Chimpathon Course through Save the Chimps .

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Running or walking is always more fun with a buddy so invite your friends!

Race Registration

Online registration opens November 1st, 2019!

There is no other race like it in the world!

The course takes you through Save the Chimps – the world’s largest privately funded chimpanzee sanctuary, located in Fort Pierce, Florida. This is a unique opportunity to visit Save the Chimps, which is not open to the public. Enjoy hearing the wonderful sounds of pant-hoots and watching the chimpanzees roam as you run beside their island homes.

  • You must be at least 16 years of age on November 15th, 2020 to register for Chimpathon.
  • Participants must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenges of this course.
  • Walkers are welcome!


Running or walking is always more fun with a buddy so invite your friends!


Registration includes:

Goody bag with fun items from Save the Chimps and sponsors, short-sleeve shirt, bib and timing chip, water and electrolyte-replacement on course, post-race refreshments, finisher’s medal, bag check and an unforgettable experience.

Packet Pick-up:

Race numbers are required to participate in this event.

Friday, November 13th, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fleet Feet Stuart
2440 NW Federal Hwy
Stuart, FL 34994

Saturday, November 14th, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
7151 Okeechobee Rd
Fort Pierce, FL 34945

Race Day, Sunday, November 15th, 5:30 am – 6:45 am
Save the Chimps, Inc.
16891 Carole Noon Ln
Fort Pierce, FL 34945

*Racers must show a valid photo ID and sign a Save the Chimps Liability Waiver to receive their packets.


  • Racers will be permitted restricted-access to run or walk through the Save the Chimps Sanctuary during this event.
  • Racers will not be permitted to come into contact with any chimpanzee and must agree to stay on the marked course at all times.
  • Due to the nature of the course and the inherent risks involved, racers must sign the Save the Chimps Liability Waiver when they register.
  • Download a copy of the waiver


We adhere to the standard running industry policy – All registration fees are non-refundable. Upon request, your t-shirt may be mailed to you after the event. Medals are reserved for finishers only.