Register Now for the Chill Your Cheeks 5K
The City of Yukon’s Park and Recreation Department Chill Your Cheeks 5K returns on Saturday, November 18. Presented by Academy sports and outdoors, the Chill Your Cheeks 5K coincides with the opening of Christmas in the Park, Yukon’s annual Christmas light display.
The race course starts and finishes at the Chisholm Trail Pavilion in Chisholm Trail Park. More than 400 runners from all over the state as well as surrounding states descend upon Yukon for this great holiday run.
New this year, the 5K begins at 5:00 p.m. and closes at 6:00 p.m. to open to traffic. Runners must be able to finish the 5K in that time frame.
A $100 gift card to Red Coyote Running and Fitness is awarded to the Best Decorated Runner. Get creative and get dressed up!
Online registration is available at www.raceentry.com through November 15 (search Chill Your Cheeks). In person registration is available at the Jackie Cooper Gym, 1024 E. Main St or Yukon Community Center, 2200 S. Holly Ave. To receive a registration form, please call 405-350-8920.
The fee for the Chill Your Cheeks is $30 for adults and $25 for youth through November 17. Registrations received after October 27 will receive shirts as they are available, but shirts cannot be guaranteed. Race day registration will be $40 for adults and $35 for youth.
For more information please contact Tim Rhodes by phone at 405-350-8920 or email [email protected].
Chill Your Cheeks is presented by Academy Sports and Outdoors. Other sponsors for Chill Your Cheeks are Vernon Turner, Gatorade Athlete of the Year, Dr. Richard Johnson, DDS, True Sky Credit Union, BracesU, Yukon Optimist Sports Club, Doyle Chiropractic, Miller Fit, Celerity Prosthetics, Bounce Academy, Red Coyote, McBride Orthopedic Clinic, and Yukon Friends of the Park.
The Chill Your Cheeks 5k is one of Yukon’s best Parks and Recreation events. Optimism, energy and opportunity inspire the best in everything we do. To learn more about Yukon’s best, visit www.yukonok.gov or call 405-350-8937.