Registration Options: (deadline Aug 7th)
The events will go in this order starting @ 8:30 am SHARP
10K & 10K Relay Affordable Main Event: (@approx 8:45 am)
The 10K Main Event and NEW 10K Relay option wrap up thiis running festival event with an experience like no other. At a point or two along the route you will run through scarecrows that may jump out and chase you. This will improve your finish time of course with a boost of adrenaline, don't worry they are just there to startle you a bit. In it for the fun of it and want to earn a fabulous prize? Feel free to dress the part see the Creative Categories tab for details. More of a serious runner, this is your race: a well marked fast and flat course with professional timing, a Tech T-shirt, runner cards signature finish line results, and fabulous prizes for top finishers of each division.
Exclusive 10K Creative Categories: Not sure you can win your age bracket? NOW is your chance to earn a prize and well deserved recognition.
Funnest Pair: cross the finish line hand in hand with someone else for your chance to win a special prize for this division. Consider your finishline approach does it include waltzing, skipping, leaping, pirouettes, a disco move, or a moon walk? Are you both wearing a smile, matching outfits, or a costume? Anonomous judges will evaluate both style & form.
Stroller Racer: So you have a little one that has changed your life, but you still want to stay fit and enjoy some quality time with them. Well the pioneers went over 1,000 miles pushing and pulling creaky wood hand carts. You can cover a few miles in that slick jogging stroller. Most of the course is on a hard surface with a few patches of grass to negotiate, no icy river crossings, sand traps, or rocky ridges. Our course is smooth and relatively flat.
**NOT a DOG Race: you know we love dogs and include them in our Egg Run and Heritage Days 5K. However due to the exciting nature of the Scarecrow startle experience dogs will NOT be allowed in these runs.
Nibley City Recreation offers a fitness program called Nibley Fit, available to anyone interested in attending. These group fitness classes include Yoga, HIIT, and HIGH fitness routines. The classes are taught by highly qualified fitness instructors and are held in the community center at Nibley City Hall (455 W 3200 S Nibley, UT)
See calendar below for current schedule details FREE Heritage Days Classes
Class Schedule New Tab (Larger View)Classes available to participants 14 years old and up.
HIGH: this fitness routine is an interval training class that includes an easy to follow routine choreographed to music. It combines a fun interval workout with an intensity level you set for maximum fitness results! This amazing new fitness format offers a high caloric burn through cardio peaks along with full-body toning! Get addicted to being fit while having fun sculpting your body, building strength, and endurance.
HIIT: looking for a fun and effecient full body workout at your pace try HIIT, also referred as TABATA after fitness scientist/researcher Dr. Izumi Tabata. HIIT is short for: High Intensity Interval Training and includes alternating short periods of intense anaerobic exercise with less intense active recovery. Extensive research by Tabata and others have proven both the effectiveness and efficiency of interval training with reliable positive results for improving athletic capacity and conditioning in a shorter time frame. Benefiting both aerobic and anaerobic systems HIIT workouts have endless possibilities and exciting variety to keep you interested and challenge you to go to the next level at a pace you personally set.
Yoga: Ease the stress of your day by using dynamic breathing and strong flowing movements for greater strength, flexibility, and range of motion. Hatha yoga is a balanced combination of sustained poses with attention to basic alignment, mindfulness, and breathing to create a trans-formative and balancing effect of mind and body. Our yoga class will continuously evolve as our skilled instructors explore the needs and interests of class participants. They may also weave together wisdom teachings, poetry and music to inspire physical, energetic, mental, intuitive, and pure bliss states of consciousness. Some outdoor yoga classes will be available at the Nibley Park amphitheatre note class location on the Nibley Fit Calendar and Facebook posts.
Classes available to participants 14 years old and up.
Nibley Fit Instructors: we provide highly qualified supportive instructors interested in offering you the best fitness experience
Marianne has had a love for fitness all of her life. Early on she developed a passion for competitive team sports and endurance races, competing in many marathons and triathlons. Through college classes she was introduced to group fitness, which instantly became her new passion. She graduated with a degree in Health Education and has been instructing HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) for 4 years. Marianne has been certified as a Primary Group Instructor through AFAA. She has found that exercising not only strengthens the body, but also the mind and the spirit. She lives her life with the belief that being fit is about having fun while striving to be stronger than you were yesterday. Marianne’s passion for exercise has also let her gain new friendships through her community.
Karlene loves feeling fit and sharing her enthusiasm for a healthy lifestyle with everyone. Knowing that variety is the spice of life, she brings a lot of fun creative workouts to class including holiday themes and modifications to fit every participants comfort level.
Cammy discovered the multiple benefits of yoga in 2012 under the direction of a talented and mindful yoga teacher. With her B.S. degree in Exercise Science and Health Education from Utah State University, she realized the profound and far reaching effects yoga can have on a person’s health and wellness. It re-awakened the mind-body connection in her and has positively affected every aspect of her life, including injury rehabilitation and prevention. She is the wife of a yoga enthusiast and has witnessed the solid therapeutic effects that have benefitted him, as well as countless others. Cammy has focused her time and energy raising her 6 children and recently decided to build on her background with a 200 hour YTT certification from Yoga Assets in SLC, UT under the direction of Denise Druce. Cammy is registered with Yoga Alliance, and is also a Certified Group Fitness Instructor that connects easily with all participants. Cammy is excited to share the benefits of yoga with the citizens of Nibley City! Her goal is to create a warm, relaxed and fun environment in her vinyasa style yoga classes that challenge and relax the body and de-stress the mind. She loves to encourage people from all walks of life in their quest to take charge and improve their health.
Shaeli grew a love for group fitness as a child by attending classes with her mom and sisters. As she grew older she found a love for sports and dance. Throughout college she continued to be involved in group fitness and Latin dancing while studying business. After graduating with a BS from USU, she was married and quickly had four children. As she continued to stay active with her children, she decided to go back to something she has always loved- group fitness. Shaeli is now certified in HIGH and Primary Group Fitness through AFAA. Shaeli has personally learned how exercise and staying active is key to healthy pregnancies and postpartum, both physically and mentally. She also loves people and the friendships she has made through the Nibley Fit community.
(Available Fall, Winter, & Spring)
The mission of Nibley City is to make life better for its citizens by fostering community cooperation so residents, businesses, and government work together to develop the City in harmony with its natural environment, historical surroundings, and in accordance with the values and vision of the community as set forth in the General Plan. The City will provide fiscally sound municipal services for a safe, attractive, creative, and viable community.