfortable attending an in-person event. We'll notify you if your community will be able to hold an event!
Thin Mint Sprint sponsors have the opportunity to market to nearly 20,000 families in Northeast Florida, as well as race participants. See sponsorship opportunities available here, or contact Keri Cummings for more information.
Support Girl Scouts
Whether you're a runner or not, you can still support Girl Scouts of Gateway Council by making an investment in girls.
Every girl deserves access to the resources, role models and experiences necessary to fulfill her potential.
But we need your help to ensure every girl in Northeast Florida develops the courage, confidence and character that Girl Scouts nurtures. Your investment in today's girls is a commitment to tomorrow's leaders.