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Annual Chigger Chase Run

Chillin' with the Chigger!!

Come celebrate the holiday season and join us for the Annual Chigger Chase Holiday Run in Ardmore, Oklahoma! The 1 Mile & 5K will navigate runners through the beautiful Christmas lights of Ardmore Regional Park. There will also be a children's 1/4 mile and 1/2 mile run as well as a mascot run available for all school and business mascots. Awards will be given for the children's runs and 5K. Watch out for the speedy chigger, Charlie! Participants of the 5K who beat Charlie will receive a special prize!

Racers may register online at or in person at the Ardmore YMCA, Ardmore Chamber of Commerce and the Ardmore Regional Park. 



Ardmore Regional Park
2704 N. Rockford Rd.
Visit Ardmore, Oklahoma, OK 73401

Mascot Run:

  • 3:30 PM
  • Open for schools and businesses
  • No charge

Children's Run:

  • 4:00 PM
  • $15 Entry Fee
  • 1/4 Mile: Ages 6 & under
  • 1/2 Mile: Ages 7 to 12
  • All competing children will receive a medal

1 Mile:

  • 5:00 PM
  • $30 Entry Fee
  • Open to runners and walkers of all ages
  • Course closes at 6:00 PM


  • 5:00 PM
  • $35 Entry Fee
  • Awards will be given.
  • Beat Charlie the Chigger, win a special prize!
  • Course closes at 6:00 PM


  • Pre-registration discounts available.
  • Chigger Chase t-shirt guaranteed.
  • Online registration closes Nov. 20th
  • Packet pick-up at Ardmore Regional Park 
  • Packets available for pick-up on race day.
  • Race day registration.

*Please check back later for more information.