2011 Amelia Challenge is Huge Success

Rotary Club Amelia Island Sunrise reports Amelia Challenge a HUGE success!

2011 Amelia Challenge is Huge SuccessAmelia Island, Fl – The Rotary Club of Amelia Island Sunrise held its second annual Amelia Challenge on Saturday, November 12th, at the Fernandina Beach High School. Fifteen teams of four members participated.

The unique event combined sportive and intellectual challenges to support winning teams’ selected local charities and the international non-profit Mercy Ships. Biking, running, walking, and brain teasing challenges started at 9:00am and ended about 12:30pm with an awards ceremony to reward the top three teams!

    • Rotary Club of Fernandina Beach (Noonday Club) came in first and their $500 will go to their club’s foundation.
    • CBC Bank was second with $250 to Habitat for Humanity.
    • First Coast Community Bank came in third for $100 to Barnabas.

Sponsors included:

Title Sponsor: Baptist Medical Center Nassau
Gold Sponsors: First Coast Community Bank & Florida Public Utilities.
Silver Sponsors: Red Otter & Sonny’s BAR-B-Q who provided morning coffee, and box lunches for the participants.

The Rotary Club of Amelia Island Sunrise meets every Friday at 7:30am at the Fernandina Beach Golf Club.

For more information about the club or attending a meeting please contact president Katey Breen at kateybreen@comcast.net, or go to www.ameliaislandrotary.com.

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