Participate in the Virtual 5k or 10k!


Don't let the pandemic stop you from joining the Chase Charlie Races! Register by October 4th for the 5k or  10k Virtual Race option  and we will mail you your t-shirt!


1. Plot your distance, (5k or 10k),


2. Time yourself as you run/walk within the week of October 11th-18th, and


3. Send us a picture of your distance and time results by 11:59pm on October 18th! We will post your results on our results webpage.

**A picture of your GPS watch, distance/time on your phone, etc. will work.


4. Look for your Chase Charlie shirt in the mail the week of October 19!


Registration Prices for Virtual Races

Virtual Race Entry + Tech T-shirt =$35.00

Virtual Race Entry + Cotton T-shirt =$25.00


Proceeds benefit the Sport Administration Fund for Excellence, a professional development fund for Sport Administration students.  

***If the race is called off due to weather or other circumstances beyond our control, 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.

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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





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