Flat Joe 5K & 1 Mile Run

1 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sat, May 19, 2018


Monroe, GA


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Flat Joe 5K

$28 $28 Register

1 Mile Fun Run

$10 $10 Register

Ghost Runner

$28 $28 Register

About This Activity

If you are looking for a race with a family-friendly feel that serves a greater cause, you won't want to miss this event! We have a new route this year: WalkJogRun New Flat Joe 5k route

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Finish line services provided by A Course/Line, LLC of Valdosta

Race Day Schedule (May 20th):

6:30 a.m. – Race day registration and packet pick-up begins at the Government Building
7:30 a.m. – 1 Mile Fun Run
7:50 a.m. – Opening Ceremony
8:15 a.m. – Flat Joe 5K
9:30 a.m. – Awards Ceremony

Start/Finish Location: Walton County Government Building/Fallen Heroes Memorial Garden, 303 S. Hammond Drive, Monroe, GA 30655

Proceeds to benefit the Fallen Heroes Memorial/Walton County Veterans Memorial  and the Lt. Helton Memorial Scholarship.

Online Registration thru Thursday,  May 19th by 2:59pm.
Registration forms can be mailed in at PO Box 1882, Loganville, Ga. 30052, but
must be postmarked by Monday, May 15, 2017. Please make checks payable to Lt.
Helton Memorial Foundation, Inc

The Lt Helton Memorial Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization and the Flat Joe 5k is run solely by non-paid volunteers.

Entry Fee (No Refunds):
- 5K Early Registration (thru May 5) – $28.00
- 5K Late Registration (May 6 - May 19) – $33.00
- 5K Race Day Registration – $38.00
- 1 Mile Early Registration (thru May 5) – $10.00
- 1 Mile Late Registration/Race Day Registration – $15.00
- Ghost Runner Registration (thru May 20 at 7:00 a.m.) – $28.00

Challenge Coins will be given to the top three overall male and female 5K finishers, top three overall master’s male and female 5K finishers. Medals will be handed out to the following age groups in the 5K:
14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, and 75 and over. Ribbons will be given to all finishers of the 1 Mile Fun Run in the finish area, and limited to runners 14 years old and under.

Course: The event covers an out-and-back course, starting and finishing at the Walton County Government Building.  This is a new course for the Flat Joe 5k, as we are starting at the Fallen Heroes Memorial location (statue that was unveiled at last year's 5k)  Course information to be found at www.walkjogrun.net. Because it is a two-way route out and back, strollers and pets are strongly discouraged in the Flat Joe 5K for safety reasons.

T-Shirts: All early-registrants and ghost runners will be guaranteed a short sleeved t-shirt at the time of packet pick-up. All participants who enter the event during the late-registration phase or on the day of the race will not be guaranteed a shirt—we will do our best, but the early bird gets the worm! Contact Info: Jiffy Helton Sarver – jiffaru@gmail.com or 770-722-1878     *You may also visit Lt Helton Foundation or Flat Joe 5k for more info.*

See attached race flyer for more information.

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