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IVC Ghost Chase Race


The Illinois Central Valley High School Bands invite you to their 3rd annual Ghost Chase Race on Saturday, October 28 at Banana’s in Chillicothe, IL. The Ghost Chase Race is a 5K, 1-mile walk, along the scenic Illinois River. Proceeds from the race will benefit the IVC Band programs by providing operational funding to help pay for music, instruments, uniforms and instruction throughout the year.

This year’s celebrity ‘Ghost Runner’ is Jennelle Deatherage, who won the state cross country meet in 1993 and was a four-time All-American with three Big Ten Conference titles and was named the 1999 Big Ten Track and Field Athlete of the Year and University of Wisconsin Female Athlete of the Year. Beat the Ghost for bragging rights and a special prize drawing!

Fun prizes for runners including pumpkins and pumpkin pies and there are also prizes for best Halloween costume! The IVC Drumline, Marching Band, and Color Guard will be performing weather permitting. If you sign up by October 15, you will receive a commemorative Ghost Chase tee shirt! Register online at Same-day registration starts at 8am. Race starts at 9am. Come join the fun and thanks for supporting the award-winning IVC Band Program!

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