Frequently Asked Questions

Q. When does the Virtual Chase Charlie 5K or 10K take place?

A. The Virtual Chase Charlie 5K or 10K starts on Sunday, October 11th and runs through Sunday, October 18th.

Q. Where do I run/walk?

A. Participants may run/walk any path they create to achieve the appropriate distance.

Q. How do I document my time and distance?

A. A picture of the participant’s time and distance is needed for documentation.

Q. What needs to be provided when submitting results?

A. Participants will need to provide their first and last name along with a picture of their distance and time.

Q. Where do I submit my results?

A. Participants may submit their results to our Guest Services Functional Team Leader, Jackson Lutz Conrad’s email (Jrlutzconrad@bsu.edu).

Q. When will I receive my t-shirt?

A. T-shirts will be mailed out during the week of October 19th.

Q. What is the distance for a 5K or 10K?

A. A 5K is equivalent to 3.1 miles and a 10K is equivalent to 6.2 miles.

Q. When will the results be posted?

A. Results will be updated every other day throughout the week by 7:00 P.M. EST.

Q. Where will the results be posted?

A. The results will be posted under the Results tab

Q. Are there any awards/prizes?

A. Unfortunately, due to logistical issues with verifying virtual results, there will not be any awards/prizes this year.

Q. Are there refunds if I am unable to participate?

A. There are no refunds. If you are unable to participate, your registration will go to the Fund for Excellence scholarship account. No refunds will be granted; however, you will still be mailed your t-shirt.

Q. Is the Virtual Chase Charlie a competitive or a participation event?

A. This year’s Virtual Chase Charlie is what you make it! While no awards/prizes will be given out, the top performers will be recognized! The participant gets to make the choice on how they treat our event.

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The Chase Charlie Races are a Homecoming Weekend tradition at Ball State University. The event consists of a 5K run/walk for all ages and a Kiddie 100 sprint for children 13 and under at halftime of the Ball State football game.

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Eric Klosterman

Ball State University

Email: elklosterman@bsu.edu

 

 

 

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