Join us for the 7h Annual Chocolate Tour to support cancer research at Penn State University.
There is something for everyone! A variety of events are available to participate in including Bristol-Myers Squibb 5K or Genentech 10K run/race, the Mike Geltrude Foundation 5K or 10K walk and six the Briova Rx Cycling events (10, 30, 50, 75 and the Will Stone 100 miles). Walkers and Runners, will enjoy local chocolate at rest stops located approximatley every mile. Cyclists will enjoy riding through the beautiful countryside of central Pennsylvania with its Amish farms, wooded areas, covered bridges while visiting the surrounding areas of local historic chocolate towns of Hershey (home of Hershey's Chocolate), Elizabethtown (home of M&M Mars), and Lititz (home of Wilbur Chocolate Company). A variety of food items at each rest stop will keep cyclists fueled along with samplings of local chocolate. All participants will be provided with a meal at the end of their event.
Event details and schedule
Milton Hershey School, Henry Hershey Field,
Athletic Complex, 665 Brook Drive, Hershey Pa, 17033
for more directions visit www.chocolatetour.com
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Registration and Packet pick up time:
Friday, August 4: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
(check in for pre-registered participants ONLY)
Saturday, August 5: 6:30 AM – 8:45 AM for all events.
Be sure to register at least 1 hour before your event start time
Event Start times: (RAIN OR SHINE- No Refunds)
Cycling events: 8:00 AM
5K or 10 K Walk: 9:00 AM
5K or 10K Run/Race: 9:00 AM
Funds raised by the Chocolate Tour support cancer research to find the cure at Penn State.
REGISTRATION IS EASY!
Early registration will close on July 10, 2017
All mail in and online registrations will close on July 30, 2017
On-the-day registrations available for additional fee
REGISTRATION FEES (before July 10, 2017)
The Mike Geltrude Foundation 5k or 10K Walk- $35
The Chocolate Tour 5k or 10K Run/Race- $35
The Briova Rx Cycling Events:
10 mile cycling event- $45
30 mile cycling event- $45
50 mile cycling event- $45
75 mile cycling event- $45
100 mile cycling event-$45
T-shirts are guaranteed for all particpants registered before July 10, 2017.
Late registration/On-the-Day EVENT registrations:
An additional $10 will be charged for late registrations (after July 10, 2017) and an additional $20.00 for registrations On-the-Day of the event
Registration fees for this event are not considered charitable and therefore are not tax deductible.
Ceremony will be held at conclusion of Run/Race
Awards are given to the fastest top three males and females in each age group.
visit thechocolatetour.com for age group breakdowns
This is a rain or shine event, NO REFUNDS
If you are unable to attend the event after registering, your registration will be considered a tax deductible contribution to support cancer research. Documentation can be provided, upon request.
Penn State Hershey Melanoma Center