Running with Sasquatch 5k will be a down and back course. Trail will be roughly 4-5ft wide and will accommodate to two way traffic. Expect areas in which you will have to cross small creeks, standing water, fallen trees, and rugged terrain. There will be several overlook areas in which we encourage you to stop and enjoy the view. Turn around point will be at Pride Rock. Runners are expected to run on their right side to and from the turn around point. The Running with Sasquatch 5k will begin and finish on the campus of Ivy Academy. Running with Sasquatch 5k will be a race, run, walk, and hike. PLEASE participate at your comfort level, as this is a fun event to raise awareness and funds for Ivy Academy. If you feel like you have what it takes to "Whoop Sas" then please feel free to try. Anyone who "Whoops Sas" will earn an "I Whooped Sas 2014" Shirt. If you would like to prep the course before the event then please contact Lisa Walker, Race Director at firstname.lastname@example.org. This trail is only open to those who run with a staff member of Ivy Academy.
Top Overall Male and Female
"I Whooped Sas 2014" Shirt for anyone who "Whoops Sas"
Water will be available near mile marker 1. We encourage you to bring your own water supply, especially if you are hiking / walking the 5k.
Each participant will receive a Running with Sasquatch race shirt. The best way to secure your desired size is to register early. Ivy Academy has partnered with a local shirt distribution company to benefit the most in raising funds for our program. If you do not receive your desired shirt size then we will do our best to accommodate with extra shirts and sizes.
Donate to Ivy
Thank you, Thank you, Thank you for signing up for Running with Sasquatch. Your registration improves our students education. ALL proceeds go directly to Ivy Academy students. If you would like to make additional donations to Ivy Academy, please visit
Sasquatch, Bigfoot, Yeti.
Feel free to dress up as a Sasquatch, Bigfoot or Yeti.
Are you faster than Sasquatch?
Anyone who beats Sasquatch will earn an "I Whooped Sas 2014" shirt.
All participants will receive an event shirt.
Support Ivy Academy
This is a 5k Race, Run, Walk, Hike, to Support Ivy Academy.
Ivy Academy is a tuition-free public charter high school serving grades 9-12 in Soddy Daisy, TN. Adjacent to the North Chickamauga Creek; we have access to many trails and creeks. Ivy Academy instruction happens more in the outdoors than in the four walls of the classroom. The foundational element of Ivy Academy’s curriculum is to develop environmentally conscious citizens who have an appreciation of the woods, mountains, valleys and streams – our precious natural resources. Ivy Academy is a natural leader in Environmental Education and is a USDE Green Ribbon School. We are a Title I, Nonprofit 501(c)(3) program. Visit www.ivyacademychattanooga.com for more information about our school, or to make donations. ALL proceeds from Running With Sasquatch will benefit Ivy Academy Chattanooga. Like us on Facebook, Ivy Academy and Running with Sasquatch
Recycle Your Race Numbers
Ivy Academy is an outdoor environmental science school and we take pride in reducing our impact on the environment. There will be a "Recycled Race Number" drop box at the Running with Sasquatch 5k. All those who recycle their numbers will be eligible for door prizes at the completion of the event. Run-N-Recycle.
Local time: 12:17 PM