To participate, kids in kindergarten through eighth grade complete 25 miles one at a time. Each mile can be recorded on the log sheet during the months prior to the marathon. To finish the full marathon, kids will run the last 1.2 miles on the event date. All participants will receive a Kids Marathon race packet, race number (must be worn on race day), t-shirt and finishers medal. Kids must register in order to participate.
For all the most up to date information about the day's events, please visit the Kids Marathon Atlanta webpage here.
Event details and schedule
Registration is FREE until April 1, $5 until April 22, and $10 on race day.
Packet pick-up will take place on Friday, April 22 at LifeSouth Community Blood Centers from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. (4891 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, GA 30338). Packet pick up will also take place prior to the race on Saturday, April 23 beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Participants need to arrive at the start line by 8:45 a.m. with their race numbers on. The race will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. We invite you to arrive before 8:00 a.m. to enjoy all the event day festivities.