FargoMania

Ignite Your Fitness

 

FargoMania is an adapted fitness competition for individuals with disabilities to showcase their abilities. Participants compete in three events as individuals, or as part of a team, performing acquired health and wellness skills. Beyond promoting healthy lifestyles, this competition based event beings together non-profit organizations from the Fargo-Moorhead and Detroit Lakes areas. Through reaching out, working together, and showing true capabilities of people who require adaptive services, we achieve a higher standard of living for all people.

 

2017 Event Information

 

  • FargoMania will be held October 29th at 1:00 PM
  • Competition will be held at the Sanford Health Athletic Complex on the campus of NDSU (1300 17th Ave N)
  • Student-Athletes from NDSU will be on hand to support athletes during the competition
  • Athletes compete in three individual events
  • Awards ceremony following the competition
  • Competition fee is $20 per athlete
  • $5 admission fee for spectators

 

FargoMania Information & Registration Packet   Icehouse-A-Palooza & CrossFit Icehouse Waiver

 

 

Training Information

 

To prepare for the competition, athletes will participate in an 8 week training session at a local CrossFit gym. Locations include:

  • CrossFit Icehouse
  • CrossFit 701
  • Sheyenne River CrossFit
  • CrossFit Detroit Lakes

 

The training period begins the week of September 4th, leading up to the competition October 29th. Athletes will train twice a week with fitness professionals. Times and days vary by location with the following time slots available Monday through Friday:

 

  • 7:30-8:30 AM
  • 9:00-10:00 AM
  • 11:00 AM–12:00 PM
  • 3:30-4:30 PM
  • 4:30-5:30 PM
  • Days, times, and location will be assigned to athletes based upon availability

 

Icehouse-A-Palooza Fundraiser

 

  • FargoMania fundraiser and kickoff held at CrossFit Icehouse August 19th from 2:00-8:00 PM – 1620 1st Ave N Fargo
  • CrossFit competition featuring 2 events, plus one tiebreaker event if needed
  • Teams of 4 will consist of 1 FargoMania athlete and 3 other participants
    • Individuals who sign up without a specific team will be assigned to one
    • Cost is $25 per individual or $75 per team without a tee shirt, or $35 per individual or $105 per team with a tee shirt
  • $10 admission fee for spectators
  • Entertainment to include live music, food, and adult beverages from Drekker Brewing
  • To sign up visit www.eventbrite.com and search Icehouse-A-Palooza or visit the FargoMania Facebook website

 

Icehouse-A-Palooza Waiver

 

Competition Registration Information

 

  • Cost is $20 per athlete which includes training, t-shirt, and competition
  • Registration deadline is August 19th
  • Athletes must sign all relevant release forms through TNT and specific CrossFit as part of registration

 

FargoMania Information & Registration Packet

 

Sponsor an athlete

 

  • To sponsor an athlete’s training, visit the Impact Giveback website and search TNT Kid’s Fitness to find event
  • Sponsorship options include
    • $20 for one month of training
    • $40 for two months of training
    • $60 for two months of training plus competition fee
  • Option to sponsor one or more athlete

 

Volunteer Opportunity

 

  • Volunteers needed on the day of the competition, October 29th
  • Duties include, but not limited to, loading and unloading of equipment, accepting admission fees, assisting with concessions, and clean up
  • Please contact customer service staff to sign up