World Record 5k

Arlington, WA

Join us for a WORLD RECORD 5k for chiropractic education! For the first time in almost 80 years, there will be a chiropractic college in Washington state. This boutique chiropractic college will focus on foundational chiropractic principals and clinical excellence. The Washington Chiropractic College is on track to accept students starting 2024.

To celebrate this new opportunity, the Washington Chiropractic College team invites you to participate in attempting a Guinness World Record! In the 30mins before the run start every person who is participating as a runner or volunteer is invited to help us form the world’s largest cardboard spine! Pictures and videos will be submitted for verification of the award.

100% of all profits and pledges from the World Record 5k will go to support the costs involved in opening of the Washington Chiropractic College and are tax deductible under 501c.3 IRS tax code.

How to participate in the Guinness World Record:
Please show up at 9AM to check-in

At 9:15AM we will be organizing people into the spine costume (your only need to bring yourself - all supplies provided!)

At 9:35-9:45 the pictures and video will be taken for the GWR authentication

10AM 5k run/walk for chiropractic education! Please note - you MUST check-in at the GWR booth. If you miss check in before the race, please check in after the race to be included in the Guinness World Record.

Post-Race Celebration

Prizes will be given to the 7, 12, 5, 24, and 33rd person to cross the finish line (7 for cervical bones / 12 for thoracic bones / 5 for lumbar bones / 24 for total spine bones / 33 for number of chiropractic principals) Post-race celebration at Elemental Cider Co. Raffle for awesome gear and prizes! Professional race photographer and videographer Food trucks and vendors

Virtual Race Option

Participants can run their virtual race any time between JULY 13, 2022 at 12AM and JULY 22, 2022 at 11:59PM. 

For full instructions on running or walking your virtual race with the ITS YOUR RACE mobile app, click the button below:

When & Where

Jul 22, 2023


10:00 AM

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