The Covington Y Cheerios Challenge has been an important YMCA event for over 20 years. It is an opportunity for our community to come together FOR A BETTER US. This event also helps make important programs like youth sports, camp, and swim lessons, possible for EVERYONE in our community.
Packet Pickup: Participants can pick up their shirt and race bib at the Covington Family YMCA (2140 Newton Drive, Covington, GA 30014) on Friday, April 21st (9am-6:30pm) and race day morning beginning at 7:00am.
Awards: Standard age group awards, including Master, Grand Master & Senior Master, will be given for the 10k and 5k at the end of the 10k. Race awards can be picked up after results are finalized.
RECORDS: A $100 cash prize will be awarded to the male and female who break the course records in the 10k and 5k events. Current course records: 5k: M: 14:48 F: 17:15 10k: M: 31:16 F: 36:20
Route: Route maps are available at the Y or online. Click for the 5K and 10K routes.
RACE START LINE: Covington Family YMCA 2140 Newton Drive Covington, GA 30014
RACE FINISH LINE & POST-RACE FESTIVAL : Legion Field Fairgrounds (directly behind the Y) 3173 Mill Street NE Covington, GA 30014
race for ages 5 & under only; NO SHIRT
race for ages 5 & under only; WITH SHIRT
For a booth at the post-race festival
Family pack reduction will be applied automatically when 4 people from the same household register on one transaction. Please be sure to click the ADD REGISTRANT button before submitting payment.
upgrade your shirt to Dri-Fit; adult sizes only
Free for members