Agenda Discovery Week Month

Curated for Me

Run Away With Cirque du Soleil at the Springs Preserve

Walking Las Vegas
Write a Review
Select your rating. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( )
Endorsed by Curators:
Apr 14 8:00AM - 11:30AM

What we'll do
The Run Away with Cirque du Soleil 5K run or 1-mile fun walk is an enjoyable event for individuals and family members. The cost of the 5K race is $37 and the 1-mile fun walk is $27, plus fees; with the proceeds going to support the Springs Preserve and Cirque du Soleil Foundations. Note: the price increases as the race approches. This will be the ninth consecutive year where my wife and I have participated and its always been memorable; even the one year when it was unseasonably cold. Although, I compete in the 5K race, my wife registers for the 1-mile fun walk and walks the more enjoyable 5K run course. Registering for the 5K run allows for your time to be chip recorded and makes you eligible for a possible award in your age/gender division.

Also included with registration is a cool synthetic Run Away with Cirque de Soleil T-shirt. Though, its best to pick-up your race packet the day prior to save time on race day and also obtain the T-shirt when various sizes are most available. Your race bib is also good for a free admission to the Springs Preserve within 30 days after the date of the race.

If anyone is interested in walking the 5K with fellow Hikers, well meet-up at the south-east area of the Meadows Mall parking lot near the Spring Preserve entrance at 7:30am, which will allow for ample time to partake of the pre-race activities prior to the race start at 8:30am. Look for a silver Jeep Cherokee with a US flag proudly displayed.

Also, participates should review the event schedule at the Active.com website to become familiar with the details of the race. Lastly, anyone interested in registering for this event should not dawdle as participation is limited and the race sometimes sells out

The following website address should provide a link at Active.com for more information and registration.

http://www.active.com/running/5k?int=29-114-5

Please note the following:

Meetup organizers are not tour guides and are not park rangers. Expect the same risks and take the same precautions you would take if you were hiking alone. You are solely responsible for your own safety and well-being.

By signing up for and/or attending this Meetup event, you acknowledge, understand, accept, and agree that hiking and other outdoor activities can be dangerous and can cause serious bodily injury and possibly death. The organizers of this group and current and former members cannot be held responsible or liable in any way for the actions of any participant - including you - at any event.

All attendees participate at an event at their own risk and are solely responsible for any damage to their property, and/or any injury to themselves or their guests.

By signing up for and/or attending this Meetup event, you affirm that you understand this disclaimer, and that you knowingly and voluntarily agree not to bring any type of claim arising out of or related to this Meetup event against the organizers of this MeetUp group.

What to bring


Important to know
Note: please consider a donation to the Walking Las Vegas MeetUp in appreciation of the efforts by the organizers in providing us with most interesting and enjoyable hiking experiences. Even an occasional contribution of a few dollars will help defray the costs associated with maintaining club activities. Donations can be made at the Walking Las Vegas homepage. Happy trails

Upcoming Events

Write a Review
Select your rating. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( )
×
Endorsed by Curators:
Cinco de Mayo hike to the LV Viewpoint @ the Blue Diamond Hill - Red Rock Canyon

Cinco de Mayo hike to the LV Viewpoint @ the Blue Diamond Hill - Red Rock Canyon

May 05 9:00AM - 2:00PM
This is the most difficult hike to which I host at the lower elevations with a total distance of 8.25 miles and an elevation gain of approximately 1200 feet; mostly during the first two miles of the…