Dog Days 5K...2016


Event Date

Sat, Apr 9, 2016


Alpharetta, GA


Activity Today Later

Running/walking-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Wag Wag, Pant Pant…Newtown park is one of the best parks we've ever seen for dogs!  So to celebrate the great spring weather, we're having a 5K just for Fido and you!  Come out to Newtown park for a dog friendly 5K.  You can bring your dog, or leave them at home.  We'll get the dogless started at 8:30 am sharp, and the dogs (accompanied by their humans) will start at 8:35 am.  Tech shirts & great awards to the top 3 overall M/F, top 3 overall master's M/F, and the top 3 in all the regular 5 year age groups.  Awesome course that's fast & scenic and all in the park.

Event details and schedule

Event Beneficiary: A potion of the proceeds will be going to the Atlanta Humane Society.
Event Schedule: 7:30 am...check in opens. 8:30 am...5K
Entry Fee & Registration: Individual entry is $25. Participants that are registered by 4/3 are guaranteed a great race in their size.   Registrations after that will receive a shirt while supplies last. Race day registrations are welcome for $5 additional.
Course & Timing: We're in North Georgia, and there's not much that anyone can call flat & fast. It's not to hilly, and it's pretty…The entire course is inside the park, so it's super kid friendly.
Awards & Goodies: We have awards for the top 3 overall M/F, Top 3 overall masters M/F, and the top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+.   Awesome Moisture wicking shirts guaranteed to all participants registered by 4/3, afterwards they're available while supplies last.
Teams! Yes, you can bring your friends, so grab people you know (or don't know).   Share your morning with other like minded folks and score a great discount (5+...10% off, 11+…15% off, 21+…20% off,   51+…25% off,   100+…30% off), as well as have a chance at earning some additional bling.   Awesome trophy to the the fastest team.
Five Star Championships & Turkey Trot: This is one of the last opportunities for top finishers to earn a spot in the championships to be held in Dec. 2016. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into the Five Star Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot. see event website for details.
Event Courtesy Policy: Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

Discuss This Activity