What is the Chattahoochee Cannon Ball Run?
The CCBR is a fund raising event held by the Kiwanis Club of North Columbus (Georgia) to raise money for organizations serving at risk or needy children in our area. Kiwanis Clubs have a long and prestigious record of serving children throughout the world.
How long will the event last?
The event will last about 4 hours from start to finish. You will need to allow time for setup, the actual “race” to each pit stop and lunch when you return. Of course, everyone is welcome to stay and enjoy the food, fun and fellowship while it lasts.
Is this actually a race and is it legal?
The course has actually been driven and timed by numerous people numerous times. We KNOW how long it should take if you are driving legal limits, therefore a time shorter than the legal time will be disqualified. So it is only a race more a race of wits and creativity. (And yes, we have informed local law enforcement!)
How do you win?
It will not be the first contestant to cross the finish line. It will be the contestant who finishes with the closest time to the time established by the race committee. Time card must reflect a stop at all 3 pit stops.
Are there prizes for the winners?
Asolutely there are several prizes! The grand prize is $1,000. The second prize is $750. The third prize is $500. There will also be prizes for best decorated car, best dressed racers, and other fun prizes.
What will the money raised be used for?
The money will be donated to various organizations in Columbus who help children to be used at their discretion for their needs. Included in the recipients are Carpenters Way Ranch, The Juvenile Drug Court and others.
How do I register?
Click on the check out with PayPal button or go to: Wiggins Insurance Agency, Meacham & Earley PC or Columbus Research & Wellness.
Who can participate?
Anyone with a car or motorcycle and a legal drivers license not only can, but are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to particpate. Registration pays for two lunches, however if you have more than two participants in your vehicle additional lunch tickets can be purchased for $10 each.
How do I sponsor a pit stop?
The Pit Stops are limited and going fast. If you would like to sponsor a Pit Stop, please contact us via an email from this site and we will call you as quickly as possible.