Register now for the 22nd annual Cupid’s Chase 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, Feb. 4. 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.) To register online or for details, go to cupid.georgetown.org.
Through Jan. 11, the registration cost is $18 for adults ages 13-54 and $16 for children age 12 and younger and seniors age 55 and older. Registration between Jan. 12 and Feb. 3 is $22 per person for all age groups.
The Kids Fun Run for children age 8 and younger starts at 7:30 a.m. The course is a loop around the Courthouse. Registration is $10 before Feb. 4 and $15 on race day. T-shirts are not guaranteed if you register on race day.
Participants receive a Cupid’s Chase T-shirt, while supplies last. The event includes a Cupid costume contest. Dogs on a non-retractable leash are always welcome on the Cupid’s Chase course.
Awards will be presented to the top 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, https://www.facebook.com/GTXParksandRec, and parks.georgetown.org 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.