Run For The Roses 5k Color Run


Event Date

Sat, Mar 19, 2016


Athens, GA


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5K Run/Walk - 5K Run Walk

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Come out the the annual RUN FOR THE ROSES 5K at Sandy Creek Park in Athens, GA. We have added a Color Run section to the course (optional).  Be prepared to get sprayed with colors.  You will also get lunch after the run.

Event details and schedule

Race day registration and packet pickup: Begins at 10AM

5K: Starts at 11AM

Awards: Will be presented to Overall Male/Female, and first, second and third place in 10 year age groups beginning with 10 and under and going through 60 and over.

Shirts and goodies: T-shirts are available for pre-registered runners who register by 3/19/16.  Those who register after that date and on race day are not guaranteed a shirt or size. There will be plenty of refreshments.

Timing and Results:  Finish line management and results provided by Classic Race Services with results posted to,, and

Series Affiliation: The race is part of the Black Bag Race Series.

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.

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