Register now for the 20th annual Cupid’s Chase 5k and Fun Run on Saturday, February 7. The chip-timed 5k run/walk begins at 8 a.m. in downtown Georgetown at Seventh and Main streets and ends at the Bark Park on Holly Street. (A shuttle will take you back to the starting line.)
Through February 4, the registration cost is $22 per person for all age groups. Registration at packet pickup and race day is $25 per person for all age groups.
The Kids Fun Run for children age 8 or younger starts at 7:30 a.m. The course is a loop around the Courthouse. Registration is $10 on or before February 4 and $15 on race day. T-shirts are not guaranteed if you register on race day.
Participants receive a Cupid’s Chase Love ‘Em or Leave ‘Em T-shirt, while supplies last. Gus’s Drug is sponsoring a costume contest for Cupid’s Chase for the best three cupid-related costumes. Check in at the Gus’s Drug table at the finish line for the costume contest. Dogs on a leash are always welcome on the Cupid’s Chase course.
Awards will be presented to the top three overall male and female winners and the overall male and female masters winners as well as the top three male and female finishers in each age division. Awards also will be presented to the top overall male and female City of Georgetown employee. If you are a City of Georgetown employee, be sure to indicate so when you register.
Race results will be posted after the race at cupid.georgetown.org.
In case of bad weather on race day, check facebook.com/CityofGeorgetown, and https://parks.georgetown.org/live-play-georgetown-activity-guide for updates. There are no refunds or transfers for participants.
Cupid’s Chase is sponsored by Georgetown Parks and Recreation. Event proceeds help to fund projects at Georgetown parks. To register online or for details, go to cupid.georgetown.org.