Teams competing in the Ardmore Corporate Fitness Challenge have been locked in with a little less than two months before competition begins. Sara Kerley, CIS Executive Director, said 16 teams have signed up and sponsorships worth $20,000 have been committed. The event will begin May 27 and run through May 31. Proceeds from the challenge will benefit Communities in Schools.
“We are grateful for the amount of support in this inaugural event,” Kerley said. “The manner in which the community has provided support has been truly humbling and gratifying.” Teams will compete in a myriad of events, which include:
• 3-on-3 basketball
• Swimming The events will take place at the Ardmore YMCA, Regional Park and Ardmore High School and Middle School. During the organization of the event, allowing individuals in the event was discussed and has since been limited to teams.
The teams will be able to receive points through competition and a Super Burger and T-Shirt competitions. Points can also be received for volunteers.
Each of the events will award a first, second and third place awards. The cumulative points for all events will determine the first through third overall winners.
• Obstacle course
• Tug of war
• Home run derby