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Gesu Boosters Bulldog Bolt 2022

EVENT DETAILS

Join us on Saturday, October 22, 2022 for the annual Gesu Boosters Bulldog Bolt 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk! Following the race is our ever-popular After Party in Bolt Village featuring food trucks, beer & drinks, DJ Lance Hahn, awards, raffle, and college football on the big screen! Returning again this year is the famous magician, Rick Smith, Junior! Student participants and donors earn a DRESS DOWN DAY on Tuesday 10/25 (wearing the Bolt t-shirt is encouraged but not required). Proceeds support Gesu athletic programs and facilities.

Location: 2450 Miramar Blvd, University Heights, OH 44118

Click HERE to see photos from Bulldog Bolt 2021.


RACE REGISTRATION

**EARLYBIRD REGISTRATION ONLINE - BY 10/2
$30 (5K) / $25 (Fun Run/Walk) - Includes t-shirt
$90 cap for families of 4 or more. Fun Run is FREE for kids 5/under.

PRE-REGISTRATION ONLINE - 10/3-10/16
$35 (5K) / $25 (Fun Run/Walk) - Includes t-shirt while supplies last
$100 cap for families of 4 or more. Fun Run is FREE for kids 5/under.

DAY OF REGISTRATION IN PERSON - 10/22
$40 (5K) / $25 (Fun Run/Walk) - Includes t-shirt while supplies last
$120 cap for families of 4 or more. Fun Run is FREE for kids 5/under.


DONATE (T-SHIRT & DRESS DOWN DAY)

DONATIONS ONLINE - BY 10/22
Can't make it to the Bolt? You can still support Boosters and earn a DRESS DOWN DAY for your student(s)!

$25 per person - Includes t-shirt

BOLT DONATION (T-SHIRT & DRESS DOWN DAY)

*We will do our very best to get t-shirts to you prior to the Dress Down Day on Tuesday, October 25. However, depending on the date you order, your shirts may not arrive until after the event.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21
5:00 - 7:00 PM Packet Pickup (Gesu Family Center)

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22
9:30 AM Packet Pickup & Day of Registration (Gesu Parking Lot)
10:00 AM Group Stretch & Pre-Race Festivities (Gesu Parking Lot)
10:30 AM Races Begin (Start and finish at Gesu)
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM After Party in Bolt Village (Gesu Parking Lot)

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25
Dress Down Day! Participating students and donors can dress down at school. Wearing the Bolt t-shirt is encouraged but not required. 

*Schedule is subject to change.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Through the generosity of our sponsors, donors and participants, we were able to raise over $32,000 at our last Bulldog Bolt! Proceeds have gone toward much needed projects and equipment including a new volleyball net system, new scoreboards, new signage and banners, new protective mats, new basketball jerseys, and new lacrosse gear.

View this form for sponsor-level details. After you purchase your sponsorship a committee member will reach out to confirm your information, get your logo (if applicable), and provide race registration instructions.

PLATINUM: $1750
Due by October 9 to guarantee name on shirts and posters

GOLD: $1000
Due by October 9 to guarantee name on shirts and posters

BLUE: $500
Due by October 9 to guarantee name on shirts and posters

BULLDOG: $250
Due by October 16 to guarantee name on posters

FRIEND OF BOOSTERS: $150

SPONSORSHIP - Pay Online

*Online payments are done through a second party site called onecause.


CONTACT INFO

Dan Plato
Event & Sponsorship Coordinator
platodw@gmail.com

Katie Plato
Event & Marketing Coordinator
katieplato28@gmail.com

Gina Fletcher & Julie Andrasik
Raffle Coordinators
ginamfletcher@gmail.com, andrasik12.28@gmail.com

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