The Ducks Are Coming - for the Gr8t Chase

Jun 14, 2022 at 07:00 am by WGNS

The First Annual Gr8t Duck Chase will be Saturday, September 17th beginning at 10:00 AM at ‘Boro Beach in Murfreesboro. Jennifer Yeatts, Founder of The Gr8t Chase states: “We are so thankful to our amazing sponsors forour first year of hosting this event.” They include: WGNS Radio, Pinnacle Financial Partners, and The Cole Family in Memory of Bobby Cole.

For Jeep owners throughout Rutherford County, there will be a Jeep show and contest at the upcoming event, as explained by Steve Yeatts… Jeep owners will have a chance to win a trophy in multiple categories!


Cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place ducks and for the last place duck. Local food trucks will be onsite for the event, so bring your appetite. You can adopt your ducks online at or by calling 615-495-3922. You are encouraged to not wait until the day of the race to adopt. The Gr8t Duck Chase is still in need of sponsors, so promote your business brand by supporting this worthy cause. Sponsor deadline is June 30th.

All net proceeds go back into our local community to help families whose children are battling a life-limiting illness. So, let’s get quackin’ and adopt a duck!

The Gr8t Chase devotes its energy to passionately advocating for children and their family who have found themselves in need of hope, compassion, and financial support as they are battling life threatening diseases - like cancer. No need is too small and no voice is too quiet to be heard. Our purpose is to provide financial and emotional support to families with children who are enduring life-limiting illnesses. Find out how you can contribute to someone in need through donations of money and time.

For more information or media inquiries, please contact Steve Yeatts at 615-495-3922 or For more information about The Gr8t Duck Chase, please visit or find the event on Facebook.

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