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23rd Annual Chigger Chase
Holiday 1 Mile & 5K and 5 Mile through Christmas Lights
Children’s 1/4 mile & 1/2 mile Run

Volunteers Needed, if interrested please email for details.


November 17, 2018
Online registration CLOSES Wednesday 11/14/2018
Ardmore Regional Park

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Event Sponsors:


  gold level silver  
  Bramlett Agency American Nation Bank  
  Bob & Nanette Bramlett BancFirst  
  Daube Company Flow Valve/Kerr Pump  
  DOT Foods Henry Roberts Pharmacy  
  Mercy - Ardmore Jet Steam Casino  
    LaQuinta Inn & Suites  
    Quien Sabe Corp.  
  Southern Design Group

In-Kind Sponsors:


New T-shirt design for 2018
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Registration Fee

Get your group together for this year’s Chigger Chase and save some money and run, crawl or walk with your friends! We have a new event too – the 5-mile run, you can take advantage of the Regional Park trails and still run back through the Christmas lights on the road!

The group cost for the 5K or 5-mile run – all money and registrations must be turned in together at the Regional Park office.

5-9 people- $22 per person
10-19 people- $20 per person
20-29 people- $18 per person
30-39 people- $16 per person
40-49 people- $14 per person
50-59 people- $12 per person
60+ people- $10 per person
Early Bird pricing (until October 28th - after add $5)
5k  $25
 1 mile: $20
Children’s Races: $10
Registration ends at 3:30 the day of the race.
Race starts at 4:00. Race day registration 5K-$35 1mile- 5 mile-$30 Childrens race-$15

Racers/walkers may register ONLINE, in person at the Ardmore YMCA, the Ardmore Chamber of Commerce & the Ardmore Regional Park, or by mailing entries to:

Ardmore Regional Park Chigger Chase
PO Box 249
Ardmore, OK 73402

PRINT 2017 REGISTRATION FORM (when available).

T-Shirt Info:

We do NOT guarantee t-shirts after October 31st at 5pm. To ensure you receive a t-shirt, register early! Our shirt sizes are:  Unisex shirts: small, medium, large, XL, XXL(add $2)  Children's: youth small, youth medium, youth large & youth XL. While we do our best to fulfill all t-shirt sizes are available we still can't guarantee all sizes or cuts will be available. Due to the increase in our participants over the years, its become impossible to predict sizes of our shirts. We do our best to fulfill the orders. Thank you for your understanding

Packet Pickup

We strongly encourage ALL participants to pick up their packets available at the Regional Park office on FRIDAY November 16th between 8:30 am – 6 pm. or at the park on race day from 2 PM - 3:30 PM. Late registration is also available at the park between 2–3:30 pm on race day. To ensure you will receive one of our souvenir run T-shirts, please register by October 31st at 5 pm.

How to Get There:
From I-35 North or South, Take Exit 33 to Hwy 142 by-pass. East ¼ mile on HWY 142 north into park. Follow signs to race registration.

5K & children’s runs,
Top 3 male and female in 5k and children's runs
Top 3 in each age division (5k only)
No awards for the one mile fun run/walk or 5 mile fun run/walk
(5 yr USATF age division)



5K Run

5km Run: USATF Certified Course and Chip timed, quick out and back course through the Christmas Lights

to celebrate the holiday season, the course certification number is #OK-099004-DG

 Chigger Challenge  


Watch for Speedy Chigger on 5k course; beat him and get a special prize!

NEW Event
5 Mile Run

This is a 5 mile trail run that will start out through the park trails and return on the road through the Christmas lights.  There are no awards for this event.

1 Mile Run/Walk 


1 mile: Open to runners and walkers of all ages. It’s an out and back course with the 5km. Races will start at 5:00 pm, the course will close at 6:00 pm and will open to traffic at that time. No awards will be given for the 1 Mile.

Children’s Run

Lead by Charlie the Chigger!

¼ mile: ages 6 and under
1/2 mile: ages 7 -12
1 mile: ages 7 -12

All children competing in these events will receive a medal..
1/4 mile
will start at 4:00 pm with 1/2 mile to follow

Runner Protection & AidRunner Protection & Aid
Southern Oklahoma Ambulance Service will provide emergency assistance and aid. Water will be provided at the end of the race.

Please note that radio headsets, baby strollers, baby joggers, roller skates, rollerblades, skateboards, bicycles or dogs are NOT allowed on any of the courses. Motorized wheelchairs are not allowed in the run. These are exclusions by the insurance underwriter.

The park will be closed to traffic during the race.

Proceeds Benefit: Ardmore Regional Park & Trail Development