Events and Schedule

Schedule

Friday, July 31, 2 p.m. | Opening Ceremonies | Watch 

Saturday, Aug. 1 – Wednesday, Aug. 5 | Virtual 5K Race and One-mile Walk | Location designated by participant

Saturday, Aug. 1 – Wednesday, Aug. 5 | In-person events | Fortress Obetz
Each team will select one time slot to participate in the in-person events. Each time slot is two-hours long. Teams will sign-up for their preferred time slot starting July 13.

Thursday, Aug. 6, 4 p.m. | Closing Ceremonies and Awards Presentation | Watch

Events

5K Race

Location: Anywhere participant designates
Roster Size: Unlimited Participation
Sign up Link
Points Available: Each participant who completes and submits their time will receive five (5) points. There is a maximum of 200 points per team. However, the top male and female in each age group will receive bonus points. Runners will be competing against other runners within the same group and company division to receive these points.
Age Groups: (29U, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+)

Notes:
A team’s top male and female finisher from each age group (29U, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+) will have their points combined to determine each team’s point total for the race, which will then award a first, second, third and fourth place (100, 75, 50, and 25 points respectively). 

The following apps are recommended to track your race and time: RunkeeperMap my Run, PelotonStrava, Nike+ Run Club, Adidas Running 

 

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One-mile Walk 

Location: Anywhere participant designates
Roster Size: Unlimited
Points: Each participant who completes and submits their time will receive five (5) points. There is a maximum of 200 points per team. This is a non-timed event.

Notes:
You can participate in the One-mile Walk by getting outside to walk in your neighborhood or local parks between Aug. 1-5Each team may enter unlimited walkers for the One-mile Walk. Each member who completes the walk will receive five (5) points for a maximum of 100 points per team. This is a non-timed event.  

To earn points, either self-report your walk to your team captain or post photos or videos of your walk on social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) using the hashtag #CbusCommunityCup and tagging @columbus_sports (Twitter, Instagram) or Greater Columbus Sports Commission (Facebook) and your company. If your social media accounts are private, please send your photos/videos to your team captain to make sure your points are recorded. We encourage participants to bring family members and pets along on their walks! 

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Basketball  Shooting Competition

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster Size: Four (4) employees (at least two (2) females)
Points Available: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition. Each participating team will receive 10 points.

Notes:
Each company may enter one (1) team of four (4) players, including at least two (2) females. Each participant will attempt to shoot five (5) basketballs from their choice of pre-marked spots, each with a different point value awarded when the baskets are made. Participants may not do a “redo” shot.  Individual scores will be added together to create a team score.

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Cornhole  Toss

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster Size: Four (4) employees (at least two (2) females)
Points: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition by individuals. Each participating team will receive 10 points.

Notes:

Each company may enter one (1) team of four (4) players, including two (2) females. Each participant will be given five (5) chances to toss a cornhole bag onto the board.

Players will score ten (10) points for each bag that goes into the hole and five (5) points for each bag that lands on the board. Any bag that hit the ground before hitting the board is “dead” and won’t be eligible to score points. Individual scores will be added to together to create a team score.

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Golf Chipping

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster Size: Four (4) employees (at least one (1) female)
Points: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition by individuals.

Notes:

Each company may enter one (1) team of four (4) employees, including at least one (1) female. Team members will chip five (5) balls from 60 yards into progressively larger circles surrounding a flag. The smallest circle will be worth 20 points, the middle worth 10 points and the outer-most worth five (5) points. A hole-in-one (hitting the pin) will be worth 30 points. Individual scores will be added together to create a team score. Please bring your own golf clubs, however clubs will also be available.
 

 

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Football Toss  

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster: Four (4) employees (at least two (2) females)
Points: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition.

Notes:

Each company may enter one (1) team of four (4) employees, including at least two (2) females. Each team member will attempt to throw five (5) footballs through different targets. Targets will be placed at 5 yards, 10 yards and 15 yards away, with participants scoring 5, 10 or 15 points based on the target they make. Participants may only use footballs provided at the event. No participant may do a “redo” throw. Individual scores will be added together to create a team score.

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Frisbee Toss  

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster: Four (4) employees (at least two (2) females)
Points: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition.

Notes:

Each company may enter one (1) team of four (4) employees, including at least two (2) females. Each team member will be given one minute to throw as many frisbees as they can. Partners will be placed at a distance of 20 yards away. Each throw that is caught by their teammate and placed in the bin will be worth one (1) point. Individual scores will be added together to create a team score. 

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Soccer Kick

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster: Four (4) employees (at least two (2) females)
Points: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition.

Notes:

Each company may enter one (1) team of four (4) employees, including at least two (2) females. Each team member will kick five (5) soccer balls through the soccer goal. Participants will shoot from three different distances; scoring 5, 10 or 15 points; based on difficulty. Rubber/plastic cleats are allowed but metal spikes are not permitted. Each participant is limited to one (1) turn. Individual scores will be added together to create a team score. 

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Hockey Shot  

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster: Four (4) employees (at least two (2) females)
Points: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition.

Notes:
Each team member will shoot five (5) pucks through the net. Distances of 5, 10 and 15 yards will reflect different point totals. Points will be awarded based on difficulty. Participants do not have to shoot all shots from the same distance. Each participant is limited to one (1) turn. Individual scores will be added together to create a team score.

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Lacrosse Passing

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster: Four (4) employees (at least two (2) females)
Points: Teams will be awarded the number of total points earned during the competition.

Notes:
Each company may enter one (1) team of four (4) employees, including at least two (2) females. Each team member will be allotted five (5) passes to their partner. Partners will be placed at a distance of 15 yards away. Each completed pass will be worth five (5) points. No participant may do a “redo” pass. Individual scores will be added together to create a team score.

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Wiffle Ball Home Run Derby

Category: Skill
Format: Drop-in Participation (full team must be present)
Location: Fortress Obetz
Roster: Each team can consist of up to four (4) team members (at least one (1) female)
Points: Each home run is worth three (3) points.

Notes:

The home run derby contest will be wiffle ball self pitch. Each team can consist of up to four (4) team members, including at least one (1) female. Each team member must bat but not all team members are required to pitch. “Batters” will have one minute to hit as many home runs as possible. Each home run will be worth three (3) points. The distance from the pitcher to the batter must be a minimum of 15 feet. All home runs will be counted towards the total team score. Bats and wiffle balls will be provided, batters are not permitted to bring their own equipment. Cleats are permitted.

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