GFB Foundation 5K


Event Date

Sat, Oct 17, 2015


Dawsonville, GA


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

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Come out on Oct. 17 at 8:30 am for a Flat & Fast 5K at Rock Creek Park in Dawsonville.  Proceeds from the race go to the Georgia Farm Bureau.  The course is entirely inside the park, and grea for the entire family.  Race shirts to all participants, as well as Awards to the overall Male & Female, overall Master's Male & Female, and the top 3 in all the normal 5 year age groups.

Event details and schedule

Brief Description: The Georgia Farm Bureau is dedicated to advancing Georgia agriculture and creating healthy communities, and it is with this in mind that we've started our own 5K.  We'll have race shirts, awards to the overall winners & age groupers, and a great finish line.
Event Beneficiary: Resources contributed to the Foundation are redistributed for the purposes of telling the story of agriculture through Ag in the Classroom, consumer awareness projects and adult learning opportunities. A key component of the Foundation is supporting the youth of Georgia through scholarships and financial assistance.
Event Location: Rock Creek Park 445 Martin Rd, Dawsonville, GA 30534
Event Schedule: Saturday Oct. 17:  7:00 am…Check In    8:00 am…5K Starts
Entry Fee & Registration: Regular registration is $25.  Race day registrations are welcome for $5 additional.  Shirts will be available while supplies last.
Awards & Goodies: Great custom awards to the Overall male & female as well as the overall Masters male & female.  In addition, the top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & under through 75+ will earn awards.  Super shirts to all participants registered by 10/18.  All registrations afterwards will receive a shirt while supplies last.
Teams & Groups: Grab your friends and participate as a team…you can score a great discount.
Course: Flat & Fast…If you'd like to set a PR, this is a course to do it on.
Five Star 5K Champ, & Turkey Trot: All participants will receive FREE entry into the 2015 Five Star Turkey Trot. Top finishers will also earn a qualifying spot in the Five Star 5K Championships. See for full details.

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