Crest Baptist Church
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Believe Guatemala Cocoa Run Online Registration



  3rd Annual Cocoa Run - September 30, 2017



Our third annual Cocoa Fun Run is a 5k (3.1 mile)  and a 1 mile fun run to help raise funds to support Believe Guatemala help in their mission to reach the children and adults in need who live in poverty stricken areas, and break the cycle of material and spiritual poverty. 

Please come and help support our organization, we would love to see all of you there. There will be music, chocolate milk, coffee, chocolate chip cookies and much more.


START:  5K and 1mile race will both meet at the SWCC Performing Arts building attached to the YMCA in Creston in advance of the start of the race at 8am on September 30, 2017. 

T-SHIRTS:  Each pre-registered  participant will receive a t-shirt. After September 16, t-shirts are NOT guaranteed, but will be given as supplies last. T-shirts will be made in Guatemala to help support the Guatemalan people, so shirts will need to be ordered earlier than usual.

AWARDS: Awards will be given to top three females and top three males in the 5K fun run. Awards will also be given to the top three finishers in the mile.


PROCEEDS: Proceeds from the Believe Guatemala Cocoa Fun Run will be used to fund Believe Guatemala and there mission to help break the cycle of spiritual and material poverty.


PACKET PICK-UP: Packet pick up will be the day of the race, September 30, 2017 at 7am until 7:50 a.m.  Same day registration will also be available at 7am.


 PRINT FORM: If you prefer to print the form and mail or deliver it to Crest Baptist Church CLICK HERE.

Otherwise, complete the online form and mail your check to:
Believe Guatemala, PO Box 92, Creston, IA 50801 
If you have additional questions, email OR visit Believe Guatemala Cocoa Fun Run 2017 Facebook page.


Full Name:

City:      State:       Zip:   
Phone:    Email:   
Gender:  Male   Female
Age Group:  12 and under    13-18      19-25     26-35    36-50    Over 50     Prefer not to say
 Distance Option: 5K    1 Mile
Adult T-shirt size  XS   S     M       L     XL     XXL

Registration forms will be accepted online through the Crest Baptist Church website or delivered with payment to the church office at 1211 N Poplar St, Creston IA. Make checks to Believe Together Inc. Payments may be made through mailing in registration fee to Believe Guatemala, PO Box 92 Creston, IA 50801.


Entry Fee

$25 until September 16, 2017*

$30 until September 30, 2017

$18 kids 12 and under until September 16

$25 kids 12 and under until September 30

*No guarantee of a t-shirt if registration is received after September 16

EVENT DISCLAIMER: I am entering the Believe Guatemala Cocoa Run, and I consider myself physically fit and adequately trained for the event. I understand the risks involved in this type of event in potential city traffic, and I agree that I am  taking part in this event at my own risk . By signing this application, I release Believe Guatemala and the event sponsors, organizers, and volunteers from any liability including claims for personal injury, death, and other damages that occur during the event. I give permission for the free use of my name and picture in any promotion , broadcast, or print media account of this event. Check if you agree. (REQUIRED) 

Parental/Guardian permission required for participants under 18: