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Chase the Gorilla 5K

Saturday, April 13, 2019
Ipswich, MA

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Welcome to the Annual Chase The Gorilla Down Argilla 5K road race. This event kicks off the 2019 YMCA North Shore Road Race Series! Post-race awards, music, photos, free kids club, refreshments, DJ, bag drop, after Party at True North Ale and more.


Run For Our Family, Friends, & Neighbors 

Your registration fee will benefit our Corner Stone initiative

 What’s Corner Stone?

A collaborative program providing essential daily living support to cancer patients, cancer survivors, and their immediate families.

Visit  www.ymcacornerstone.org to learn more


First race in the North Shore YMCA Race Series 

Registration Fee

Before March 13, 2019: $40

Between March 14, 2019 and April 12, 2019: $45

Day of Race fee: $50


Team Entitlements

All teams of 20 or more runners registered by April 1st at midnight are entitled to an exclusive team area with a canopy tent, chairs, beverages and food (all included in your race donation)!


Largest Team

Team Score

We will score the 1st Female/Male and 2nd Female/Male from your team


A runner will register individually and enter your team name.


Pre-race number pick up: 

Ipswich Family YMCA, 110 County Road, Ipswich

Thursday, April 11 from 12 noon-4:00 

Friday, April 12 from 10 am to 6 pm

True North Ale

Thursday, April 11 5:00pm-8:00pm

Race Day Registration: 

From 7:30 am – 8:45 am

Race Swag: 

Special Cornerstone Series T-Shirt for runners registered for the series

1/4 Zip Pull-over*

*Must be picked up by race day: sizes and availability not guaranteed


Awards/ Age Groups : Scoring for runners registered for the series

Top  Male and Female Overall

Top Male and Female Ipswich Resident

Largest Team

Top Team Score

(20 or more runners) First 2 Female and Male Finishers will be scored

Awards will be given to top 3 M/F winners in the below age groups

13 and under, 14-19,20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60-69,70 and over



Parking will be provided at the Hellencic Center (next to Ipswich Ford)

117 County Rd, Ipswich, MA. 01938


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