Georgia Spring Run
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Marathon * 5K Race *
Northeast Georgia Spring
Run will feature
a half-marathon, a 5K
race, and a 1-Mile Walk
on April 6, 2013 in
Union County. The event
will be held at Meeks
Park in Blairsville,
Registration is available online at www.active.com .
The 1/2 Marathon, the 5K race, and the 1-Mile event will begin and end at the lower end of Meeks Park near the Colwell Fields and Gazebo.
The 5K Race entry fee is $15 and the 1/2 Marathon race is $30. Both races will have a First Place, Second Place, and Third Place trophy for males and females. Medals will be given in age divisions for males and females in both the 1/2 Marathon and 5K Race. The 1-Mile Walk entry fee is $10. It is a non- competitive event.
Competitive age divisions are: 6 -15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60-over. The 1/2 Marathon begins at 9:00 a.m. The 5K begins at 9:15 a.m.. The 1-Mile walk begins at 9:30 a.m. T-shirts will be available on race day for those who pre-register ten days before the race. Those who register after that and on race day can have t-shirts mailed for a charge of $5.
Sponsorship information is available by clicking on the sponsorship form page.
Proceeds from the event benefit the Union County Anti-Drug Coaltion, American Red Cross, Special Olympics, Family Connection, Meals on Wheels, Shop with a Cop, Union County Recreation Scholarship Fund and Community Easter Egg Hunt. Other groups may be added.
The event is coordinated by the Northeast Georgia Run Committee. Participants agree to run and participate at their own risk. Participants should confirm with a doctor that they are healthy enough to participate in these activities.
For more information email email@example.com or call Race Director Norm Cooper at (706) 781-9401.