Join us for a special Thanksgiving Day 5k Race through downtown Jefferson benefiting the FBC Jefferson Food Bank! The Food Bank serves hundreds of Jackson County families in need every year.
New for 2017, course is USA Track and Field Certified Course. Certification #GA17065WC
Also a qualifying race for the AJC Peachtree Road Race.
Time: Race starts at 8:00AM. Packet pickup starts at 7:00AM in the Education Building.
Entry Fee: $12.00 plus 15 canned good items! All proceeds go directly to benefit the Food Bank. Late Registration after midnight November 17 and race day registration: $15.00 and 15 canned good items. Your paid entry by November 17 guarantees a T-shirt. Shirts are not guaranteed to late or race day registrants. Canned good items will be collected on race day behind the church beginning at 7:00AM.
Suggested canned items: green beans, jelly, corn, pasta sauce, peanut butter, and peas!
Awards: -Top Male & Female, Masters, Grand Masters, and Seniors -Top 3 Male/Female in each age group: 9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64,65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and up.
Sponsorships: We would love to have your family or your business become a sponsor for this very important cause! If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please use the Donation option in the online registration process, or contact us via email at email@example.com. Silver level ($50.00- $99.00) sponsors have their business or family name listed on the race T-shirt. Gold Level ($100.00 - $199.00) sponsors can have their name and business logo printed on the back of the T-shirt. Platinum Level ($200.00 or higher) sponsors can have their name and large logo advertised on T-shirt. Every penny goes to benefit the Food Bank!