Fripp Island

Sunday, October 27

Race Time: 7:30AM

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FREE WIFI ACCESS AT THE BEACH CLUB!

Thanks to our friends at Hargray, we have access to free WiFi at the Beach Club on Fripp!
Network Name: PledgeThePink
Password: FlockStar

Today’s Hashtags

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Make your friends back home jealous and show them the power of pink by recording Facebook Live at the start line!

Today’s Course

Primarily on streets, cart paths, and pedestrian pathways, plus a half-mile on the beach, which is hard-packed sand.

Daily Schedule:

MORNING SCHEDULE:

7:15AM | Warm up & announcements, Beach Club
7:30AM | Sunrise start, Beach Club
9AM-2PM | Finish line party at the Beach Club

AFTERNOON OPTIONS:
Noon | Late checkout (resort guests only)
2-3PM | Dolphin Cruise, Marina $15*
2-3PM | Dodgeball at the Racquet Club
3-4PM | Trivia at the Sandbar
3-4PM | Wine glass & sign painting, Ocean View $10
3-4PM | Dolphin Cruise, Marina $15*
3-4PM | Hungry Hungry Hippos, Racquet Club
4-5PM | Dolphin Cruise, Marina $15*

EVENING OPTIONS:
5-7PM | Sunset Fripper Cruise $28*
5-8PM | Farewell dinner, Ocean View $25 (See Menu)*
6:30PM | Sunset group photo, Beach Club beach
7:30-10PM | Movie at the pool, Sandbar

*These activities require pre-registration. 

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What To Do When You Arrive
  1. Sign the Honor Board & Fripp Thank You Board if you haven’t already
  2. Drop your bag at the Bag Drop. Bag drop will be in the circle in front of the Beach Club and will be supervised to ensure your stuff is safe
  3. Please be at the start line before 7:15 AM. We cannot wait on you!
  • 6:30 – 7:10 AM     Music, dancing & games
  • 7:15 – 7:20 AM     Group stretch/warm up
  • 7:20 – 7:30 AM     Welcome, announcements, reminders
  • 7:30 AM                START! Survivors will be in the front, leading the way!
Start Line & Bag Drop

Our final day together starts off at the circle in front of the Beach Club, where we’ll kick things off pre-dawn.

Bag Drop will be set up in the circle so please come back here after you’ve crossed the finish line on the beach. 

The race will kick off at 7:30 AM, and once again, our survivors will lead us forth!

 

Shortcut

Sunday’s designated short cut is five miles and we will have volunteers on the course to direct you.

Pitstops and Toilets

Pit Stops & Potty Breaks will be plentiful once again:

  • Mile 1.9 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 3.5 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 4 – toilets
  • Mile 4.6 – toilets
  • Mile 5 – toilets
  • Mile 6 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 7.1 – toilets
  • Mile 7.8 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 9.1 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 10 – party!
Messages in the Sand

At finish line there will be a cordoned area where you can write a message to loved ones in the sand. Take a photo and send it to friends and supporters back home. 

The After Party

Reclaim the bag you left at the Bag Drop.

Party starts at 9:00 AM-ish, and goes until you do!

Your race bib will entitle you to lunch, and you can buy lunch tickets for your guests (cash and credit cards accepted but cash is always fastest!).

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Sea Turtles

Please keep an eye out for our Sea Turtles during the early morning hours and please stay clear of their nests. Fingers crossed that y’all might see the mamas or babies make their journey into the ocean. It is about the most spectacular and humbling event you will ever witness.

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Daily Schedule

MORNING:
8:00-8:45AM | Music, dancing & games
8:45-8:50 AM | Group stretch/warm up
8:50-9:00 AM | Welcome, announcements, reminders
9:00 AM | Start line at Spring Tide Market
10:30AM-3PM | Finish line party at the Fripp Beach Club
11-until | Decorate FOL birds, Beach Club
11:00 AM | Lunch starts

AFTERNOON OPTIONS:
1:15-1:45PM | Survivor Celebration, Fripp Beach Club
2-3PM | Dolphin Cruise, Marina $15*
2:30-5:30 | Par 3 Golf Extravaganza, Ocean Point Golf Course $25*
3-4PM | Dolphin Cruise, Marina $15*
3-4:15PM | MUSC Breast Cancer Forum, Peg Legs
4-5PM | Dolphin Cruise, Marina $15*
4:30- 5:30PM | Golf cart scavenger hunt, Peg Legs at the marina $5

EVENING OPTIONS:
5-6:30PM | Sunset kayaking $40*
5-7PM | Sunset Fripper Cruise $28*
5-8PM | Oyster Roast & BBQ at the Creek House, $25 (See Menu)*
6-7PM | Poolside trivia at the Sandbar
7-9 PM | Lowcountry sugar hand scrub making, Ocean View $10
7-10PM | Pajama karaoke & smores campfire, Sandbar

*These activities require pre-registration. 

What To Do When You Arrive
  1. Sign the Honor Board if you didn’t do it Thursday
  2. Drop your bag at the Bag Drop. Bag drop will be boxes placed in pickup trucks to be transported to our post race party. Boxes will labeled, so look for the first letter of your last name and drop your bag in the corresponding box.
  3. Please be at the start line before 9am. We can’t wait on you!
  • 8:00-8:45AM Music, dancing & games
  • 8:45-8:50 AM Group stretch/warm up
  • 850-9am Welcome, announcements, reminders
  • 9AM START! Survivors will be in the front, leading the way!
Start Line & Bag Drop

Our final day together starts off at the circle in front of the Beach Club, where we’ll kick things off pre-dawn.

Bag Drop will be boxes placed in pickup trucks to be transported for you to our After party. Boxes will be labeled, so look for the first letter of your last name and drop your bag in the corresponding box.

The race will kick off at 7:30 AM, and once again, our survivors will lead us forth!

Stream the craziness via FB Live!

Sunrise & Walking On The Sand

Since the race starts pre-dawn you’ll be able to see the sunrise for miles along the course, so be prepared to capture some pretty fantastic photos of you, your teammates, new friends, and the entire gang of Flockers.

Don’t worry about “walking in the sand.” You are on the hard-packed sand of the beach from Miles 1-6, and then again from Miles 9-10. Slow down, soak it up, and take all the selfies you want! Miles 7-9 are on the best street on the island, and in the shade!

Pitstops and Toilets

Pit Stops & Potty Breaks will be plentiful once again:

  • Mile 1.9 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 3.5 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 4 – toilets
  • Mile 4.6 – toilets
  • Mile 5 – toilets
  • Mile 6 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 7.1 – toilets
  • Mile 7.8 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 9.1 – toilets & pitstop
  • Mile 10 – party!
Messages in the Sand

Messages in the sand – more details forthcoming. At finish line there will be a cordoned area where you can write a message in the sand, draw a picture, take a photo and ……..

The After Party

Reclaim the bag you left at the Bag Drop.

Party starts at 9:00 AM-ish, and goes until you do!

Your race bib will entitle you to lunch, and you can buy lunch tickets for your guests (cash and credit cards accepted but cash is always fastest!).

s

Sea Turtles

Please keep an eye out for our Sea Turtles during the early morning hours and please stay clear of their nests. Fingers crossed that y’all might see the mamas or babies make their journey into the ocean. It is about the most spectacular and humbling event you will ever witness.