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2013 Over The Edge
Sponsor a Rappeller

Special Olympics Texas is offering a unique event that stands high above the rest. Over the Edge is geared toward the fearless or those looking to overcome their fears by rappelling down the side of down in Austin, Dallas, San Antonio or Houston. Raise funds (and your heart rate) to support over 44,000 Special Olympics Texas athletes. Get your family, friends or co-workers together and send someone you know Over the Edge for Special Olympics Texas!

Dallas

Austin

Houston

San Antonio

November 9, 2013
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
2013 Date To Be Announced
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
November 16, 2013
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
October 19, 2013
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

How to Participate

No prior rappelling experience is required! Over the Edge participants must be 18 or over and weigh between 110-300 lbs. Each participant agrees to raise a minimum of $1,000 prior to the event. To assist in your fundraising efforts, Special Olympics Texas will set up a fundraising web page for you or your company and send you a fundraising tool kit. Law enforcement agents from Dallas, Austin or Houston will assist you in your rappel.

Recognition for Your Support

Challenge yourself to raise more money and receive amazing incentives:

$1,000 Rappel Challenge (minimum)

Two invitations to the V.I.P. Event on the day before the event.

Official Over the Edge apparel and appreciation award.

Commemorative Over the Edge folio with a birds eye view photo of your rappel.

$2,000 Rappel Challenge

All of the above plus the official Over the Edge jacket

$3,000 Tri-City Rappel Challenge (minimum)

Go Over the Edge in Dallas, Austin, San Antonio or Houston!

Receive all of the above plus one night hotel stay in two of the cities on the eve of the event.

$4,000 Quad-City Rappel Challenge (minimum)

Go Over the Edge in Dallas, Austin, San Antonio and Houston!

Receive all of the above plus one night hotel stay in two of the cities on the eve of the event.

Over the Edge Rappeller

Sponsors

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved an be apart of an adventure over 15 stories in the air. For more information and sponsor opportunties download our sponsors packet or contact the area office below for more info.

 

Dallas San Antonio Austin  Houston
214.943.9981
210.530.9898 512.491.2927
713.290.0049
otedallas@sotx.org otesanantonio@sotx.org oteaustin@sotx.org
otehouston@sotx.org

 

 

 

 

 

So you want to know what it's like to rappel off a building over 15 stories in the air? Well one of our rappellers from 2010 documented her entire (even stopped halfway down) trip Over the Edge.

How to Raise $1,000 or More

It's not as hard as you think....

Register and personally contribute $50 or $100 to set the tone for others and to be entered to win (2) United Airlines BusinessFirst tickets! (1 for $50/ 3 for $100)

Send an email to your friends, family and business contacts asking them to help send you Over the Edge with a link to your fundraiser webpage.

Five generous friends give you $50  = $250

Ten business contacts give you $25 = $250

Five family members give you $20  = 100

20 co-workers give you $10 = $200

Your company/organization/club matches your contribution  = $100

Total  =  $1,000

 

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$500,000.00
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