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Hello Muscle Walkers!
Colorado Springs Muscle Walk is TWO days away! I hope you are excited to spend a morning walking for those fighting muscle disease, and a fun afternoon outside with your Colorado Springs community members!
IMPORTANT DAY OF FAQ - Please read the following in its entirety:
Location: America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Dr,
Colorado Springs, CO
Parking: Lot directly across from registration;
signage will be posted.
Registration and Walk Times: 9:30 am Registration Start, 10:00 am Registration close .Walk Start 10:05am, Awards and Thank You presentation immediately following the finish of Walk
MDA Staff and Volunteers: MDA Staff will be in MDA Shirts with name tags available for any questions. Walgreens is generously volunteering their time prior to and during the event. Boy Scouts will be generously volunteering their time to help with the cleanup of the park after the conclusion of walk.
Unregistered Participants and Spectators: We encourage you to bring as many people as you would like to join your team or cheer you on at the finish line. EVERYONE must register and sign waivers to be allowed into the walk and/or
Registration/Check In: ALL persons, including those under 18, MUST register and have a waiver signed prior to participating in
walk or entering the park to be a spectator. Participants registered online prior
to Friday, June 3rd, at 5:00pm need to check in and receive a
wristband. Participants and spectators that have not registered online prior to Friday, June 3rd, at
5:00pm MUST fill out registration
paperwork and sign a waiver at registration. If a participant or spectator is
under the age of 18, their waiver must be signed by a parent or guardian.
Wristbands and Security: You will receive a green wristband
at check in, and MDA kindly requests that all persons present wear these
throughout the event. If you see a person that is not MDA staff or a
volunteer without a wristband, please alert MDA staff immediately. If you
notice any suspicious activity, please alert a member of MDA staff immediately.
Family Picnic and Community Time: We encourage all
participants to bring a picnic blanket, chairs, sunscreen, and a cooler with
additional drinks and lunch. There will be a community hour following the walk
with time to enjoy our sponsor row, music provided by The Underwood Family, community
activities, and each other’s company! Feel free to bring any games or outdoor activities
you enjoy such as corn hole or ladder ball. Per Park rules, NO ITEMS MAY BE
STAKED INTO THE GROUND IN ANY WAY. Please make alternative arrangements for any
items requiring stakes. You will be asked to remove any staked items by MDA
Water and Snacks: Bottled Water and Fruit will be
provided by MDA and Walgreens.
MOSTIMPORTANTLY- HAVE FUN!!!!