Our partner and technical wizard for our 2020 virtual TTL event, SetUp Events, has registration open! Click on this link to register https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/LakeWaccamaw/TTL2020. We are so ready to get to know our 2020 fitness friends and support each other while "Taking the Lake." All events are free. Let us know if you have any questions or have any problems going through the registration process. We're here to help!
Take the Lake t-shirts are available for purchase online in the registration link and will be delivered by mail the week of August 17 or you you can pick-up your t-shirt packet at our drive-thru pick-up events in the parking lot at Body Shapers, 28 Whiteville Plaza, in Whiteville, Tuesday, August 18, noon to 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. or at Elizabeth Brinkley Park in Lake Waccamaw on Wednesday, August 19, noon to 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
How will you Take the Lake in 2020? Set a goal with friends and family near and far and track your progress in one or more virtual personal challenges around Lake Waccamaw. Choose your own distance or mix and match a little bit of everything goal. Create YOUR challenge.
Thank you for supporting Take the Lake 2020. Keep you and your family safe from COVID-19, and remember to practice smart social distancing.
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Take the Lake would not be possible without our generous sponsors. Thank you for supporting fitness and good health in our community!
Thank you to our sponsors!
Columbus Regional Healthcare System
The John A. McNeill Family
Carolina Sports Medicine
Council Tool Company
Friends of Rube McCrae Memorial Library
Hill's Food Stores
Southeastern Community College
Baldwin Woods Pharmacy
Dale's Seafood Restaurant
Powell and Powell Law
Sam’s Pit Stop
Special Service Sponsors
Body Shapers Fitness Center
Lake Time Vintiques
The News Reporter
Take a few minutes and reel through the years of Take the Lake, as we review the many themes and posters that have helped make fitness more fun in Columbus County! Click here
After spending several years at the very bottom of the County Health Ranking -- as the least healthy county in all of North Carolina -- we have improved our lifestyles enough to move up to 96, and we are proud to be so healthy!
Look at this!
The Weigh We Were - Photos and stories of people who have lost 100 lbs or more -- incredible and inspiring!
DID YOU KNOW...
that the second-most-popular Boy Scout merit badge in the U.S. is for Swimming? And the ninth-most-popular is Personal Fitness? Yes!
Six girls complete
all four PECs.
Are you ready?
movies -- please!
Visit our Sponsor Page, or Contact us if you would like to be a part of the largest community fitness event in Columbus County!