Introducing Get Stoked, a 3-city, three day, tri-sport outdoor fitness challenge tour featuring Open Water Swimming, Stand Up Paddleboarding, and Distance Skateboarding. Designed to paint the city in fitness finesse, Get Stoked will be taking over Peachtree City, Ga. (just outside Atlanta), Rock Hill, SC (just outside Charlotte), and Portland, OR.
Mastermind behind this outdoor fitness challenge is action sports entrepreneur, Jonathan Strauss. Hundreds of fitness freaks will come together to challenge themselves while spectators, fans, and partners will ALL be jammin’ on the sand to live music featuring a two-day talent lineup of homegrown artists with hundreds of participants per city. Participants can all come together as a community and celebrate the sport, the community and the Get Stoked mission.
Peachtree City, GA on June 27-29, 2014
Rock Hill, SC on July 11-13, 2014
Portland, OR on August 29-31, 2014
Participants will be able to compete in one sport or two if they like. If they challenge and complete all 3 sports Participants will earn bragging rights and will be recognized as Outdoor Superstars! The Get Stoked payoff happens in the Sunday finale, which will pit the winners of each race going up against each other in a one of a kind triathlon: a ¼ mile swim, a ¼ mile paddle, and a ½ mile skate. The two triathlon weekend winners will be crowned King and Queen of Get Stoked! Stand Up Paddleboarding, a surface water sport recognized as the fastest growing sport over the last two years with over 200% growth since 2012, will be held in 5k and 10k distances at the fitness challenge. Distance Skateboarding has been grabbed by younger generations as alternative transport and Get Stoked will be holding one mile and 10k distances for challengers. Open Water Swimming is a sport that has experience massive growth recently due to the huge success of the sport of Triathlon, and Get Stoked will include a one mile and 5k distance race during the tour. Spectator perks include: free prizes, demonstrations, killer food, merchandise tents packed with the hottest goods, swimsuit fashion shows, and multiple partner activation zones.
I, the undersigned participant, intending to be legally bound, hereby certify that I am physically fit and have not been otherwise informed by a physician. I acknowledge that I am aware of all the risks inherent in Open Water Swimming (training and competition), including possible permanent disability or death, and agree to assume all of those risks. AS A CONDITION OF MY PARTICIPATION IN THE GET STOKED EVENT OR ANY ACTIVITIES INCIDENT THERETO, I HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIMS FORLOSS, DAMAGES CAUSED BY THE EGLIGENCE, ACTIVE OR PASSIVE, OF THE FOLLOWING: GET STOKED, THE FACILITIES, MEET SPONSORS, MEET COMMITTEES, OR ANY INDIVIDUAL OFFICIATING AT THE MEETS OR SUPERVISING SUCHACTIVITIES. In addition, I agree to abide by and be governed by the rules of World Open Water Swimming Association (WOWSA), International Distance Skateboard Association (IDSA) and World Paddleboard Association (WPA). I also specifically acknowledge that I am aware of all the risks inherent in open water swimming and agree to assume those risks. SIGNATURE OF PARTICIPANT (must be 19 years of age or older)
GET STOKED Waiver of Liability by participant from liability: I hereby release Get Stoked, and any other participating organization from any claims and damages received by me as a result of my participation in the race and furthermore, hold them harmless and indemnified from any damages. In addition, I agree to abide by and be governed by the rules set forth by Get Stoked Event Management.
I authorize Get Stoked to use my name, statements and likeness, without charge, for promotional purposes in publications, advertising, video, web, new media, or other formats.
August 22, 2014 - August 31, 2014
The events will be held on Saturday, August 30th and Sunday, August 31st, 2014. Each race will have appropriate waves, Male and Female within appropriate intervals. Projected start times are 9:00 AM each day. To see the full schedule please visit our web-site.
Open water swim - Beginners - 1/4 Mile Individual Age group/open$15.00 Open water swim-1 Mile Individual Age group/open$50.00 Open water swim-5K Individual Age group/open$50.00 Open water swim-1 Mile & 5K Swim Combo Individual Age group/open$60.00 Paddle - Beginners - 1/4 Mile Individual Age group/open$15.00 Paddle - 5K Individual Age group/open$40.00 Paddle - 10K Individual Age group/open$50.00 Paddle - 5K and 10K Combo Individual Age group/open$65.00 Skate - Beginners - 2 Mile Individual Age group/open$15.00 Skate 7.6 Mile Individual Age group/open$20.00 Skate 10.3 Mile Individual Age group/open$35.00 Skate 7.6 and 10.3 Mile Combo Individual Age group/open$40.00 Outdoor Superstar - All 6 Events Individual Age group/open$125.00
August 22, 2014
Scoggins Valley Park at Henry Hagg Lake *
50250 SW Scoggins Valley Road
Gaston, Oregon 97119