2016 Annual Christmas 5K in Virginia Highland will close out early so claim your spot today. Registration closes at 2000 entrants or December 11th, whichever comes first.
Santa Hats to all participants. Skinny Santa returns to start the race and give out goodies. Great holiday swag in your race packets. Hundreds of dollars in drawings from local merchants. Long sleeved t-shirts. Kids, strollers, dogs on leash welcome! Event will take place rain or shine (or snow)– no refunds will be given.
Event details and schedule
STARTS @ YWCA, 957 N Highland Ave NE, Atl, 30306 @ 8:00 am. ENDs @Morningside Presbyterian Church, 1411 N. Morningside Dr, Atlanta 30306. Peachtree Road Race qualifier. Fastest course in Virginia Highland.
AGE GROUPS/AWARDS: ELECTRONIC CHIP TIMING. Colorful unique awards to Overall M & F, Masters M & F, and 3-Deep for M & F Age Groups: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over. Phidippides gift cards to the Overall M & F and Masters M & F winners.
EARLY PICK UP:
EARLY PACKET PICK UP: Pick up packets & t-shirts at Phidippides Ansley Mall location Dec 10, 12, 14. Race Day Packet & T-Shirt Pick-up only for out of town runners or emergency: 6:30-7:30 am at YWCA.
PARKING: Parking available in YWCA parking lot, pay lots on N Highland, on side streets near the start or finish areas. Limited parking available at the church (finish area) - short walk to the starting line. Watch for “no parking” signs and please do not block driveways! MARTA recommended. See www.rungeorgia.com (Christmas 5K) for route to VA Highland.