Sandy Springs Lightning 5K and 10K

10K, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Sep 17, 2016


Atlanta, GA


Activity Today Later

10K Run

$25 $25 Closed

5K Run

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Event details and schedule

Packet Pickup and On-site Registration available at these two times:

  • Friday September 16th - 11:00AM to 6:00PM at Phidippides located at 220 Sandy Springs Cir.
    Saturday September 17th (Day Of) - 6:30AM to 7:15AM at the finish line

Race Schedule:

10k Starts - 7:30AM
5k Starts - 7:50AM
Awards Ceremony - 9:00AM (estimated)


9/17/16 for a flat and fast run through beautiful Sandy Springs and we officially kick off the 31st annual Sandy Springs Festival. Complimentary admission to the Festival with your race shirt!

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 GO Race Productions.
  • The course is certified through USATF and therefore a PEACHTREE QUALIFIER!
  • 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.


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