Don’t miss this flat and fast 10K and 5K Peachtree Road Race qualifier!
The Metro Area Running Club (MARC) is host to the Smyrna Village 10K Road Race. This will be a fun and exciting race promoting health and wellness in the beautiful community of Smyrna.
A portion of the race proceeds will benefit the Smyrna Public Safety Foundation, the Smyrna Education Foundation, Campbell High School Band and Boy Scout Troop 101.
People of all ages and paces are welcome!
The race starts and finishes at the Smyrna Community Center. The Center will be open so participants can gather for coffee and have access to indoor bathrooms.
For up to date information like our Face Book page at https://www.facebook.com/SmyrnaVillage10K
RACE COURSE The course is an out and back on Atlanta Rd. You turn south from Smyrna Village onto Atlanta Rd. and turn around near the intersection of Atlanta Rd. and the East West Connector.
The course will be open 1 hour 40 minutes. That is 14 min 30 sec pace per mile. Participants on the course after 9:40am will be directed to the sidewalk to finish their race. Finish line will stay open until 10:00am.
Strollers are allowed, but single file only and to the right. Strollers will start at the back of the race start.
PARKING Race parking will be available in a variety of locations in downtown Smyrna starting at 6:30 am.
Volunteers will be directing traffic into Smyrna Community Center parking lot and field off of Atlanta Rd. This parking lot can be accessed via Powder Springs St. SE.
Parking is also available at: • First Methodist Church at the corner of King and Concord Rd • First Baptist Church of Smyrna off of King Street • Smyrna Public Library rear parking lot off Bank Street • Smyrna Government Building rear parking lot off King Street
AWARDS/DRAWINGS Awards will begin at 9:00 am and made in the following categories: • Top 3 Overall Male/ Female • Masters Male/Female • Top 3 Male and Female in each specified age groups
Drawings for great door will be given as well.
BIB/PACKET PICK UP
Locations to be announced in October
Race Day Bib Pick Up Start: 6:30am Finish: 7:30am
Race Day Registration is also available for $45.00 and will take place from 6:30am to 7:45am. Check or cash preferred .
All participants registered online by Sunday, November 12 will be guaranteed a finisher t-shirt. A limited number of t-shirts will be available for late and race day registrants. Finisher shirts will be available for pickup on race day between 8:30-10:15am.
AID STATIONS There will be two aid stations on the 10k course. There will be one aid station on the 5K course.
Food and water will also be provided at the finish line.
TIMING The race will be chip timed by Elite Race Timing. Results will be posted during the race and online immediately after.
WEATHER Event will happen rain or shine.
In the event of extreme weather, such as lightening or other hazardous conditions, the race start may be delayed or cancelled to ensure runner safety. Please check our Smyrna Village 10K Facebook page the morning of the race.
REFUNDS There are no refunds or transfers.
VOLUNTEERS Interested in getting involved? We need great volunteers and appreciate your help!
AFFECTED NEIGHBORHOODS The two southbound lanes of Atlanta Rd. from Smyrna Village to the East West Connector will be closed from 8:00 am to 9:40 am. We will have police officers directing traffic during that time to assist in getting in and out of adjacent neighborhoods.