Event Date

Sat, Feb 20, 2016


Bogart, GA


Activity Today Later

5K Run/Walk or Fun Runs - Individual with a shirt

$20 $25 Closed

5K Run/Walk or Fun Runs - Individual no shirt option

$15 $20 Closed

5K Run/Walk or Fun Runs - Family or Group registration (Max 5)

$65 $65 Closed

Phantom Runner - I want a shirt but will not participate

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Join us for our 4th Annual Lightning Bolt 5K, Fun Run and Little Bolt Race at Malcom Bridge Middle School in Bogart, GA.

The start/finish will be located on the football field. The 5K course is mostly flat with over 3⁄4 of the course on grass, while the rest will be on paved roads. The mile fun run/walk and “Little Bolt” race will be held on the football and practice fields.

Event details and schedule

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup: Begins at 7AM

Little Bolt Race: Starts at 8:15AM

1 Mile Fun Run: Starts at 8:30AM

5K: Starts at 9AM

Awards:  Awards will be presented to all participants in the “Little Bolt” race. The top three boys and top three girls who finish the 1 mile race will be given awards in the age groups of 10 & under and 11-14. The 5K awards will be presented to the overall male and female winners as well as the top three finishers in 5-year age groups ranging from 10 & under through 75 & over.

Timing and Results: Finish line management and results provided by Classic Race Services with results posted to www.classicraceservices.com, www.active.com, www.coolrunning.com and www.runningintheusa.com.

Shirts and Goodies: Registrations received by 2/12/16 are guaranteed a long sleeved shirt.  Those registering after that date and on race day are not guaranteed a shirt or size.  There will be plenty of refreshments.

Race Dedication:  Each year, MBMS dedicates the 5K to a person or to an organization that has positively impacted either our community or people in need. Ten percent of the proceeds from the race will be given to this selected person or organization. This year the race will be dedicated to Oconee County Relay for Life, the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.

Series Affiliation: The 5K race is part of the 2016 Black Bag Race Series.

Other Info: In case of rain, the races will go on.  Delay of the start may happen in case of severe weather in the area at race time.  If severe weather continues, then the race director or local authorities may make the call to cancel the race at that time.  Sorry, no refunds.

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