Made in the USA 5K/10K

5K, 10K

Event Date

Sat, Jul 2, 2016

Address

Buford, GA

Pricing

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Military Running/Walking-5K (ID Required) - Individual Age group/open

$0 $0 Closed

Military Running/Walking-10K (ID Required) - Individual Age group/open

$0 $0 Closed

First Responder Running-5K (ID Required) - Individual Age group/open

$0 $0 Closed

First Responder Running/Walking-10K (ID Required) - Individual Age group/open

$0 $0 Closed

Regular Running/Walking-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $30 Closed

Regular Running/Walking-10K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $35 Closed

About This Activity

We're coming up on the birthday of the U.S.A., and we're going to celebrate by saying thanks to all the people that work hard every day to keep this the land of the free and the home of the brave.  You don't have to be, but if you are...All active duty military and first responsders are welcome to join us for the 5K or the 10K at no charge.  We start right in front of Sugar Hill City Hall at 7:30 am for both the 5K & 10K.  We're getting some great technical shirts, and we'll have some amazing finisher awards, as well as awards to the top 3 M/F, top 3 master's M/F, and the top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups.

Event details and schedule

Brief Description: We're coming up on the birthday of the U.S.A., and we're going to celebrate by saying thanks to all the people that work hard every day to keep this the land of the free and the home of the brave. You don't have to be, but if you are...All active duty military and first responsders are welcome to join us for the 5K or the 10K at no charge. We start right in front of Sugar Hill City Hall at 7:30 am for both the 5K & 10K.   We're getting some great technical shirts, and we'll have some amazing finisher awards, as well as awards to the top 3 M/F, top 3 master's M/F, and the top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups.
Entry Fee & Registration: Active Duty military (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard) are Free (shirt not included, but you can purchase)…ID Required at Pickup.   Addititionally all first responders (Police, EMT, Fire department) are Free (shirt not included, but you can purchase)...ID Required at Pickup. 
  Early Bird registration through May 15th: 5K...$25 & 10K...$30.
  Regular Registration through July 1: 5K...$30 & 10K...$35.
  Race Day registrations are welcome for an additional $5, and shirts will be available while supplies last.
  Children 10 & Under 1/2 off
Race Day Schedule: 6:30 am...Packet pickup & race day registration.
  7:30 am...Races Start
Event Beneficiary: We're working on teaming up with several diferent charities to come out and be a part of the event.
Course & Timing: Both the 5K & 10K courses are lollipops, going down Peachtree Industrial, and then looping back. We'll be chip timing the start & the finish, with live scrolling results at the finish line.
Aid stations: All aid stations will have water & energy drink. the 5K will have 2 stops, and the 10K will have 5 stops.
Awards, Goodies, & Festival: All participants registered by 6/26 are guaranteed a moisture wicking race shirt (child sizes may be cotton). Women's cuts are also available! Awards in both races to the Overall Male & Female, Overall Masters (40+) as well as the top 3 in each age group. (10 & under - 75+ for the 5K; 19 & under - 75+ for the 10K)
Finisher Awards: All 10K participants will receive a custom finisher award.
Championship & Turkey Trot: All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into the Five Star Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot. Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the championships to be held in Dec 2016. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website for details.

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