Austell's Run With The Mayor 5k


Event Date

Sat, Apr 18, 2015


Austell, GA


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $25 Closed

About This Activity

The Inagural "Run Austell With The Mayor 5K" will be held in the Historic City of Austell when the weather is perfect for running. Come JOG with JOE and be one of the first to participate in this soon to be April Austell tradition.

This fast and scenic mostly flat route takes runners by some of Austell's Iconic landmarks which begins and ends in historic Legion Field. The route has a scenic Sweetwater Creek segment which breaks up the road portions and takes runners through a preserved park with a wooded trail that passes by the Community Garden. Runners will pass Veterans Memorial Park after they traverse the high bridge over Veterans Memorial Highway.

This course will be a USTAF certified course and Peachtree Qualifier.

Chip timing will be available for this event.

Price increase to $25 starting Febuary 1st. $30 April 1st.

There is ample free parking at the start/finish area.

Bring three canned food items for Sweetwater Mission Food Bank at packet pick up or the day of the race and receive a raffle ticket to win great prizes to be given away after the event.

Many more activities are still being planned for this event.

Packet Pick-up will be April 6th, 8th, 10th, 16th and 17th 12PM til 7PM. Pick-up a the City of Austell Gym facility at 5000 Austell-Powder Springs Road. Rear building behind the Threadmill Mall building.

Check back to this page often as more details and information will be provided soon.

Event details and schedule

Early Packet Pick-Up April 6,8,10,16,17 From 12pm to 7pm at The City Gym, 5000 Austell-Powder Springs road. (Rear Building)

Race Start 8am. Must be finished by 10am.

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