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Embassy Creek Flamingo 5K
October 10, 2020 @ 8:00 am - October 30, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
If you are only registering a child, the parent will need to go to www.active.com and create an account prior to clicking the blue “Click to Register” button. This is verify the person registering the child is 18 years of age or older and legal guardian. Once you create the account you can then click on the blue “Click to Register” button above. You will be prompted to select are you registering yourself or someone else under 18, select someone else under 18. You will then follow the step to register your child.
Welcome to Embassy Creek Elementary
We are excited to host the inaugural Embassy Creek Flamingo 5K supported by the PTA. Due to COVID-19 the inaugural event will be a virtual event. A virtual event allows you to participate between October 10-30, 2020 at a time and location that you feel comfortable. All participants will receive a custom race bib, finisher medal, and personalized race completion certificate. We will provide a race app that will handle everything associated with the event. You will be able to track your run/walk, submit your results, view/submit event pictures, view results, receive messages from the race director (Coach Lynch), and other various features. Click the blue “Registration” button above to sign up. Registration will open on Saturday September 26, 2020.
$20.00 – Adult: includes custom race bib, finisher medal, and personalized race completion certificate
$15.00 – Student (18 and under): includes custom race bib, finisher medal, and personalized race completion certificate
This is a great platform to help promote a healthy lifestyle and keep all those associated with Embassy Creek Elementary in tip top shape. We look forward to your participation and promise an enjoyable event.
The Embassy Creek Flamingo 5K Virtual Run/Walk is excited to offer three options to submit your results.
1. We offer an event app that will track your run/walk, submit your results, view event leaderboard, view event photos, receive event messages from race director (Coach Lynch), and visit the Embassy Creek Elementary website. Follow the steps below to use the event app.
2. You can use your own 5K tracking platform them submit your results manually. Follow the steps below to submit your results manually:
3. If you do not wish to time yourself and are participating to show your support of Embassy Creek Elementary, you may complete the following form. The form verifies you completed the 5K distance but do not wish to submit a completion time. You will earn your finisher medal but will not be listed on the official event leaderboard.
EVENT COMPLETED, results no longer accepted.
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
Q: Do I have to run?
A: No you can run or walk the Embassy Creek Flamingo 5K
Q: When and how do I register for the Embassy Creek Flamingo 5K?
A: Registration opens on September 26, 2020. Click the blue “Registration” at the top of the page to register.
Q: Is there a specific location I have to run/walk?
A: No, this is a virtual 5K, which means you choose the location you prefer.
Q: Is there a specific day I have to run/walk?
A: There is not a specific day. You can choose anytime between October 10th-30th to complete your 5K.
Q: How far is 5K?
A: 5K is equivalent to 3.1 miles.
Q: How do I track/verify my 5K?
A: We provide an event app that will track your distance and time. You will download the “Active Experience” app. Once you download the app you will choose the event “Embassy Creek Flamingo 5K”
Q: How do I submit my results?
A: If you use the event app to track your 5K, the results will automatically be submitted to the event when you complete your 5K. If you do not use the event app to track your 5K, you can submit your results at https://resultscui.active.com/events/EmbassyCreekFlamingo5K, you will need your registration number, which is located on your confirmation email.
Q: Am I required to submit my completion time with the results?
A: No, we have a category for those who complete the 5K without submitting your time. You will earn your finisher medal but since there is no time, will not be included in the official leaderboard.
Q: Do I have to be associated with Embassy Creek Elementary to participate?
A: No, we would love the support of everyone in the community for this fun event.
Q: What do I get for participating in the Embassy Creek Flamingo 5K?
A: All participants will receive a custom race bib, finisher medal, and personalized race completion certificate.
Q: Am I required to submit a time for my results?
A: No. If you choose to run/walk in support of Embassy Creek Elementary but do not wish to submit a time, you will have to verify you completed the 5K without submitting a time.
Q: Who do I contact if I have a question on the 5K?
A: Embassy Creek Elementary PE teacher, Coach Lynch at email@example.com