2016 Unite for Healthy Kids 5K Walk/Run

5K

Event Date

Sat, May 21, 2016

Address

Decatur, GA

Pricing

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Running-5K - Individual Runner

$25 $25 Closed

Walking-5K - Individual Walker

$25 $30 Closed

About This Activity

JOIN THE MOVEMENT! We want to help our youth get moving, get healthy and stay fit. Our goal is to empower families to get fit, active and healthy together! Grab your family and friends and run or walk for a great cause.

The 6th annual Unite for Healthy Kids 5K Walk/Run takes place on a scenic route, during the peak of spring. It starts in the rear parking lot C at Georgia State University -Perimeter College (Decatur) which is formerly Georgia Permieter College and, goes down Wildcat Drive and returns to campus. All proceeds benefit the youth Served by Live Healthy & Thrive Youth Foundation for 2 signature programs: Pinnacle Youth Scholarship Fund which awards high school seniors with $1000 college scholarships and the Healthy Kids Summer Camp.

There are no major hills and a few curves as the course follows mostly flat surfaces on quiet streets. Once you finish you will be greeted with a fruit stand and a live band motivating you to cross the finish line. The event also includes a pre warm up and post wind down as well as gift bags with T-Shirts and prizes for each participant.

REGISTER YOUR GROUP, COMPANY, ORGANIZATION, SORORITY, FRATERNITY, CHURCH & FAMILY or NEIGHBORS!


SWAG:
All finishers in the 5K will receive a swag bag full of prizes and goodies.

POST PARTY!
After the walk/run, enjoy a FRUIT & FITNESS party with great music, yummy food and fun!

PRIZES:
1st, 2nd & 3rd place runners receive: medals, ATL Braves tickets, premium swag bag with Phidippides gift card.
Kids Race Prizes:
1st place Kid Winner receives choice between tickets to Atlanta Zoo or Atlanta Braves home game.

For more information visit www.livehealthyandthriveyouth.org

Event details and schedule

The DETAILS:


We will begin the 5K in Rear Parking Lot 3

(LOOK FOR TENTS AND SIGNAGE)
Check in/On Site registration~ 8:15 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. 
Warm up/Live DJ~ 8:45 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Walk/Run begins ~ 9:00 a.m. sharp
Wind down~ 10:30 a.m-10:45 a.m.
Kids Race (12 & under) ~ 10:45 a.m.to 11:00 a.m.
Post Party/Prizes/Awards ~ 11:00-11:30 a.m.
COURSE:
The course is a peaceful, safe course in a residential quiet neighborhood
The 5K begins & culminates in the parking lot of GPC, and is VERY walker friendly!

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