ABOUT THE RACE

Whether you’re an avid runner, or just ready to tackle your first 5K, you’re sure to enjoy this annual event.  Brought to you by the Wheeling Park District, this race is designed to challenge your own time and distance goals.  Runners are welcomed and encouraged to bring family and friends to support each other. 

REGISTRATION

Register online or in person at the Wheeling Park District Community Recreation Center, 333 W. Dundee Road, in Wheeling. 


Pre-registration fee is $25. 

Day-of registration fee is $30.   

AGE CATEGORIES

  • 15-19 yrs    •  50-54 yrs
  • 20-24 yrs    •  54-59 yrs
  • 25-29 yrs    •  60-64 yrs
  • 30-34 yrs    •  65-69 yrs
  • 35-39 yrs    •  70-74 yrs
  • 40-44 yrs    •  75-79 yrs
  • 45-49 yrs    •  80 yrs and over

All results are posted on RaceRoster.info and chevychase5k.com.   

PACKET PICKUP

 Packet pickup is available on 

  • Friday, Nov. 3,  12-6 PM,
  • Saturday, Nov. 4, 10 AM-5 PM

at the Community Recreation Center Guest Service Desk (333 W. Dundee Road, Wheeling) or on Race Day (Nov. 5) at the Chevy Chase Country Club. 


Please bring a photo ID to pick up your packet.  

RACE DAY

Check-in begins at 6:30 AM and the Race starts promptly at 8:00 AM. All runners receive a t-shirt. Sizes of shirts are adult S-XXL and youth small-large.

TIME INTERVALS

 ALL runners begin with a time-trial start, with runners starting at five- to 10-second intervals. This allows for a safe race and ensures that all runners can stay on the path and take in the beautiful grounds of Chevy Chase.  

OFFICIAL RESULTS & AWARDS

Awards are given out for the top overall male and female finishers, as well as male and female winners in each age category.