Devils Chase 6.66 Miler – “Run Like HELL”
Date: October 27, 2018
Start Time: 8:15AM
Location: GPS: 129 Fort Avenue, Salem, MA 01970 (Salem Willows Soccer Field)
The Devils Chase 6.66 Mile Run, named to the Top Nine Costume Runs in the World, is the best and most unique event you will run in all year long. 98% of participants dress up in costume, majority Devil Theme costumes. People from all over the world venture to Historic Salem and join us for one Hell of a Good time. The Devils Chase in its 10th year now attracts more than 1000 Devils donning their favorite horns with pitchforks in hand for a scenic 6.66 mile race past a variety of Salem’s well known landmarks including the Salem Common, Salem Witch Museum, a Real Haunted House, the Custom House, Salem’s Derby Wharf, the House of Seven Gables and more. The course provides two sections of in and outs allowing runners to pass their fellow Devils and admire all of the unique and entertaining costumes. You’ll know your nearing the end of the race when you begin running through an eerie spooky foggy finish.
Race day: $50
(Race shirt sold separately)
2018 Long sleeve dry fit shirts can be purchased at checkout or on race day at the merchandise tent for $10. Custom bibs will be provided to all participants. NEW this year!!! 666 runners who pre-register prior to 9/24 will have their name printed on their race bib.
Course: The Devils Chase in its 8th year now attracts more than 1000 Devils donning their favorite horns with pitchforks in hand for a scenic 6.66 mile race past a variety of Salem’s well known landmarks including the Salem Common, a Real Haunted House, the Custom House, Salem’s Derby Wharf, the House of Seven Gables and more. The course provides two section of out and backs which allow you to check out all the creative costumes, while the miles just tic by.
Packet Pick-up Options:
Thursday & Friday from 3-7PM at the B&S Fitness Facility (GPS: 90 Leavitt St. Salem, MA)**Yes you may pick up your friends packets.
Saturday October 27th at Race Site: 6:30 AM (Salem Willows Soccer Field, GPS: 129 Fort Ave, Salem, MA
Kids Race – .666miles
Starting at 8:30AM, kids will participate in a fun and quick .666 mile race for kids under 12 years old. Packets can be picked up at the registration table starting at 8AM. Kids will receive a short sleeve shirt, bib, and a medal for completing the .666mile distance. We encourage costumes!!
Team Challenge: Teams must have a minimum of 5 people to participate in the team challenge. A team can have more however only the top 5 finishers times will be scored. You can create or join a team when registering! 5 prizes will be awarded to the first place overall team.
BIB 666 & 333 Auction: Who will be the proud runner wearing 666 or 333 in this years events? This years auction comes with a basket full of goodies that values more than $500!! This years custom baskets will include: event swag, Brothers Taverna Gift Certificate, Tavern in the square gift certificate, FREE Trolley ride for 4, Framed BIB, race day BIB, Wooden Homemade Pitchfork for the 666 Winner, Free Comp Entry to any B&S Event, Free Comp Entry to our 2019 event, VIP race site parking (PRICELESS), Custom Mask by Uncle Boogieman for the Clown and Wine/Beer.
$150 Cash Prize to the Top Male & Female Devil (See mandatory costume details below)
Overall Male/Female Finisher
Top 3 M/F in each age group: Under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
Team Challenge Award: Top 5 team finishers will receive an award.
Devil Costume Requirements:
Must include, horns, pitchfork, and a cape or tail for the 1st place M/F Cash Prizes!
DEVIL Costumes Prizes to 30 Devils and Top 10 Halloween Costumes:
This includes “Devil Theme” costumes (Deviled Eggs, Devil Food Cake, etc) Devil’s Chase beer, wine and other goodies will be awarded! There are several judges that will be sweeping the venue throughout the morning writing down bib #’s. Before the run award ceremony, bib #’s will be called for costume prizes. You must be present to collect your prize.