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Begin the new year by training for the 
2nd Annual Fittin' It In 5K, scheduled for April 28!
Early registration is open until February 14 at the Boulder Running Company, Greenwood Village:8505 E. Arapahoe Road, 303-990-5000. Proceeds from the event will benefit the school of your choice.
Boulder Running Company will again provide a $1000 grant to the school with the most registrations.
 
Download Fittin' It In 5K brochure

             

         2011 'FITTIN' IT IN 5K' HIGHLIGHTSSchoolCenter Picture

The Douglas County School District’s Fittin" It In 5K healthy fund-raising event held Saturday, April 30 at Highlands Ranch High School was a huge success! Approximately 775 participants registered  for this event and many community members came out to support our schools.  The Douglas County Educational Foundation was proud to partner with DCSD and the Boulder Running Company DTC to host the race.

Highlights:

• Proceeds will be distributed to each school based on the number of  participants.
• Fox Creek Elementary was the recipient of $1,000 donated from Boulder Running  Co., DTC, for highest participation, plus Fox Creek will receive an additional  $2,000+ from the event’s proceeds.
• Students from ThunderRidge High School, Cresthill Middle School, and Sand Creek Elementary provided race day entertainment.

Student 5K winners:

 Jack Steller from Racnh View Middle School for top male 14 & under 
Kenzie Haberkorn from Mountain Ridge Middle School for top female 14 & under 
Wes Davis from Ponderosa High School for top male 15 – 19 
Abby McGuire from Mountain Vista High School for top female 15 – 19 
Post-race food winners who partnered with Chefs from the Colorado Chef’s Association are: 
Best  taste:
1st place goes to Coyote Creek Elementary’s Quinoa Cookies
2nd place goes to Gold  Rush Elementary’s Peanut Butter Banana Granola Bars
3rd place goes to Mountain View Elementary’s  Millet Trail Mix
Most Nutritional:
1st place goes to Gold Rush Elementary’s Peanut  Butter Banana Granola Bars
2nd place to Sagewood Middle School’s Yogurt  Filled Cones

Click on this link to view the race resluts and to download the post-race food recipes.

The album below showcases a number of memorable moments from the event!


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