11/7/2020 Carrollton, GA US 30117 Directions
Lightning Dash 5K Run/Walk
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$25 8:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST Price increases after October 30, 2020 at 11:00pm EDT
Lightning Dash 5K moved to 11/7/2020

New Date: 11/7/2020

Participants,

We regret to have to inform you that due to the safety of our community due to the COVID-19 concerns and per the guidance of state and federal health agencies, the Lightning Dash 5K will not be taking place March 28th. We really hated to have to postpone, but your safety is very important to us. We have confirmed a new date of Saturday, November 7th, same time and location.

As a volunteer organization, we will be doing everything possible to answer any questions you may have but please keep in mind that this is a busy and challenging time for all.

Thank you for your understanding during this time.

Citizens of Georgia Power

 

 

Here Are Your Options:

We will transfer your registration to the new event date, and look forward to having you join us. Thanks for your patience!

Virtual races happen all the time, and allow you to join the fun without the crowds. You simply run the distance on your own, and report your results - we’ll send you instructions.

You understand that events are expensive, even when cancelled, and you want us to keep your registration fees make a donation to our charities; West GA Relay for Life & March of Dimes. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

Place
500 Believer's Way
Carrollton, GA US 30117
Description

Come join us for a 5K run/walk on Carrollton’s beautiful Greenbelt Trail. The event will begin and end at the Hobbs Farm Trailhead, a scenic fast course. The Lightning dash 5K is hosted by the Citizens of Georgia Power Carrollton chapter. This group is made up of employees of Georgia Power Company and their families. The chapter works all year long on service projects and fundraisers to benefit the local communities of Carroll, Haralson and Heard counties. The proceeds of the Lightning Dash 5K will benefit both the March of Dimes & the West Georgia Area Relay for Life.

This is a fast and easy course suitable for children, walkers and competitive runners. This event is rain or shine. Stroller parents are welcome, please follow racecourse etiquette.

There will be one water station along the route, snacks & water at the finish and the event will offer chipped timing for instant results. Services provided by SoleRoots Racing (www.solerootsracing.com). Every registered participant will have their Bib Number entered in a drawing for great door prizes. Drawing will take place at the conclusion of the race. You must be present to win.

 Event details and schedule
Registration is $25; you must register by October 22 to guarantee a t-shirt. Price will increase to $30 on October 30 at 11 pm.
For groups/teams of 5 or more, discount code is available for $5 off per participant. Email: alhale@southernco.com 

Race Day Registration/check-in is from 6:30 AM to 7:45 AM --race starts at 8:00 AM

***Early Packet Pickup***
Please join us for packet pick-up the Friday before the race to get your bib, shirt, and participant bags. You may also register at early packet pickup for $30.

Date: Friday, November 6, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location: Georgia Power Co., 1130 Alabama St, Carrollton, GA 30117
Race Day Pick-up also available from 6:30 am to 7:45 am

If you prefer paper registration, email alhale@southernco.com for a copy of the form.

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