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Run For The Son

Sat September 16, 2023 Cartersville, GA 30120 US Directions


5k Run

8:00AM EDT


Sam Smith Park
1155 Douthit Ferry Road
Cartersville, GA US 30120


Please plan to join us for our 11th annual Run for the Son 5k Run/Walk event. This is an in person race. All proceeds of the event benefit Greater New Fellowship's community outreach ministry. Whether you're an avid runner or a walker and you want to support a great ministry cause, this is the 5k run/walk for you. Join us and let's run the race set before us . 

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for this event, please contact one of the race coordinators listed below or if you simply wish to make a donation you can do so by clicking DONATE (top right) here on the homepage.

Min. Pamela Vernon (770) 910-0345; Dexter Benning (404) 201-5579 

Race Day Walk-up registration: 7:15am (Race numbers will be given out at this time)

Pre-Registered Check-In: 7:30am (Race numbers will be given out at this time)

Race Begins: 8:00am

***Earlybird Registration Fee: $30 (Runs until 11:00PM Sunday, September 10th. You must be register by this date to guarantee your T-shirt size and lock in reduced rate.)

***$40 Race Day Registration Fee


Questions? Call Greater New Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church at (770)387-9060 or Clint, race coordinator at (678)882-9348

The Course will begin and end at the Cartersville Soccer Complex while making a scenic rolling loop onto Pine Grove (passing Cartersville Middle School) and Douthit Ferry Road.

All registered 5K participants will receive a race packet containing a Run for the Son T-shirt and other goodies!
Awards will be given in each category: top male. female and top child  (16 and under)

NOTE: The event will take place rain or shine

Race Contact Info

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