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The Salvation Army’s MOST Amazing Race

The Salvation Army's MOST Amazing RaceSaturday, April 6, 10am – America’s Backyard, 100 SW 3rd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale

The MOST Amazing Race will take teams of two on a large scale adventure race around Fort Lauderdale. From the starting line, America’s Backyard, teams will receive a clue leading them to a checkpoint somewhere in the city. Upon arriving at the various checkpoints, teams will be required to complete a challenge in order to receive the next clue. Challenges may involve tedious activities, trivia contests, food dares and may be physically or mentally demanding. Racers must travel on foot, Broward County busses or Sun Trolley. Any other means of transportation will result in disqualification.  Teams of two can be made up of friends, couples, co-workers or relatives. The event attracts philanthropic people who love a challenge, are smart, fun, fit and ready for adventure. The first team to reach the finish line will win the grand prize of $3,000. The second place prize is $1000. The third place prize is two Nike GPS sport watches. There are chances to win before race day by fundraising with your personalized webpage. The top fundrasing team will win the grand prize of two iPad minis. The top fundraising team will be determined by donation totals as of 11:59pm on Thursday April 4. The top 3 fund raising teams will win advantages in the race as well. Teams must consist of two people ages 18 and older. There is a $50 registration fee per team ($25 per person). To be eligible to compete in the race, teams must raise a minimum of $200 by April 4 at 11:59pm. The $50 registration fee does not count toward your team fundraising total. Each participant will receive a race T-shirt and an invitation to the post-race party at America’s Backyard.