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Chase the Chief 5K and Fun Run

Sunday, April 21, 2013 @ 8:00 PM (UTC)
San Gabriel Park Gazebo 442-458 E. Morrow Dr. GeorgetownTX  78633
Sunday, April 21, 2013 @ 8:00 PM (UTC)
San Gabriel Park Gazebo 442-458 E. Morrow Dr. GeorgetownTX  78633

About This Activity

The GISD Council of PTA and the Georgetown Police Department have joined forces to take on one the most important challenges facing our youth today - childhood obesity. The purpose of the event is to raise awareness of the importance of physical activity and good nutrition.Enjoy the course through Georgetown's beautiful San Gabriel Park with family and friends.

Additional Race Details

The 5K is a timed event but will not be a "chip-timed" event.The Fun Run is not timed.

T-Shirts

All participants will receive a dry-fit shirt if registering by April 4th for both the Fun Run and the 5K. A shirt is NOT guaranteed if registering after April 4th.

Suggested Donation

The Georgetown Police Department's Blue Santa Program will have blue donation barrels located at the park on the day of the event if you would like to bring a new unwrapped toy as a donation. This is not required only a suggestion.

Early Packet Pickup

Friday, April 19th from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
GISD Administration Building
603 Lakeway Drive
Georgetown, TX 78628

Event Schedule

1-2 p.m. Late Registration and Packet Pickup
2-5 p.m. Community Health Fair (FREE)
2-5 p.m. Kid's Obstacle Course (FREE)
1:45 p.m. Opening Ceremony at Gazebo
Start of Fun Run immediately following
2:30 p.m. Start of 5K Event (timed but not chipped timed)
4:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony at Gazebo

Scholarships

Scholarships are available.
Please contact Stacie Campbell
sdcampbellx2@yahoo.com
512-554-2854

5K Race Divisons

Adult Male
Adult Female
High School
Middle School
4th & 5th Graders
3rd & 2nd Graders
1st Grade & Younger

Sponsors

This event is made possible by our generous sponsors, the Georgetown Health Foundation, Scott & White, and the Georgetown Police Department.

Prizes

* Police Chief Wayne Nero will be running in the 5K! All who finish in front of or tied with the Chief will receive a "Chase the Chief" coin.

* All 5K and Fun Run finishers will receive a "Refuse Mediocrity" wrist band from the Georgetown Police Department.

* First place finishers in each 5K race division will receive the "Chief's Challenge Coin".

* Second and Third place finishers in each 5K race division will receive the "Georgetown Police Department Coin".

Race Map

The route map for the race can be found on the GISD Council of PTA website. The Fun Run (not timed) will be one time around the loop shown in the map (approximately 1.5 miles) while the 5K (timed but not chip timed) will consist of two laps. http://www.georgetowncouncilpta.org/chase-the-chief.php

Rain or shine. No refunds or transfers. Strollers welcome. Children under 5 are free. No pets. The Fun Run portion of the race is 1.5 miles. Following the race, we will have an Award Ceremony at the park gazebo, waters and healthy snacks, a Kids' Activities Area including "Mini-Police Academy" Obstacle Courses and a Community Fitness Fair.

Fees

$15.00/Adults, $5.00/Kids, $40.00/Family of 4, FREE/Kids 5 & Under

Online Donations
Click here to donate to Chase the Chief Nutrition and Fitness Education Program

Organizer Info

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