What is the Thin Mint Sprint?
Lace up those shoes and enjoy a Tough Cookie 5K Trail Run or hike our Tagalong Trek Hike on a beautiful September morning at Camp Evelyn near Plymouth, WI. Manitou Council encourages families to learn about the importance of a balanced, healthy lifestyle and to take the steps toward a new day of greater well-being.
How do I register for the race?
Register online or by clicking on the Thin Mint Sprint logo on the home page.
What are the entry fees and registration deadlines?
The Tough Cookie 5K Trail Run, the Tagalong Trek Hike are each $25.00 per person before September 20, increasing to $35.00 the day of the event.
Tough Cookie trail run "Troop" of Five Runners for more $20 per person, race day $30 per person
Tagalong Trek Hike $75 per family unit, day of event $95
Children 4 and under are free.
Entry fee is transferrable but not refundable
Can I register the day of the event?
How do I know if I am registered?
A confirmation will be sent via email within 24 hours after you registered.
I registered but it’s not showing up on the website. What happened?
Please give the system up to 24 hours for any transaction. If after that time it is still missing please contact email@example.com with your name and confirmation numbers.
How old do you have to be to participate?
For the Tough Cookie 5K Trail Run participants must be five years old and older.
For the Tagalong Trek Hike all ages are welcome.
What is the timing system?
Timing will be provided to Tough Cookie 5K Trail runners. The Tagalong Trek Hike is not timed.
Do you mail out Race Packets?
No. Packets will be available the day of the race starting at 7:30 am.
Do you offer prize money?
No, but medals will be awarded to 1st,2nd and 3rd, place finishers of the Tough Cookie 5K Trail Run for each gender for the following age groups; 5-8, 9-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. As well as overall winners for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Each paid participant will also receive a goody bag for participating in the Tough Cookie 5K Trail Run, or Tagalong Trek Hike.
What time should I get there for the race?
We encourage people to pick up race packets between 7:30 – 8:00 a.m. The Tough Cookie 5K Trail Run will start at 8:30 a.m. The Tagalong Trek Hike will follow directly after trail run at 8:30 a.m.
Do you offer Gear Check?
Are strollers, skateboards, scooters, bikes allowed on the course?
No. The trails through Camp Evelyn include some pavement, dirt paths and loose gravel.
Can I run or walk my dog?
Will there be a photographer?
There will not be a photographer taking photos for purchase. We will have an event photographer taking photos for Girl Scout use and those participating agree that their image is able to be used. We encourage participants, families and Girl Scout troops to also take their own pictures. You may share photos via Facebook or email.
Is there food after the race?
Water, snacks and of course Girl Scout cookies will be available after the event.
If I am injured and/or cannot attend the event can I get a refund or transfer my entry to someone else?
Your entry fee can be transferred to someone else but no refunds will be available. You are still eligible to pick up your race packet regardless of your participation.