5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Dec 6, 2014


Canton, GA

About This Activity

Come out to our Annual Run for the Children REINDEER RUN 5K and Fun Run in Historic Downtown Canton GA. Presented by The Service League of Cherokee County, a volunteer group of 100 women who work year-round to raise funds for local, needy children. Funds raised during this event and other activities, including RIVERFEST and the Dancing for the Children Celebrity Dance Challenge, provide for necessities like clothing, eyeglasses and utilities while also supporting camps, scholarships and much more.

Awards: CASH AWARDS to the top 3 Overall Male & Female 5K runners unless they fall under the NAIA Amateur Status Rule! Top Male & Female Masters and top 3 Males & Females in standard age groups will receive awards. Fun Run finishers will receive a commemorative ribbon. A $1000.00 cash prize will be awarded to the school with the most participants.

Shirts and Goodies: All pre-registered runners and “Santa's Helpers” will receive a commemorative long-sleeve shirt. Shirts are NOT guaranteed for runners signing up on race day. The Service League cannot be responsible for distributing shirts after race day.  There will be plenty of refreshments.

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

Series Affiliation: The race is part of the 2014 Black Bag Race Series.

Event details and schedule

Early Packet Pickup and registration will be 12/5/14 at the Gazebo on the square in downtown Canton from 4PM to 7PM.

Race day registration and packet pickup will begin at 7AM

Fun Run starts at 8AM

5K starts at 8:30AM

Awards after the 5K is complete

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