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Charity Challenge 2013 - Sign Up by March 31

The Colonel Charity Challenge 2013, benefitting Hurricane Sandy relief, is comprised of 5 events that will challenge the physical and mental limits of each competitor and each team. While the events may be completed on an individual basis, the scoring is done on a team basis. Each team is composed of 3 members. The teams go head to head seeking the most repetitions or fastest time in each particular event. The teams may be all male, all female or coed therefore, they will compete against similar teams. Coed teams must have a minimum of 2 female members. The scoring is structured so that the top 10 teams in each event receive points. 20 points for 1st place, 18 points for 2nd place, and so on. All teams finishing below 10th place will receive 1 point for competing in the event.

 
Competitors: All participants must be age 14 or older. 
 
All competitors are required to provide at least (1) $15 donation (teams $75). Donations will go to the charities that this competition is to benefit. Any and all checks should be made to Wilkes University and recorded on the pledge sheet. Donations and pledge sheets must be returned by Wednesday March 31st. Late entries will be accepted however Charity Challenge T-shirts will not be available after the 3pm March 31st deadline.
 
Date: Sunday April 14th, 2013                                   Time: All teams report at 12pm
 
Location: All events will be held at the Wilkes University Ralston Field Complex. Should there be bad weather the day of the event it will be held as scheduled at the Wilkes University Martz Center.
 
Events:           1.         Truck Push
                        2.         Flag Fighting
                        3.         60 yd. Shuttle
                        4.         Obstacle Course
                        5.         Tug-of-War
 
 
Send Entries to:         Wilkes University
                                    c/o Keith Klahold
84 West South St.
                                    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766
Contact:                      Keith Klahold (570) 408-4026
 
Sign up your team $15 per person. You can pick up the paperwork at the SUB info desk. Teams need to be signed up by March 31st.

Contact Keith Klahold (570) 408-4026 or email charitychallenge@wilkes.edu with any questions


 

Published On: 3/25/2013
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