Old First Night Run/Walk

Saturday, August 03, 2019

Location Sports Club

Tickets: Admittance to the grounds is included in your race registration.

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Chautauqua Race: 
Sponsored by Team VP/Vacation Properties

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Around the World: 
Sponsored by DFT Communications, Partners in Technology

CHQ OFN 2019 DesignHistoric and scenic course around the perimeter of beautiful Chautauqua Institution.

Chip timing system.

Register for the Old First Night Run/Walk at the Chautauqua Sports Club or online at http://chq.org/oldfirstnight/.

This annual Chautauqua race is a 2.75 mile race around the perimeter of the beautiful, historic grounds held on Saturday, August 3 at 8 a.m.  $30 registration fee includes fabulous t-shirt and timed results.  Race morning registration available in-person at Sports Club only for $35.

Not on the grounds on August 3? Participants can sign up for Around the World race. T-shirt can be picked up at the Sports Club or mailed to you for an additional $5 fee. All Around the World participants will be entered into drawings for prizes. Email your picture to webmaster@chq.org to be used on Chautauqua's social media pages.

Chautauqua Race Awards – Runners
Awarded to first, second and third place for fastest overall times for both males and females and first, second and third for each age and gender group (no duplicates). Young at Heart Awards for oldest participants.

Chautauqua Race Awards – Walkers
Awarded to first through fifth place for most accurate times for both males and females.

  • OFN T-shirts Available to the first 700 registrants.
  • Commemorative posters will be available for purchase at the Sports Club.
  • Proceeds benefit Chautauqua Foundation. 

For additional Run/Walk information, please call 716.357.6281, or email sportsclub@chq.org
Admission to Chautauqua Institution is free for racers on race day 6:30 a.m.–noon. (Racers must stop at the Main Gate Welcome Center for pass.)