43rd Annual 8.8K Loop Run goes virtual

  • Wed Jul 22nd, 2020 12:23pm
  • Life

Submitted by Island Rec

Forty-three years running! Be part of this Island tradition ­— virtually for 2020 (you still have to go all 8.8k, your computer can’t do that part for you!).

This race can be completed any time between Aug. 9-15. Any Course (even your treadmill) consisting of 8.8k! Participants will send completed race times and distances by e-mail. Results will be posted Monday, Aug. 17.

The 8.8k is a fun run or walking distance for all ages. Ribbons will be awarded for the first three women and men with the fastest times! Race proceeds benefit the Children’s Scholarship Funds at Island Rec. T-shirts can be ordered this year for an additional $10 and will be available for pick up on a scheduled date after the event.

Race Times and Distances can be emailed by screenshot, from your preferred smart device: Use your phone or watch. STRAVA, Map My Fitness, FitBit, Nike Running and Garmin are all acceptable distance trackers. If you have questions please reach out to Morgan@islandrec.org.

All ages, and takes place from Aug. 9–15. Times and distances must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15.

Early early registration ends July 31. Cost is $10 for 12 and under and $15 for 13 and up and increase $5 on Aug. 1.

Register online at www.islandrec.org or call Island Rec at 360-378-4953 for more information.