2014 Sandy Springs Lightning 5k and 10k

Event Date

Sat, Sep 20, 2014


Atlanta, GA

About This Activity


on 9/20/14 for a flat and fast run through beautiful Sandy Springs, GA as we honor long time race director Doug Kessler who passed away eight years ago.

The course is certified through USATF and therefore a PEACHTREE QUALIFIER!

Our Race Features..

moisture wicking, technical shirts to all entrants with plenty of food and fluids and exhibits after the race.

MyLaps electronic timing and professional finish line provided Setup Events.

Age Group Awards will be given 3 deep for men and women based on 5 year age increments.  More details on awards to come!

And there's more...

The race is the official start to the Sandy Springs Festival Make plans to stay around after the race and participate in the festival - a full day of food, arts, entertainment and just loads of fun for all ages!

Proceeds from the race benefit Heritage Sandy Springs, the nonprofit organization that presents the annual Sandy Springs Festival.


Event details and schedule

Packet Pickup: 

Friday September 19th, 2014 - 10:00AM to 6:00PM at Phidippides located at 220 Sandy Springs Cir.

Saturday September 20th, 2014 (Day Of) - 6:30AM to 7:15AM

Race Schedule:

10k Starts - 7:30AM

5k Starts - 7:50AM

Awards Ceremony - 9:00AM (estimated)

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