Race Against the Police Radar Gun at the “Beat the Heat” Tailgate Party

Published Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Fleet Feet Sports will kick off the upcoming holiday weekend and college football season with a Tailgate Party on Friday, September 1st, 5:00 - 7:30PM. In attendance will be members of the Grand Chute, Neenah, and other Police Departments for a unique running twist on tailgate gaming: introducing Beat the Heat!


In addition to your standard tailgate food and games, “Beat the Heat” is a chance to support local Police Departments raising money for the Run with the Cops 5K, an October 5th event benefiting our local Special Olympics chapter. Bring a small donation and play "Beat the Heat" to race against the radar gun! Results will be tracked on a leaderboard.


This event will also kick off Fleet Feet Sports’ Labor Day sales weekend and feature several of their favorite products, including new red long-sleeve Run. WI technical gear, in celebration of the start of the UW football season.


Event Details

Date: Friday, September 1st, 2017
Time: 5:00 - 7:30PM (food served at 6:00PM)

Location: Fleet Feet Sports, 3404 W College Avenue, in Appleton


This event is free and open to the public. Plenty of parking is available. This event is a fundraiser, so donations are encouraged but not required.

After the tailgate, head next door to another local business, 'Zza Odyssey, for the 8:00PM kick-off of the Wisconsin Badgers Football Season. ‘Zza Odyssey will be offering drink and food specials to those participating in the Beat the Heat Tailgate.


About Fleet Feet Sports Fox Valley

Fleet Feet Sports is a locally owned National Franchise specializing in walking, running, workout gear, and training programs. At Fleet Feet Sports Fox Valley you will find a welcoming environment and unprecedented customer service that is the cornerstone of health and wellness in the community. Whether you walk, run, exercise or simply need advice and motivation to lead an active or pain-free lifestyle, the experts at Fleet Feet Sports can help.


For more information about the business, visit us online at: www.fleetfeetfoxvalley.com

For more information about the Run with the Cops 5K, visit: http://www.specialolympicswisconsin.org/events/run-with-the-cops/

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