The Cookie Chase - a Race for Wishes

Saturday, April 14, 2012  @ 10:00 AM   •  5k, Certified 5K and 1K Family Fun Run


7951 E. Maplewood Avenue, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Greenwood Village, CO    view map

Registration closed:

Thank you for your interest in registering for The Cookie Chase. Online registration is now closed. Event Day regisistration is available starting at 7:30 AM.


What goes well with milk and cookies? A 5K run of course! Don't miss Make-A-Wish of Colorado's annual Cookie Chase - a Race for Wishes. The Cookie Chase winds through the beautiful streets of Greenwood Village. A 1K family-fun run is also available for the youngsters and youngsters at heart. With sponsorships from Otis Spunkmeyer and Royal Crest Dairy, we can assure you there will be plenty of milk and cookies at the finish line!! Please help us Share the Power of a Wish by participating! The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Colorado grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Schedule of Events

  • 9:00 AM - Check-in & Race Day Registration
  • 10:00 AM - 5K Run/Walk
  • 10:02 AM - 1K Family Fun Run
  • 11:00 AM - Awards Ceremony
  • Event address: 7951 E. Maplewood Avenue, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

    Course description:

    A great scenic course that takes you around the business areas and parks in the Greenwood Village Area.

    Directions to start:

    The Race for Wishes start/finish line and Race Village will be at the Make-A-Wish Colorado's corporate offices in Greenwood Village.


    Plenty of parking is available and will be marked near the course.

    Awards info:

    5K Awards

  • Great trophies to Top three overall male and female
  • Fundraising Awards
  • Top Individual Fundraiser
  • Top Fundraising Team
  • Additional info

    What you get:

  • All 5K and 1K entrants will receive a long-sleeved technical shirt.
  • All participants will receive a goodie bag and medallion at the finish line.
  • Finishers will be greeted by Wish Kids at the finish line.
  • Cookies and milk, fruit and other refreshments.
  • Entertainment, kids' games & activities in Race Village.
  • Live music.
  • Did we mention milk and cookies?
  • And a great feeling knowing your two feet and generous heart have done something wonderful for some little feet that are in the race of their lives.

    Form a Fundraising Team:

    Maximize the fun and fundraising. Organize a team, choose a theme and name, set a fundraising goal, and then exceed it! You can celebrate your success on race day, knowing you have helped create hope, strength and joy in the lives of Colorado wish kids. For ideas and to get started, contact Make-A-Wish at Form a Fundraising Team Now

    Race Rules:

    To ensure your safety and those of your fellow participants, no bicycles, skates, or dogs are allowed on the course with the participants. Strollers are only allowed on the Family Fun Run Course.


    Come alone or with family, co-workers, and friends. Volunteers receive a long sleeved t-shirt, goodie bag and great refreshments. Email Becky Schilling to secure a spot on the best volunteer team in town.

    Packet pickup:

    Starts at 9:00 am. Pre-registered 5K runners and walkers pick up bibs and shirts and get their timing tags. Pledge donations should be turned in prior to race start at check-in.

    Registration info:

    5K Run/Walk Fees

  • $30 - Adults
  • $25 - Seniors (60 and Over)
  • $25 - Youth (13 - 18)
  • $20 - Kids (12 Under)
  • 1K Family Fun Run/Walk
  • $15 - Adult
  • $10 - Kids (6 - 12)
  • Free - Kids (5 and Under) - No Shirt
  • Note: Event Day Registration, add $5 to each fee (excluding kids 5 and Under in the 1K family Fun Run/Walk)


    • 5K - Adult


    • 5K - Senior (60 & Over)/Youth (13 - 16)


    • 5K - Kids (12 & Under)


    • 1K - Adult


    • 1K - Kids (Ages 6-12)


    • 1K - Kids (5 & Under) Note: No Shirt



    Thank you for your interest in registering for The Cookie Chase. Online registration is now closed. Event Day regisistration is available starting at 7:30 AM.










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