- Ultimate Amazing Race
June 2, 2019 - June 3, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Test your mind, body and blood! Individuals with Type 1 are coming together for a fun and adventurous day of friendly competition, mixed with practical diabetes education that won’t slow you down. It’s not about winning or losing; it’s about taking on the challenge!
Where: Sick Kids Hospital
When: Sunday June 2nd 2019
10am – 3pm
Event Day Schedule:
- 10:00 am Registration opens
- 10:15 am Workshops begin.
- 11:30 am Opening ceremonies
- 12:00 pm Nutritious lunch and related activity
- 1:00 pm Introduction and rules of the race
- 1:15 pm Race begins
- 3:00 pm Awards and appreciation ceremony
The Ultimate Amazing Race: ICD Edition is a unique opportunity to test your mind, body and blood! This race has traveled across Canada and had many international and repeat participants coming together for a fun & adventurous day mixed with practical diabetes education. Living with diabetes takes courage to face the daily challenges and to learn how to be your best. This race will push your team to reach for more with multiple stages, each with a series of challenges, some mental and some physical, that must be completed before learning of the next location… Enjoy a workshop before lunch and see the skills of your peers in this awesome cooperative challenge.
Tickets: Includes admission & lunch.
- Ultimate Amazing Race Ticket- $15 (per person, includes lunch, snacks and activity)
- Empowerment fund: Looking for financial assistance, selecting this option allows us to use funds that we have set aside to ensure everyone is able to make it out to our events
Teams: Each Team must have at minimum one person with Type 1 Diabetes. Teams consist of 3-6 participants. Individuals or pairs are welcome to register in our “Team Lottery” so they can be matched with other team members of similar age.
When signing up you will have the option to either start a team or join someone’s team, when joining a team please put the team name you wish to join or if you don’t know the team name you can put the person’s name and we’ll make sure you end up on the same team.
The Race is open to all ages. Children 12 and under will need one adult chaperone 18+
Workshop: We will be hosting a series of stations for teams that will consist of additional activities to build skills and teamwork. These activities will serve as great preparation for the race and provide you with an amazing opportunity to get some one-on-one coaching from the ICD award-winning Leadership Team.