Kick off your GO Fest weekend with a team beer relay sponsored by Parkway Brewing and hosted by Fleet Feet Roanoke! Relay will be held on GO Fest premises at Elmwood Park on Friday, October 15, 2021 at 6:15 pm (mandatory pre-race meeting starting at 6:00 pm).
Bonus awards will be given for the best costumes inspired by the characters of Parkway Brewing! The Magestic Mullet, the Get Bent Grandpa (or Grandma), The Factory Girl, The Remedy Gypsy Woman, the Baltic Porter Raven or any other creative tie in you can come up with. Prizes will be provided by GO Fest, Parkway Brewing, Fleet Feet and Brooks Running to the top three teams and one for the team with the best costumes.
Race briefing will take place at 6:00 PM in front of the Elmwood Park stage & is mandatory (with ID) for all runners.
The cost of the race is only $40 PER TEAM (Up to 4 members) and closes on 10/14/21 at midnight.
NO DAY OF REGISTRATION. REGISTER EARLY.
This race will start in front of the stage and will take participants on a lap around Elmwood Park with a few surprises thrown in. The race will consist of 4 laps. To make this event more fun and a team effort, participants will ALTERNATE on each lap. You were going to have a beer that night with your friends anyway so why not do it with a relay? Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 overall teams, best team name, and best team costume. There will also be raffle prizes.
BEER RELAY GUIDELINES:
- ALL participants must be 21 or older
- Participants must have proof of age and obtain an ID band from the ID tent prior to the event
- 2 to 4 members per relay team (Minimum of 2 per team)
- Beer must be consumed before starting each lap
- Empty cups must be deposited in the trash. NO LITTERING!
- Participants must alternate on each lap
- On laps 2,3, and 4 participants must be tagged by preceding teammate before beginning their lap
- Unnecessary contact with other participants could result in disqualification (beer mile is not a contact sport)
- Mandatory pandemic safe high fives to each other after completing the race
- Most importantly have fun, laugh, and enjoy making memories with your friends
This race is made possible by our friends at Parkway Brewing Company and Fleet Feet Roanoke!
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