The Great West Chase is a USATF/RRTC nationally certified 10K Run (Certification Code FL14089EBM), 5K Run/Walk (Certification Code FL-14088EBM) and Fun Run.
Organized by the World of Westchase to benefit literacy programs at local Title I public elementary schools in Hillsborough county, one hundred percent of the proceeds of this event go to one specific school each year. The World of Westchase supplements the cost of the staff support.
In its 16th year this race now sees over 1300 runners in 3 different races starting at 7 a.m. with the last one at 9 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m - 1 p.m. & 3-8 p.m. at the Westchase Recreation Center located at 9791 Westchase Dr., Tampa, FL 33626.
Top 3 M/F Overall, Top Masters and Grand Masters M/F and 3 deep in standard 5 year age groups for the 10K & 5K runs. Top 3 M/F Overall for the Challenge division. All Challenge Division registrants will receive a finisher medal. All runners are eligible to be entered into a raffle for great prizes, gift certificates, and more!