CARA Spring Trail Chase 5k
Join the Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) and The Forge: Lemont Quarries for the Spring Trail Chase 5K, part of the new The Forge Trail Series! Race outdoors with The Forge Trail Series in this trail run/walk designed for a unique trail racing experience.
Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following CARA Trail Series events.
Training For a Race? Try This Challenge
Training for a race? Take on the West Coast Trail Challenge and use the power of team accountability to help you stay motivated!
During the West Coast Trail virtual team challenge your team of 1 – 4 people will work together and take a 75 km (47 mi) journey along one of the most popular/scenic hikes in the world!
Each time anyone on your team runs, walks, or hikes your team advances along an interactive map towards the finish.
Your team members can be located anywhere in the world!
Unlock special badges and earn an embroidered finisher’s patch as you make your way along the trail.
The West Coast Trail virtual challenge is built for everyone. Start the challenge anytime, your team time doesn’t begin until you start your team clock.
Use the leaderboard to compare your time to teams that have completed the challenge in the past. Or, set your own goal and complete the challenge at your own pace!
Sign up and earn your finisher's patch today! Get Challenge Info
Find Accommodation Near CARA Spring Trail Chase 5k
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