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Chester River Challenge Half Marathon & 5K


2014 Chester River Challenge

Run for the river! This fall, Chester River Association is teaming up with Sultana Projects and TriSports Charitable
Events to sponsor our annual 5k and Half Mara
thon road race.


Sunday, November 2, 2014
, 8:00 am
Wilmer Park, Chestertown


Packet Pickup:
Saturday, Nov. 1, 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Chester River Association Office
400 South Cross St. Suite 2
Chestertown, MD 21620

Race Day
Sunday, Nov. 2, 7 am
Wilmer Park




5k Run/Walk: $20 before Oct. 26, $25 after
Half Marathon:  $50 before Oct. 26, $60 after


Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, November 2 @ 2:00 am. Remember to turn your clocks back one hour Saturday night so you're not late to the race!


The race will start and finish at Wilmer Park, on the Chester River. The course follows the river and winds through gentle hills entirely on paved roads. The course will be clearly marked and water stops and restrooms will be
provided. Police will direct traffic to ensure runners’ safety along the route.
The event is certified by USA Track and Field.

There will be prizes for men and women in both races for various age categories. Each participant receives a race t-shirt and other race promotional items, along with food and refreshments at the finish line. The finish line will be professionally timed and photographed. Proceeds benefit the Chester River Association and Sultana Projects, so start training!

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, click here or contact
awolgast@chesterriverassociation.org for more information.