AMAZING RACE TO RECOVERY 2022 will be held virtually
March 26-April 3, 2022
Thank you for your Support!
An Amazing Race challenge will take place over 8 days at your own pace on your schedule! You do NOT need to be available all 8 days. Even if you only have a few hours, you can still participate. Just complete as much as you can!
March 26-April 3, 2022.
First, form a team of up to 5 people. ($20 per person)
Second, select a Captain and register your team on this website under the
"Register A Team" tab.
Third, wait for an email with more instructions.
There are many challenges that can be completed virtually. There is no paper or in-person option available.
You are encouraged to complete as many challenges as you want. Most of the challenges can be completed any day, any time.
You do not need to be available all 8 days.
If completing it virtually, there will be some Zoom sessions.
After the Opening Session, held at 10am on Saturday, March 26, via Zoom, the teams will be given a password to access the challenge details via Google Forms.
Most challenges are encouraged, but not necessary, to be completed as a team, of up to 5 members.
All challenges are family-friendly, many of them are great for teams with young children.
Teams will be scored on each challenge (up to 100 points).
You can begin these 3 challenges as soon as your team registers:
1. Facebook Likes & Shares
2. EventGrove Fundraising
3. Why Are You Participating
Here are some of the possible other challenges. You will receive the details after the opening ceremony at 10am on Saturday, March 26, 2022.
4. Trivia Challenge
5. Phrase Challenges
6. Identify Oddball Objects
7. Online Escape Room
8. Video Game
9. Real Life Scavenger Hunt
10. Make Up A Song About Recovery
11. Build a Towel Animal
12. Zoom Pictionary
13. Zoom Jeopardy
The Colonie-Guiderland Rotary Club is looking for your help in fighting the current addiction and opioid crisis in the Capital District. Our 4th annual fundraising event will promote awareness of the issue and raise funds to support Second Chance Opportunities, Inc. and their community recovery center in Albany.
Funds raised from this event will be used to support programs at the Community Recovery Center, a safe and centralized location in the heart of Albany where people with an addiction, their families and loved ones can come to get support, direction and guidance while they are dealing with substance abuse disorders.
It's a space where people in recovery can come and put the pieces of their life back together by; gaining employment, housing and life skills, being part of the recovery community, and learning to have fun and enjoy themselves without the use of substances, which greatly reduces the risk of relapse.
The event will be modeled after the popular CBS show The Amazing Race. Teams consist of between 1-5 people. The cost is $20 per person. If you are in recovery, inquire about being sponsored to participate. Your team will earn points for completing fun challenges.
Some ways individuals/businesses/groups can help:
Register a team to participate in the event and pre-event fundraising
Be a sponsor or help to obtain sponsors
Submit prize donations
Forward this information to anyone you think might be interested
Share our Facebook Event page with your Facebook Friends
Help to promote this event
Check out the FAQ section under Details/FAQ.
If you have any questions, or are interested, please contact us via this website. (Use the Contact Us tab)