Flat Joe 5K & 1 Mile Run

1 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sat, May 7, 2016


Monroe, GA

About This Activity

Saturday, May 7, 2015

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

Race Day Schedule (May 7th):

6:30 a.m. – Race day registration and packet pick-up begins in MAHS student parking lot
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 & unveiling of Heroes Memorial Statue

Start/Finish Location: 300 Double Springs Church Rd., Monroe, GA 30656

Proceeds to benefit the creation of a monument honoring Iraq/Afghanistan Veterans and the Lt. Helton Memorial Scholarship.

Online Registration at www.runningintheusa.com thru Friday,  May 6th by 3:00pm.
Registration forms can be mailed in at PO Box 1882, Loganville, Ga. 30052, but
must be postmarked by Monday, April 25. Please make checks payable to Lt.
Helton Memorial Foundation, Inc.  - a 501(c)3 organization.
Entry Fee (No Refunds):
- 5K Early Registration (thru April 24) – $28.00
- 5K Late Registration (April 25 - May 6 at 3:00 p.m.) – $33.00
- 5K Race Day Registration – $38.00
- 1 Mile Early Registration (thru April 26) – $10.00
- 1 Mile Late Registration/Race Day Registration – $15.00
- Ghost Runner Registration (thru May 7 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 MAHS stu- dent parking lot on Drake Dr. Runners will wind their way down Double Springs Church Rd. and Cedar Ridge Rd., before reaching the turnaround point just before Hemingway Dr. A map of the course can be found on www.walkjogrun.net. *Strollers and pets are prohibited in the Flat Joe 5K/1 Mile Fun Run events.*

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—first come, first served. Contact Info: Jiffy Helton Sarver – jiffaru@gmail.com or 770-722-1878     *Also visit www.LtHeltonFoundation.org for more info.*

See attached race flyer for more information.

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