Run for the Son 5K

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, May 7, 2016


Ellijay, GA


Activity Today Later

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

$25 $25 Closed

Other-Phantom Runner - Individual Age group/open

$20 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Come to the North Georgia Mountains and run a flat course and support the Gilmer Christian Learning Center at the Run for the Son 5K and Fun Run.  Race shirts and awards to the overall winners, masters overall, and the top 3 in all the regular 5 year age groups (10 & Under - 75+).  Fun Run starts at 8:00 am, 5K starts at 8:30 am.

Event details and schedule

Event Beneficiary:

All proceeds go to the Gilmer Christian Learning Center, A release Time program that works with public High School students in Gilmer County.

Event Registration: Regular registration is $20 through April 30, after which registration is $25. Race day registrations are welcome for $5 more.
Event Schedule: 7:00 am…Check in & Race day registration opens
8:00 am…Fun Run Starts
8:30 am…5K Starts
Race Shirts & Goodies: All participants registered by 4/26 are guaranteed a great race shirt in their size. All registrations afterwards will receive a shirt while supplies last.
Awards: Awesome awards to the overall male & female winners, overall masters male & female winners, as well as all the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+)
Course: Peachtree qualifying certified fast course through and around downtown Ellijay.
Five Star 5K Championship & 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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