Memorial Day 5K/10K * VIRTUAL EVENT *

Mon May 25, 2020 Marietta, GA US 30062 Directions
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://runsignup.com/Race/GA/Marietta/MemorialDay5K10K2018.

Place
2550 Sandy Plains Road
Sprayberry Square Shopping Ctr
Marietta, GA US 30062
Description

*THIS EVENT WILL BE VIRTUAL due to COVID19*

Join us for our annual Memorial Day 5K/10K 

Memorial Day is about remembering the soldiers who died while on Active Duty in the Military. In their honor, we are offering all active and retired military a *FREE race (5K or 10K) on May 25, 2020.  Come join us and pay tribute to those that have served & continue to serve & protect our country!

We start at 7:30 am in Marietta.  We have an amazing crowd full of energy.  Scenic course, finisher medals, tech shirts, awards for the Top 3 Overalls, Top 3 Masters Overalls, Top 3 Grand Master Overall, Top 3 Senior Master Overall, and Top 3 in all the regular 5 year Age Groups.

Race Contact Info

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Entry Fee & Registration

Preview Pricing (through Feb. 15)

  • 5K...$25
  • 10K...$30
  • MILITARY 5K...FREE*
  • MILITARY 10K...FREE*
  • Wheelchair 5K...$30
  • Wheelchair 10K...$35
  • Virtual 5K...$35
  • Virtual 10K...$35

Early Bird Pricing (Feb 16 - March 14)

  • 5K...$30
  • 10K...$35
  • MILITARY 5K...FREE*
  • MILITARY 10K...FREE*
  • Wheelchair 5K...$30
  • Wheelchair 10K...$35
  • Virtual 5K...$35
  • Virtual 10K...$35

Regular Pricing (March 15 - May 16)

  • 5K...$35
  • 10K...$40
  • MILITARY 5K...FREE*
  • MILITARY 10K...FREE*
  • Wheelchair 5K...$30
  • Wheelchair 10K...$35
  • Virtual 5K...$35
  • Virtual 10K...$35

Last Minute Pricing (May 17 - May 24)**

  • 5K...$37
  • 10K...$42
  • MILITARY 5K...FREE*
  • MILITARY 10K...FREE*
  • Wheelchair 5K...$30
  • Wheelchair 10K...$35
  • Virtual 5K...$35 (Closes 5/22)
  • Virtual 10K...$35 (Closes 5/22)

Race Day Registration (May 25)

  • 5K...$40
  • 10K...$45
  • Wheelchair 5K...$35
  • Wheelchair 10K...$40

*Military...FREE (Shirt not included; may purchase for an additional $15)

**Register by May 17 to guarantee a shirt in your size.  Registrations after that are while supplies last.

Virtual Race Option

Can't make it out to the event site on race day?
Still want to participate and have a shot at an award? or maybe you saw the shirt and said: "Sweet...I want one!"
Then the virtual race is for you!

Here's how it works:
1. Register for the Virtual division & Start Training
2. You'll receive emails with event information & a link to submit your race time
3. Submit your time any time from now until the end of race day
4. The day after the race, results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online
5. Tuesday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures.
6. Tuesday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts & medals and put them in the mail.

Finisher Cards & Medals

All finishers will receive a Finisher Card personalized with name & time!

Awards in both races as follows:

Top 3 Overall Male & Female (based on gun time)
Top 3 Overall Masters (40+) (based on gun time)
Top 3 Overall Grand Master (50+) (based on gun time)
Top 3 Overall Sr. Master (60+) (based on gun time)
Top 3 in each age group (10 & under - 75+) (based on chip time)

 

Giveaways

All regular participants registered by 5/17 are guaranteed a shirt in their size.  We have a number of great optional race shirts to choose from (child sizes may be cotton). 
Tri-Blend T-Shirt        Racer Back Tanks for the Ladies!      Technical Moisture Wicking T-Shirt or Tank         Women's cuts available! 

 

Aid Stations

All aid stations will have water & energy drink. The 5K will have 2 stops, and the 10K will have 5 stops

Course & Timing

Both the 10K & 5K will start and finish in the Parking Lot of the Sprayberry Square Shopping Center on the corner of Sandy Plains & E. Piedmont. Both routes are an out and back, and will be run entirely on E. Piedmont Rd. 

5K Map

10K Map


Both the 5K & 10K will have a chip timed start & finish.

Groups and Teams

Organize a Team!  Grab your friends, co-workers, neighbors or family and participate as a Superhero Team.  Teams of 5 or more receive discounts off their registration 

5+...$2.50 off

11+…$3.75 off

21+…$5 off

51+…$6.25 off

100+…$7.50 off

Packet/Bib Pickup

You can sleep in a few extra minutes on race morning...just show up with enough time to get in the start coral.

Bib Mail Out**...for $3.00 you can have your bib mailed straight to your front door.  Note, bibs will be sent out via USPS.  We'll be sending them out periodically, last mailing Monday before Race Week.  Please ensure you put in your complete mailing address.  We are not be responsible for any returned, lost or misplaced mail-out bibs.   Bib Mail-outs are non-refundable.  

*Not responsible for lost mail & bibs left at home.  **Replacement bibs will be charged on-site for $2.00.

Early Packet Pickup...*CANCELED due to COVID19*

Sleep in a bit more race morning and come out to see us at early packet pickup May 24th from 1 PM - 5 PM!  We'll be at Road Runner Sports, 1311 Johnson Ferry Rd, Marietta, GA 30068.  Road Runner Sports special for our early pick up attendees, shop in-store and $ave!


Race Day Pickup...Check in opens at 6:30 am on race morning.  Be sure to arrive closer to 6:30 am than 7:30 am.  

Championship & Turkey Trot

All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into ONE of the 2020 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots. 

Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships Event to be held in January 2021. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website for details.
 

 

Event Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

All registrations are final...we're sorry, but there are no refunds, deferrals, or transfers.

Event Schedule
May 19 11:59 PM - Deadline for Guaranteed shirt & size

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May 26  1 PM - 5 PM  Early Packet Pickup @ Road Runner Sports,  1311 Johnson Ferry Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
May 27   6:30 AM - Packet pickup & race day registration
May 27   7:30 AM - Races Start

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