36th Annual PaperChase Fun Run/Walk

October 27 - 30, 2019 | St. Louis, Missouri

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36th Annual PaperChase Fun Run/Walk

6:30 - 8:00am
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

To register for the PaperChase Fun Run, contact the TAPPI Member Connection Center at 1.800.332.8686 or [email protected]

Help some bright students achieve a future career in the pulp and paper industry!  

The 36th Annual PaperChase Fun Run/Walk benefits the TAPPI Engineering Scholarship Fund. The PaperChase will feature a 5k run/1.2 mile walk with prizes being awarded to the top men and women finishers in the 5k run.  The event will be held at 6:30am - 8:00am, Tuesday, October 30th.  Proceeds from this year’s PaperChase 5K will be donated to the TAPPI Engineering Scholarship Fund.   The entry fee is $30 for regular participants and $15 for full-time students.  The minimum contribution for sponsors is $500.   

Sponsorship includes:

For more information on sponsorship contact Lisa Stephens at [email protected] 

This year the PaperChase Prediction Run will take place at the TAPPI PEERS Conference on Tuesday, October 29, at 7:00 a.m.  in Tower Grove Park.  Transportation will be provided to and from the event.  We will have great awards to those runners who most accurately predict their finishing times for the 1.5 mile walk or the 5k run (no watches or other time keeping devices allowed!).

Race Schedule:
6:30 am – Assemble in the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch lobby
6:45 am – Shuttle departs for PaperChase course
7:00 am – Run/walk begins
7:20 am7:35 am – Runners and walkers finish
7:20 am7:35 am – Refreshments
7:40 am – Awards & group picture
7:45 am – Shuttle returns to Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch lobby

Race Route:
5k Route

1.5 miles

1.5 miles turnaround