REaDy to Run 5K Run/Walk

Sat April 29, 2023 Kennesaw, GA 30144 US Directions
Events

In-Person 5K

$35 $30 8:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
Increases to $35 after the first 150 people register. Price increases after November 30, 2022 at 11:59pm EST

VIRTUAL 5K

$30 Price increases after November 30, 2022 at 11:59pm EST
Place
Town Center at Cobb (start/finish line between Belk and JC Penney)
400 Barrett Pkwy
Kennesaw, GA US 30144
Description

REaDy to Run 5K Run/Walk is a family-friendly community run/walk for men, women, and children.  The race also features a virtual option. Runners, joggers, and walkers enjoy a healthy, fun-filled event while supporting a worthy cause.  

All proceeds benefit SwemKids, a nonprofit school-based program that teaches children introductory swimming lessons and water safety skills.

REaDy to Run 5K Run/Walk is sponsored by Marietta-Roswell Alumnae Chapter (MRAC) of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. MRAC is a sisterhood of college-educated women committed to providing public service programming that impacts its Cobb, Cherokee, and North Fulton County service area.

COURSE: This USATF-Certified 5K course has many flat sections with a few gentle slopes and serves as a qualifier for AJC Peachtree Road Race. Strollers are permitted on the course. Pets are not allowed on the course.

TIME LIMIT: 5K  - 1 hour and 15 minutes. Any participant still on the course after the time limit is reached will be asked to vacate the course.

TIMING:  The timing device for this event is Chronotrack.  In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm that your bib is:

·       Clearly visible on the front of the torso

·       Unaltered and unmodified (not folded or wrinkled)

·       Pinned in all four corners

·       Uncovered (jackets, fuel belts, etc.)

VIRTUAL OPTION: Run or walk a 5K (3.1 miles) on your favorite course or treadmill on race day only. Virtual 5K participants receive a finisher medal by mail two weeks after the race. 

AWARDS:             Overall (M&F)

EVENT SWAG***: Short-sleeve T-shirt

                              Finisher medal 

                              FREE race photos

***  Race bibs and event swag are ONLY available for in-person participants at packet pick-up or on race day.

REFUND POLICY: All registrations are final.

PACKET PICKUP:  Big Peach Running Co. will host early packet pickup:

                                Kennesaw (1625 Ridenour Blvd, Kennesaw, GA 30152) — Thursday,  April 27 — 4PM - 8PM
                                Marietta (1068 Johnson Ferry Rd, Marietta, GA 30068)  — Friday, April 28 — 4PM - 8PM

                                Race Day Pickup:  at race venue — Saturday, April 29 — 6:30AM - 7:30AM ONLY 

 

                              

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