Spring Fling 10k & 5k Run Festival Ahotu abc779e2d55a765e25b4

April 14, 2018

Scoogie Events and the good folks at the Joseph Ambler Inn cordially invite you the Fourth Annual Spring Fling 8k & 5k run festival on April 14th at the historic Joseph Ambler Inn. In addition to the 8k & 5k runs, we will also have a 1/2 mile Kid’s Fun Run & a 2 mile walk. The event will begin at 7:55 am and the festivities will continue well afterward when EVERYONE is invited to stick around and enjoy music, a full country breakfast (limited to the first 500 registered ) and mimosas for those of age, activities for kids (including bounce houses generously donated by Carlton Pools & BounceU) and of course the awards ceremony. If you would like your family and friends to join you at the full country breakfast have them sign up for the kids fun run or the 2 mile walk. They WILL need a bib (Walk, Kid’s Run or 8k/5k race bib) to attend the breakfast.

HUGE & EXCITING NEWS….. The US 202 Parkway will be COMPLETELY CLOSED TO TRAFFIC for this event and all runs will be on the Parkway!!!!

There IS A RACE CAP put on this race. The race will be limited to 500 runners for the country breakfast and WILL SELL OUT…most likely by the end on March. So PLEASE sign up early as we CANNOT except any runners once we sell out.


The Scoogie Events Share The Love Referral Program!

How it works: Once you have registered for either the Spring Fling 8k or the 5k, you will automatically be emailed a unique link in your confirmation email that you can then share with friends ANY WAY YOU’D LIKE: Post your link on Facebook, Twitter or email it to your friends, family & co-workers!
Once five people register using your link, you’ll automatically receive $20 credit right back on your original payment method! Pretty AWESOME huh?! Wanna hear something even cooler? Share your link as often as you’d like cause we’ll continue to reward you $20 for every 5 friends that use your link! Yup…it’s REALLY TRUE!…Pretty cool huh?!

The Scoogie Events Share The Love Referral Program is a SUPER EASY process and you will LOVE seeing your money come back to you but, remember to make sure your link is used correctly or it won’t work!


~~Scoogie Events MULTI-FAMILY & FRIENDS Program: Save $10 when you register 3 people or more at this event:-)
“Multi person/family discount means that you get $10 off the total registration fees when signing up more than 3 runners for the any of teh runs besides the kid’s run or walk”. The “Multi person/family discount” will be automatically taken off once three runners are registered when registering them all at the same time!

~Scoogie Events Multi Race Discount Program: Participate in any 8 RACES for ONE PRICE! ($200). Saving you over $20 PER EVENT from race day pricing!!!
~It’s easy

1. Register for Scoogie Events Multi-Race Discount Program for one low price ($200)
2. Receive an email with a unique code that allows you to then register for any 8 runs (not the Du or Tri).
3. Register ANY TIME you want…not time limit!
4. Go RUN :-)

Again, the US 202 Parkway will be COMPLETELY CLOSED TO TRAFFIC for this event and all runs will be on the Parkway!!! It’s THE PERFECT route for a 8k & 5k…it’s beautiful, rolling and there are NO CARS!!!

ONLY THE BEST SWAG…..Scoogie Events is pulling out ALL THE STOPS for this special event!!!
~Special edition Spring Fling 1/4 zip pullover (BOTH WOMEN’S & MEN’S FIT!!!) for everyone that registers before supplies run out! We anticipate the 1/4 zip pullovers to be SOLD OUT by THE THIRD WEEK in March….Please register early to ensure that you receive one of these Special edition Spring Fling 1/4 zip pullovers!

~HUGE 3" custom designed special edition Spring Fling finisher’s medals for EVERYONE that crosses the finish line…yes EVERYONE!

~Special Edition Spring Fling age group awards for the top three in each age division (5 year increments!) for BOTH the 8k & 5k races.

And…we will have plenty of folks cheering you on the whole way as well as one water stop for the 5k runners and two for the 8k runners.

Why are we holding this event? Because we want to bring folks together in a meaningful way, get friends and families OUTSIDE to enjoy our beautiful area that we live in and most importantly, to help raise awareness and funds for the Wissahickon Watershed Association. A portion of the proceeds from this event will go directly to the Wissahickon Watershed Association.

Both Scoogie Events and The Joseph Ambler Inn are holding nothing back and pulling out all of the stops to make sure that this event of it’s kind will truly be one for the memory books.

Having the beautiful & famous Joseph Ambler Inn play host to this event is a dream come true. The Inn is a perfect venue to host an event like this and the 202 Parkway is THE perfect run course. The combination of these two factors and the fact that Scoogie Events is bringing this race to you and will see to it that all runners needs and desires are met means that this race is surly not to be missed.

Click on the distance you’d like to race at the top of this page and follow the instructions or visit DQ EVENTS and search for Spring Fling.

The famous Joseph Ambler Inn will serve ALL runners a FULL COUNTRY BREAKFAST…yup..eggs, French toast casserole, bacon, potatoes, fruit, yogurt, muffins and pastries, coffee, tea & Juice. (limited to the first 500 registered, with a continental breakfast for everyone else)

AND….(drum roll…….) Mimosas for ALL the runners (of age)…mock mimosas for underage.

The Joseph Ambler Inn will also provide $20 gift cards for each 8k & 5k runner!!!

That’s just a start….Just wait till you see what else we have in store for everyone!

  • BounceU bounce house for kids (or adults that feel so inclined)

AWARDS: “You ask for it…..we deliver”: From now on, ALL Scoogie events age group awards will be in FIVE YEAR age increments!! Awards given for 8K & 5k only, Kids Run is for FUN! Overall winner (male and female), plus top three males and females in each age category: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over. No mailing of awards or shirts.

**Packet Pick up will be on Thursday, April 12th at NORTH WALES RUNNING COMPANY from 4-7 PM :-) A racer email will be sent out the Monday before the race detailing everything that you will need to know about packet pick up and race day details.

If you cannot attend packet pick up on Thursday, April 12th….you can pick up your packet on race morning starting at 6:30 am.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email to good folks at Scoogie Events and they will respond promptly.

Scoogie Events, LLC contact: [email protected] or call: 215.439.1684

For more information or to see all of Scoogie Events go to http://www.scoogieevents.com/


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Race Distance
8k 08:10 8.000 km
5k 08:15 3.100 mi
2 mile walk 08:17 2.000 mi

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Apr 14 2018
The race starts at 8:10 AM
Running / 8.0 km
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Apr 14 2018
The race starts at 8:15 AM
Running / 3.0999999046326 mi
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2 mile walk

Apr 14 2018
The race starts at 8:17 AM
Running / 2.0 mi
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