‘Golf Cart Gurus’ set up city-wide race through Sanford to help service members

Attendees race while competing at local businesses, according to group

Image by Denise Geelhart from Pixabay (Image by Denise Geelhart from Pixabay)

SANFORD, Fla. – Golf Cart Gurus, a business that — as the name might imply — deals in golf carts and parts, is hosting a city-wide race through Sanford May 29 to benefit U.S. service members.

The “2nd Amazing Race,” as the group calls it, will allow teams of two-to-four people to participate in competitions at a variety of businesses throughout Sanford, starting from Celery City Craft Beer Garden and ending at George’s Tavern.

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The competition is set to run from 1 - 6 p.m. with registration starting at noon, and the event’s summary states it will take contestants through “challenges, tasks, puzzles and obstacles” at 13 different Sanford businesses, including:

  • George’s Tavern
  • Celery City Craft Beer Garden
  • West End Trading Co.
  • Hollerbach’s Willow Tree Café
  • Throwbacks
  • Torch One Cigar Bar
  • The Basin
  • Wop’s Hops Brewing Co. and Kitchen
  • Kenscoins
  • Sanford Avenue Tavern
  • 1st Street Lounge
  • The Yardery
  • Dees Brothers Brewery

According to the business, attendees can participate with golf carts, bicycles, motorcycles or even on foot. The business said there will be a trophy and prizes for 1st place, best challenge and cart-costume contest winners, among others.

Golf Cart Gurus stated there will be no food or alcohol challenges involved in the competition.

Tickets start at $15 per person for early registration and $20 per person starting May 25. The group is also asking for $40 donations from each team.

Proceeds will go toward Just Our Soldiers’ Helpers, a nonprofit group that puts together care packages for deployed troops.

For more information or to buy tickets, visit the event’s web page here.

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