Bloomsday releases list of best 2019 corporate team names
SPOKANE, Wash. — The 43rd Annual Bloomsday race is on Sunday!
Recently, a team of sponsors and organizers, including KXLY4’s own Kris Crocker, sat down to find the best Bloomsday Corporate Cup team names.
This year, the panel chose from a pool of nearly 350 teams, and 29 finalists were selected for their creativity and witty word play. That list can be found below.
“Our judges came fully prepared with research in hand this year,” said Corporate Cup Director Sarah Ranson. “We had fun learning new terminology and laughing over some of the creative play on words some teams submitted. The competition was stiff and the group had a difficult time choosing the top three.”
The battle each year for the top team name is almost as competitive as the actual Corporate Cup itself, and the prizes are just as coveted. The first, second, and third place winners will be announced in the results after Bloomsday, and the first place team will receive a plaque and will be honored guests at the annual awards luncheon.
Last year’s winner was Kaiser Aluminum’s “Aluminumb to the Pain,” topped the Spokane Symphony’s “Running Against the Winds” (second place) and Drywall Specialties’ “Smooth Finishers” (third place).
Although registration is now closed for the Corporate Cup, runners still have time to register for Bloomsday. More information can be found on the race’s website.
Business – Team Name
141st Air Refueling Wing – Pass N’ Gas
Alliant Insurance Services – Commission Possible
Alliant Insurance Services – Between Walk and A Hard Pace
Cerium Networks – Ce You At The Finish
Crown West Realty, LLC – How The West Was Run
Dsi Construction – Smooth Finishers
Environment Control – Lost in Pace
Eymann Allison Hunter Jones – Ruthless B Gimpsburg
F5 Networks – F5 – Refresh Your Pace
First Interstate Bank – Dye Pack
Franz Bakery – Ready, Set, Play-Dough
Gonzaga University – Thought It Was A Pub Crawl
H2e – It Megahertz But We Conduit
Idaho Forest Group – The Young And The Rest Of Us
Idaho Forest Group – Wood You Hurry
Kaiser Permanente – Pharma See-Ya-Later
Mischke Drywall – 3 Sheets To The Win
Nelson Irrigation Corporation – Irrigaitors
Paukert & Troppmann, PLLC – With Liberty And Shin Splints For All
Potlatchdeltic Corporation – Lumber, Not Limber
Premera Blue Cross – Worst Game Of Tag Ever
Spokane Eye Clinic – Eyes On The Road
Spokane Symphony – Run Your Rachmaninoff
STCU – Fast And Fiduciary
STCU – Game Of Loans
Sterling International – Bee Squad
Umpqua Bank – Cirque De Sore Legs
West Valley School District – We Missed The Bus
Wolff Hislop & Crockett – Motion To Shorten Time
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