Awesome '80s Run 5k hosted by South Hall Rotary Club

Race: Awesome '80s Run 5k hosted by South Hall Rotary Club
Sat August 15, 2020 Flowery Branch, GA 30542 US Directions
Flowery Branch Train Depot
5302 Railroad Avenue
Flowery Branch, GA US 30542

The Awesome '80s Run 5k hosted by South Hall Rotary Club is STILL ON  for August 15th as we move to a Virtual first event with an In-Person experience still available through beautiful Downtown Flowery Branch, GA! THIS RACE IS AN OFFICIAL AJC PEACHTREE ROAD RACE QUALIFYING EVENT FOR 2021!

So pull out the spandex, find that can of hairspray, and bring back your brightest neon as we celebrate like Richard Simmons Sweatin to the Oldies!  Win our virtual best dressed 80s costume contest by tagging South Hall Rotary on Facebook and Instagram using #awesome80sfb

This year Awesome ‘80s Run will benefit:

  • University of North Georgia Food Pantry
  • Underprivileged Kids Christmas Initiatives
  • Betsy Clausen LCCA Scholarship


Check out an Awesome 80's Photodrop for your best 80's selfies at the in-person event.  Then you can join with our virtual runners to win our virtual best dressed 80s costume contest by tagging South Hall Rotary on Facebook and Instagram using #awesome80sfb


  • Hand Sanitizer will be provided for all participants and check-in
  • Our volunteers will wear masks
  • Request that all participants respect social distancing to the best of your ability
  • We will be starting the race in waves of smaller groups to space out runners and using chip time for awards
  • No award ceremony will be held on-site.  Winners will be notified and medals will be shipped or available for pick up
  • We ask you simply please don't come to the in-person event if you have any symptoms of being sick.  Virtual is always an option if you have any concerns at all.


Those registering after this date will be provided shirts until they run out!

Race day packet pick-up is available from 7:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m on the day of the race.  Instructions will be emailed out the day before the race on pickup protocols for safety.  Virtual Runners will receive their swag via the mail. 

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Our race course is certified and your time can be used as a qualifying time for the AJC Peachtree Road Race!  To view an interactive course map, including elevation charts, click: COURSE MAP


This year's awards will be mailed to participants in the following categories.  The award ceremony will not be held on-site this year to limit exposure and assist in promoting social distancing.   Awards will be sent to onsite runners in the following categories:

  • Top Overall Male & Female
  • Top 3 Male & Female in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-14, 15 - 19, 20 - 24, 25 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 65 - 69, 70 - 74, 75 and over.


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