What is it

Our Amazing Race is a scavenger hunt race patterned after the TV reality show "The Amazing Race."  Teams of TWO must complete challenges that are strategically located within a 10 mile radius of Washington-Beaufort County.

Our Amazing Race - Against Domestic Violence 

Is a fund-raising event benefiting Ruth's House - a safe place for victims of domestic violence.   All money raised/donated for this event will be used to support Ruth's House, and programs aimed at eliminating domestic violence in Beaufort County and surrounding areas.  

Find your inner power by helping others

challenge YOUR TEAM

Physical Challenges

Physical activities may include:  Climbing, biking, water activities or athletic events.

entrance fee fundraising tips

Mental Challenges

Mental activities may include:  memorization, problem solving and knowledge of the local area.

Ruth's House, Inc. is a North Carolina 501(c)3 non-profit corporation.

2014 Race


2015 Race Details

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Grand prize - $1000.00

Top Fundraiser* - $500.00

* Given to the team raising the most money for Ruth's House over $500.00 

End domestic violence

event benefactors

First Bank Washington/Belhaven

Athletic Edge Sports & Fitness Center

Chocowinity Veterinary

David H. Elliott, II, DDS, PA

Edward Jones Invstments

Hillside Funeral Service

Pecheles Ford Toyota

Adventure Challenges

Adventure and fun activities may include:  singing, dancing and eating

  • Commit to the cause.   The more you learn about domestic violence the more you will want to help eliminate it.
  • Never underestimate the power of social media.  Thanks to Facebook and other social media sites like Twitter and LinkedIn, people are more connected than ever.   Set a fundraising goal and share it.    Update your progress towards reaching your goal.

    Our Amazing Race


Race date:

May 30, 2015

Our Amazing Race

1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence