The Lilac Bloomsday Association presents the 43rd running of the Lilac Bloomsday Run.

  • Sunday, May 3, 2020
  • 12 Kilometers (7.46 miles)
  • Spokane, Washington

Team Name Contest

The 2019 Bloomsday Corporate Cup is sponsored
by Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists:

Corporate Cup 2019Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists

TEAM NAME CONTEST

Remember this when entering Bloomsday's Corporate Cup:

It's Good to be Clever!

2019 Best Team Names

Place: Business    -   Team Name

First: H2e   -   It Megahertz But We Conduit

Second: Spokane Symphony   -   Run Your Rachmaninoff

Third: Eymann Allison Hunter Jones   -   Ruthless B Gimpsburg

The Judicial Panel in 2019

Bloomsday Race Director and Founder Don Kardong
Mark Starr, Lilac Bloomsday Association President
Jon Neill, Bloomsday Board Member

Quinanna Robins, Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists
Ted McGregor, The Inlander Publisher
Shae Fasbender, Itron
Matt Santangelo, Hoopfest Executive Director
Kris Crocker, KXLY Meteorologist
Sarah Ranson, Bloomsday Board Member
Crystal Yurik, Alliant


2019 Best Team Name Finalists

(in alphabetical order by company name) 

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 Grouo   -   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

TOP TEAM NAMES (2004-2018)


2018:

  • First: Kaiser Aluminum: "Aluminumb to the Pain"
  • Second: Spokane Symphony: "Running Against the Winds"
  • Third: Drywall Specialties Inc.: "Smooth Finishers'"

2017:

  • First: BDO USA: "We'd Depreciate an Uber"
  • Second: Franz: "Gluten for Punishment"
  • Third: Potlatch Corporation: "Loggin' and Joggin'"

2016:

  • First: Dingus, Zarecor & Associates, PLLC: "Audit La Vista, Baby"
  • Second: Premera Blue Cross: "Blue by You"
  • Third: Winston & Cashatt, Lawyers: "Law and Odor"

2015:

  • First: Workland & Witherspoon, PLLC: "Our Briefs Are Tight"
  • Second: Inland Northwest Blood Center: "B Positive"
  • Third: Franz: "Thunder Buns"

2014:

  • First: GU English Department: "Pair O'Thighs Lost"
  • Second: Spokane Public Schools: "No Teacher Left Behind"
  • Third: James Hoppe DDS: "Don't Follow Us We're Flossed"

2013:

  • First: Hair, Etc.: "Cut to the Chase"
  • Second: Newport Sullivan Lake Ranger District: "A Forest to be Reckoned With"
  • Third: The Law Firm of Eymann Allison Hunter Jones: "The Sequestrians"

2012:

  • First: Spokane Valley Fire Dept.: "Feeling the Burn"
  • Second: Newport Hospital and Health Services: "ICU at the Finish Line"
  • Third: Inland Imaging Associates, P.S.: "X-Raycers" 

2011:

  • First: Gonzaga Univ. English Dept.: "The Traipse of Wrath"
  • Second: Miller Paint: "Our Colors Run"
  • Third: Spokane Symphony: "Here Comes Treble" 

2010:

  • First: B & B Physical Therapy : "Plantar Fascists"
  • Second: Spokane County : "Worst Pace Scenario"
  • Third: Vaagen Bros. Lumber, Inc. : "Lumbering Along"

2009: 

  • First: P.O.V. Ranger District: "Run Forest Run"
  • Second: Workland & Witherspoon, PLLC: "May It Please The Course"
  • Third: Inland Power & Light Co.: "Running With The Current"

2008:

  • First: ALSC Architects: "Running Our Buttresses Off"
  • Second: Craven's Coffee: "No Bean Left Behind"
  • Third: Inland Cardiology Associates: "Cath Us If You Can"

2007:

  • First: Columbia Paint: "Shakin' Our Cans"
  • Second: Michael R. Bell & Co.: "Decreasing Our Bottom Line"
  • Third: Gonzaga University English Department: "Supersonnets"

2006: 

  • First: STCU: "We'll CU and Race You 12K"
  • Second: James Hoppe, DDS: "You Know The Drill"
  • Third: Gonzaga Law School: "Lawllygaggers"

2005:

  • First: Bonner General Hospital: "Follow the Bleeder"
  • Second: Payne Financial Group: "No Payne, No Gain"
  • Third: B&B Physical Therapy: "The Hot Pack"

2004: 

  • First: Inland Vascular Institute: "We're So Vein"
  • Second: Southwest Airlines: "Cool Your Jets"
  • Third: Spokane Teacher's Credit Union: "CU at the Finish Line"