5k Race & Fun Run Information
The 5k Race will begin at the start/finish line located at the GISD Stadium. The 5k Race will start at approximately 2:45 pm or 15 minutes after the end of the Fun Run. This will be a chip-timed event. The race distance is 5k (3.1 miles). A medal will be awarded to the participants who complete the race!
In addition to the 5k, we will be offering a Fun Run (ages 0-99+). The Fun Run will begin at 2:00pm at the start/finish line located near at the GISD Stadium. All finishers will be awarded a prize.
Race Training Program
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Race Day Information
Date: March 5, 2017
Time: Begins at 2:00pm Fun Run
5k~2:45 (or 15 minutes after the completion of the Fun Run)
Registration: OPEN! Follow us on Facebook for race updates!
Parking: May park in any pre-designated parking spot.
Restrooms: Restroom facilities already present.
Water Station: There will be one water station on the course.
Inclement Weather: Race officials may delay, cancel or change the event in case of extreme weather or other conditions that may affect the safety of participants. No refunds will be offered. Checkchasethechief.georgetown.org for updates.
Course Etiquette: The safety of ALL race participants is our primary concern.
- Please line up according to anticipated race pace. Faster runners to the front. Walkers and baby joggers, please start towards the back.
- Wear your race number on the FRONT of your shirt.
- Your disposable timing chip is attached to your bib. Please do not remove.
- Move/Stay to the right as much as possible to safely permit faster athletes to pass.