DuPont Year Round

2008 Year Round Walk (YRE) January 1- December 31, 2008

DuPont, WA

CREDIT ONLY | 10 km Walk

START/FINISH: DuPont Store, 100 Barksdale Ave., DuPont, WA 98327.  Phone: 253 964-5007

SPONSOR: The Over the Hill Gang Volkssport Club AVA #754

DATES AND TIMES:  Jan. 1 to Dec.31, 2008.  Daylight hours only. Closed Christmas. Store Hours: M-F 6am-9pm, Sat.7am-10pm /Sun.8am-9pm.   Restrooms available at Start Point only Food & Water available for purchase

TRAIL RATING: Walk: 10KM rated a 1.


Walk (NW08/995):  79622 walk on sidewalks and groomed trails through the historic City of DuPont and surrounding woods. The trail is a 10 km & rated a 1. The 10km is suitable for strollers, but not wheelchairs.

REGISTRATION:  There is no pre-registration for this event. Register by signing the book at the DuPont Store. Pay appropriate fee and obtain a start card. Each person must carry a start card even if you are participating free.

ELIGIBILITY:  This event is open to every one of all ages. Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

DISCLAIMER:  Although every effort will be made to make this a safe, enjoyable event, the sponsors are not liable for accidents, injuries, thefts and other material damages. AU participants are required to register at the start area and carry a start card. By doing so, each event participant agrees to accept the guidelines for Volkssport events published by the American Volkssport Association (AVA) and to observe the principles of good sportsmanship. This event will be held regardless of weather. There will be no refunds.

This event is sanctioned by the American Volkssport Association, part of the International Federation of Popular Sports (IVV), and counts toward the acquisition of IVV achievement awards.

START FEES: The fee for IVV credit is $3.00 ($1.00 for those 16 years old and younger). Participants may earn IVV credit once during the period 1/l to 6/30 and once more for the 7/1 to 12/31 period. You may walk the course twice on one start card the same day. Each day the participant walks, he/she must re-register and obtain a new start card.

DIRECTIONS: North or South 1-5: Take Exit 119 and follow signs to DuPont. Start Point is at the DuPont Store, located 1/10 mile from 1-5. Parking available in gravel lot next to store or on city streets. Please do not park in front of the store.

INFORMATION: Contact Kathie Kirkpatrick Phone 253-912-4603

Or write: The-Over-The-Hill Gang CO/Diane Wagner President Graham, WA. 98338