Make a direct, lifelong impact on a young child and their family by joining us for our 8th annual Race Across the Spectrum: 5K for Autism in support of research-based early intervention for young children impacted by Autism in Middle Tennessee. Supporting Sponsors already at this early date include: Saint Thomas Hospital, Sport Seasons of Cool Springs, Lindell Jewelers, J&J Services, Emily April Allen Photography, A+ Storage, Word of Mouth Clinical Associates.
All online registrants receive a complimentary moisture-wicking Competitor's Tee with your registration with sizes ranging this year from XS to 3XL. These will be available at both Packet Pick-up and at Race Day Check-in for Pre-registered Participants. If you did not pre-register, we cannot guarantee we will have a shirt available for you, so please register prior to Race Day.
This scenic, yet slightly challenging course is most appropriate for the fitness enthusiast. 100% of all race proceeds directly benefit the Brown Center for Autism, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
Online Race Registration Closes: THURSDAY, 7/13/17 at 8:00pm.
Registration is also available onsite on Day of Race. Race Day Registration Opens: 6:00am CT.
Race Packets: will be available for early packet pick-up at SPORT SEASONS at 539 COOL SPRINGS BLVD, STE 120, FRANKLIN, TN 37067 (moved near PF Changs) on Friday, 7/14/17. Times for pick-up are 11am-2:00pm and again at 4:00pm-7:00pm.
RACE DAY SCHEDULE: 5:15am Volunteer Check-in Opens 6:00am Registration & Raffle Opens 6:10am Team Pictures (meet in Volunteer Parking area) 6:40am Runners Begin Line-up 6:45am Walkers & Strollers Line-up 6:45am Special Announcements 6:50am National Anthem by Logan Blade & Ben Liske 6:55am Prayer 7:00am Balloon Release and RACE BEGINS 8:00am Largest Team Awards 8:30am Awards 8:40am Corporate Challenge Series Awards
Awards: Overall Men´s, Overall Women´s, Masters and Grandmasters (3 deep). Additional awards will be presented by age divisions that are ALSO 3-DEEP. Corporate Challenge Series awards will also be presented. Doorprizes will be awarded by randomly drawn bib numbers. We have something for everyone!
Teams: Participation in Race Across the Spectrum as a team in honor of a special individual with Autism is an amazing way to get friends, family members, and neighbors involved. Team members also enjoy a team member registration discount. Teams can be a group of five or more participants--and must be first set up and assigned a Team Name by your Team Captain during online registration. When registering as a team member, just select your team name from the drop down menu. The top three largest teams will receive an award and recognition on Race Day.
USATF Certified Course: Chip timing with race results posted within minutes by Best Times, Championchip Tennessee, Inc