The Great Cookie Chase 5K

Sun March 22, 2020 Dawsonville, GA US 30534 Directions
Events

5K

2:00PM EDT

Virtual 5K

2:00PM EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.fivestarntp.com/.

Place
445 Martin Rd
Rock Creek Park
Dawsonville, GA US 30534
Description

Come out to Rock Creek Park in Dawsonville (Just North of the Forsyth County Line) and get your Girl Scout Cookie fix taken care of before they're gone!.

We've got a super flat course, and every participant gets a box of those delicious cookies included with their registration.  Awesome race shirts, and awards to the Overalls, Masters, Grand Masters, Senior Masters, and the top 3 in all the usual 5 year age groups.

It's going to be a delicious opportunity!

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Entry Fee & Registration

5K 

Preview Pricing...Through 2/8/2020...$27

Regular...2/9/2020 - 3/21...$30

Race Day...$35

Register by 3/14 to guarantee your shirt & cookie box of choice; after that swag is available according to inventory.

Virtual 5K...$30  *Cookie box not available for mailing/virtual*

Early Packet Pickup

Save time race morning or just come out for some food!
We'll be at Moe's Southwest Grill in Cumming on Saturday, March 21st from 4-8pm.
Moe's Southwest Grill
2320 Atlanta Hwy
Cumming, GA 30040
VIRTUAL RACE

Can't make it out to the Event on race day?

Still want to support the Cause? 

Still want to participate and have a shot at an award? Or maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!"  

Then the *virtual race is for you!  (*Cookie box not available for virtual race)

Here's how it works:

1. Register for the Virtual division & Start Training.
2. You'll receive emails as the race approaches and there will be a link to submit your race time in the emails.
3. Submit your race time before the end of race day.
4. The Monday after the race, the Virtual Runner division results will be posted online.
5. Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures.
6. Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts, medals and put them in the mail.

Submit Your Time Here

Awards & Goodies
  • Awesome race shirts guaranteed to all participants registered by 3/14.
  • AND... 1 box of cookies...your choice to every registered runner guaranteed by 3/14.

We'll also have a great sampling of Cookies at the finish line for you to try as part of our post race refreshments.

Awards to top finishers as follows

  • Top 3 Overall M/F
  • Top 3 Overall Master's M/F
  • Top 3 Overall Grand Master
  • Top 3 Overall Senior Master
  • Top 3 in all the usual 5 year M/F Age Groups (10 & Under - 75+)
Join your favorite cookie team to see who's the fastest Cookie!

Are you a Thin Mint?  Or, maybe a Samoas?  Or maybe you just like to Tagalongs.  

 

*JOIN YOUR FAVORITE COOKIE TEAM! ^__^

  • Girl Scout S'mores® Crunchy graham sandwich cookies with creamy chocolate and marshmallowy filling. ...
  • Thin Mints® Crisp wafers covered in chocolaty coating. ...
  • Samoas® ...
  • Tagalongs® ...
  • Trefoils® ...
  • Do-si-dos® ...
  • Lemon-ups® ...
  • Toffee-tastic® (Gluten Free)

*Cookie Team is required to complete your registration.  Cookie box/shirt are guaranteed until 3/14; afterwards, availability is while supplies last.

Course & Timing

Super Flat course inside Rock Creek Park...so it's super family friendly.  We're racing for cookies, so timing is important.  We'll have everything ready for live scrolling results.  You'll see how you did personally, as well as which cookie team is the fastest.

We'll have wave start times of 1:30pm, 2:00pm, 2:30pm, 3:00pm, 3:30pm & 4:00pm.  Each wave will be have a hard cap of 10 participants.  

Championship & Turkey Trot
  • All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into one of the 2020 Five Star Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trots.

 

  • Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships held in January 2021. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website for details.
Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

The event will be held rain or shine and all registrations are final.  We're sorry, but there are no transfers, deferments, or refunds.

Event Schedule

Saturday, February 8, 2020

  • 11:59 pm...last day to register before price increase

Saturday, March 14, 2020

  • 11:59 pm...last day to register to guarantee your shirt size and cookie flavo

Saturday, March 21, 2020

  • 4pm-8pm...Early Packet Pickup at Moe's Southwest Grill in Cumming.  2320 Atlanta Hwy, Cumming, GA 30040

Sunday, March 22, 2020

  • 1:00 pm...Race day Registration & Check-in open
  • 2:00 pm...5K starts
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