Special to the Journal
Chehaw will host its second annual Thru the Zoo 5K and Run your Tail Off One Mile Fun-Run on Saturday, September 21. Come race past the meerkats, cheetahs, colobus monkeys, black bears, and much more. The 5K begins at 7:30 a.m., and the one mile run starts at 8:30 a.m. Participants of the Fun Run are encouraged to wear the tail of their favorite animal while they race. After the races, stick around for the awards ceremony at 9 a.m. where winners will be presented with unique awards such as emu eggs and Georgia clay medals.
Registration is $30 for adults the day of the race and $18 for children under the age of 10. Runners can register in advance for a discounted rate by visiting www.active.com. Come race like something’s chasing you!
Visit www.chehaw.org or Chehaw’s Facebook page for the most up to date information regarding the Park.