FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
BOB ROTATORI - 216-635-3263 - or -
DAN CRANDALL - 216-635-3274
Over the past decade, Cleveland Metroparks has attempted and set
a few Guinness Book of World Records, and we're asking for help
Cleveland Metroparks invites everyone to help break the current
Guinness Book of World Record for the �Largest Group of People
doing Jumping Jacks� during the new �Healthy People, Healthy Planet
Fair & 5K Run/Walk� on Saturday, June 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
at Big Cedar Point Picnic Area in Rocky River Reservation in North
Now is a great time to start practicing doing jumping jacks to
not only be a part of the record attempt, but be a part of breaking
the Guinness World Record!
The Guinness Book of World Records attempt for the �Largest
Group of People doing Jumping Jacks� at the same time for
one-minute will begin at 10:15 a.m. The record for the most
people star jumping (jumping jacks) simultaneously is 1,157 and was
achieved by students at Mamie Fay School in New York, New York on
October 12, 2011.
Participation is free and interested jumping jackers can
pre-register by emailing "mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com
their name, address, city, state, zip, and number of people
attending the Guinness Book of World Records attempt. Add
Guinness World Record in the subject line of the email.
Check-in and day-of registration is from 8 to 10 a.m. The
staff from Fitworks will get everyone loose and stretched out from
10 to 10:15 a.m. and the attempt will begin at 10:15 a.m.
And, for those thinking of participating in the new �Healthy
Planet, Healthy People 5K Run/Walk,� registration is open and
available to print a form or register online at "http://www.hermescleveland.com/">www.hermescleveland.com.
Pre-registration is open until Friday, June 8 at 9 a.m. for
$20. Late registration of $25 and packet pickup is from 2 to
7 p.m. at Rocky River Nature Center on Friday, June 8. Day-of
registration and packet pickup on Saturday, June 9 is from 8 a.m.
to 8:50 a.m. on race day. Proceeds from the race benefit
programming at Rocky River Nature Center.
Plus, everyone can enjoy the �Healthy Planet, Healthy People
Fair� until 2 p.m., featuring vendors and exhibitors on how to care
for the planet in your own backyard, and taking care of the mind,
body and spirit. Refreshments will be available, and
adults, ages 21 and over, can purchase beer at the �Beer Garden.�
Healthy Planet, Healthy People Fair & 5K Run/Walk is sponsored
by Earth Fare, Fitworks and Renewal by Andersen.
Big Cedar Point Picnic Area is located off Valley Parkway in
Rocky River Reservation, north of Cedar Point Road in North
Olmsted. Suggested parking is at Rocky River Nature Center,
Little Cedar Point and Frostville Museum.
For more information, call 440-734-6660 or visit "http://www.clevelandmetroparks.com/">www.clevelandmetroparks.com.
Help set another Guinness Book of World Records with
Cleveland Metroparks - part of your life,