Countdown Until Shea’s Chase 5K Run/Walk
Shea’s Chase began as a way to promote mental wellness through exercise and conversation. We want to bring our community together for a day of fun while spreading awareness of a serious issue.
2023’s Shea’s Chase run/walk will be held on October 21st, 2023 from 11-2 PM!
We have a great prize for the fastest runners from each age group!
Here’s the rundown:
October 21st, 2023. 11 AM.
Packet Pickup is 9:30-10:30 AM at Revolution Mill day of race.
The Stacks at Revolution Mill
11 AM. Community celebration with music from Dear Sister and medal presentations after the race will last until 2 PM.
$30.00 – General Runner
$15.00 – College Students, Minors, Active Duty / Veteran
- Entry fee includes: Racer bib, custom-designed t-shirt, beer/beverages at the Shea’s Chase After Party.
- To be guaranteed a shirt, you must register before October 1st, 2023
- Online registration ends October 19, 2023 at 11:59 PM EST
Rules / Guidelines:
Sorry, but for safety reasons, we do not allow dogs, bicycles, inline skates or any means of transportation other than running, walking or wheelchairs.
In the event the race should be canceled for reasons beyond the control of the Race Director or Race Committee (inclement weather or unsafe weather conditions; local, state or national emergency), refunds will not be made, but race packets, including race shirts, will be available at a location to be determined
Sign up for a team! Grab your best friends, coworkers, classmates, etc. and set up a team for Shea’s Chase. We will have awards for the largest team as well as a fastest team award. Team events will not impact individual awards which will be given out by age/gender.
Largest Team: Shea’s Chase is a great deal about participation so we will award the team with the most members that complete the run/walk.
Fastest Team: There will be a fastest team award that will recognize the team with the five fastest finishers combined – provided at least two of the runners are female.
To sign up or join a group, simply follow the instructions during the race registration process to create a new team or enter an existing team name.
Parking for race participants and event attendees is located on the Yanceyville St. side of Revolution Mill, right off of Textile Drive, right across the foot bridge from the stacks.
Please do not use the closer parking lot across the creek (on Revolution Mill Dr.), unless you are a vendor or volunteer with equipment to load or unload.
The Stacks at Revolution MIll
Timing and Awards
Shea’s Chase 5K run/walk will be chip timed by Scree Slide Sports. Please wear your race number on the front and visible.
Awards will be presented to the following categories:
- Top 3 Males/Females
- Age Group Awards: 1-9,10-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35- 39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
- Largest team (non-College)
- Fastest team (top 5 aggregate time with at least 2 of top 5 being women)
- Fastest Veteran / Active Military