Northeast Georgia Spring Run
Saturday, April 5, 2014
1/2 Marathon * 5K Race * 5K Walk * 1-Mile Walk
The Northeast Georgia Spring Run will feature a 1/2 Marathon, a 5K race, 5K Walk and a 1-Mile Walk on April 5, 2014 in Blairsville (Union County), Georgia. The Start/Finish Line for all events are located in Meeks Park on Hwy. 515 in Blairsville, Georgia.
Registration is available online at www.active.com .
The 5K Race entry fee is $15 and the 1/2 Marathon race is $30. Both races will have a First Place, Second Place, and Third Place trophy for males and females. Medals will be given in age divisions for males and females in both the 1/2 Marathon and 5K Race.
The 5K Walk and the 1-Mile Walk entry fee is $10. It is a non- competitive event.
Competitive age divisions are: 15-under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60-over.
The 1/2 Marathon begins at 9:00 a.m. The 5K begins at 9:15 a.m.. The 5K Walk and the -Mile walk begins at 9:30 a.m.
T-shirts will be available on race day for those who pre-register by March 22.
Those who register after that and on race day can pick up shirts or have t-shirts mailed for a charge of $5 two weeks after the race.
Proceeds from the event benefit the Union County Anti-Drug Coaltion, American Red Cross, Special Olympics, Family Connection, Meals on Wheels, Shop with a Cop, Give A Gift, Recreation Scholarship Fund. Other groups may be added.
The event is coordinated by the Northeast Georgia Run Committee. Participants agree to run and participate at their own risk. Participants should confirm with a doctor that they are healthy enough to participate in these activities.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Race Director Norm Cooper at (706) 781-9401.