40th Annual Chuck Lesher 5K

hosted by the Chambersburg Road Runners Club

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 8:30 AM
Shippensburg Fairgrounds

5K (3.1 Mile) Run/Walk

Course:  Nearly flat, out and back on Possum Hollow Road, run or walk.
Good course for walkers! Walkers must walk, not run.

About the 5K

Chuck Lesher was one of the founders of the Chambersburg Road Runners Club, which for more than 40 years has provided opportunities for improving fitness in the valley.

The Chambersburg Road Runners Club is keeping this run low cost to encourage healthy running and walking in Central Pennsylvania. Go enjoy food and fun at the Fair after the run!


5K Awards to first male and female overall, and first male and females masters (not eligible for age group awards).

Age group awards will be given in the following categories:

  • Age 13 and under

  • Age 14-19

  • Age 20-24

  • Age 25-29

  • Age 30-34

  • Age 35-39

  • Age 40-44

  • Age 45-49

  • Age 50-54

  • Age 55-59

  • Age 60-64

  • Age 65-69

  • Age 70+

Overall and masters awards will be awarded to walkers, although no there are no separate age group awards for walkers.

Registration and Entry Fee

Children 18 & Under Free!  Please sign up in advance.  Must fill out application.
If a shirt is desired, please send payment of $10 with registration (only available if received before July 15).

Pre-Registration Instructions

Download, fill out, and mail in Chuck Lesher 5K Registration Form or CLICK HERE to register online!

$15.00 pre-registration fee with T-Shirt (comfortable wicking fiber shirt to all who register before July 15)

$7.00 pre-registration (before July 15) without T-Shirt

Race Day Registration Instructions

Race day registration opens at 7:30 AM

$10.00 race day registration, no shirt (a few shirts may be available for $10 more)

Registration held at fairgrounds Gate #7 on top of the hill (at race starting line)