This will be the 5th running of Jones Bridge Animal Hospital's Stray Dog Strut 5K at Newtown Park in Johns Creek, GA! This is a dog-friendly event and runners are encouraged to bring their canine companions to participate in the festivities.
Event details and schedule
Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup: Starts at 11AM
5K: Starts at Noon
Awards: Overall male and female. Age group awards will be 3 deep in standard age groups beginning with 10 and under up to 75 and over.
Shirts and Goodies: Everyone who registers by 10/19/16 will be guaranteed a shirt. Those who register after that date and on race day are NOT guaranteed a shirt or size and they will be given out while supplies last. All dogs will receive a bandana. There will be plenty of snacks for humans and pets.
Series Affiliation: The race is part of the 2016 Black Bag Race Series.
Costume Contest: Dress your dog and yourself up in costume. There will be awards for the best human and canine costume. Safety first - make sure your costume is safe not only for you and your pet but for those around you. If you run in costume, make sure it is free from hazards that might be harmful to both animal and human.
Other Info: In case of rain, the races will go on. Delay of the start may happen in case of severe weather in the area at race time. If severe weather continues, then the race director or local authorities may make the call to cancel the race at that time. Sorry, no refunds.