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Run Against Senior Hunger


Event Date: September 23, 2017
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Location: Lawrenceville, GA US 30045 Directions
Type: Run Only, Run or Run/Walk, Virtual Race
Events
Event Time Price Details
5K Run
Time
8:30AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT
Price
$30
Price increases August 31, 2017 at 12:59pm EDT
5K Fun Run/Walk
Time
8:30AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT
Price
$25
Price increases August 31, 2017 at 12:59pm EDT
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Time
8:00AM EDT - 8:30AM EDT
Price
$20
Price increases August 31, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
5K Virtual Run N/A
5K Virtual Run N/A
Phantom Runner
Price
$30
Registration ends September 23, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
Tribble Mill Park - 2125 Tribble Mill Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA US 30045
Description
   5K Run - 5K Fun Run/Walk - 1 Mile Run/Walk - 5K Virtual Runs
                                 Annual 5k Run Event

Event Description: Too many seniors are going hungry in the state of Georgia. One in every six senior in Georgia is struggling with hunger. Everyday thousands of Gwinnett Seniors are forced to make difficult decisions, whether to pay for prescriptions medicine or nutritious food. Food insecurity among seniors often occurs due to lack of transportation, the expense of nutritious foods and functional limitation.  Each month Mending The Gap Inc. delivers 2000lbs. of food to the low-income seniors in Gwinnett. All proceeds from this Run will help to continue providing basic needs to support our Seniors in need.

         This Race is Hosted by Mending The Gap, Inc.
                         About This Event Activity

This race is a loop around the gorgeous lake at Tribble Mill Park. Great scenery, rolling hills and a friendly atmosphere make this a fun race for the whole family!

Start/Finish at the Holly Pavilion near the playground area in Tribble Mill Park. 2125 Tribble Mill Parkway
Lawrenceville , GA 30045

Follow signs within the Park to Holly Pavilion and Playground area.

Please join us for a fun race for a great cause!

                               Event Details and Schedule

There are NO REFUNDS allowed for any reason including race cancellation. Entry fees are non-transferable between indiviuals or future races.

Runners/Walkers with baby Strollers will be allowed for this event as long as the child stays in the stroller at all times during the race.

Please No Dogs, skates, skate boards or hover boards allowed for this event.

All volunteers will receive a T-Shirt please specify you preferred size.

Phantom/Ghost runner may be part of a Team Registration Sign-up.

Phantom Runner: Want to support Mending The Gap Inc. Support a 5k or 1 mile event but not run ? Become a Phantom Runner for a donation of $30.00 and help us accomplish our Mission of serving our Low Income Seniors. Receive a T-Shirt at the event. 

       Team Discount (min. of 5 runners) get $5 off price per runner
                                     - SO GET YOUR TEAM READY -
                      Details and features of this event are subject to change at any time
                                     
                           Race Schedule

7:00AM - 7:30AM         Race Day Registration & Race Bib Pick-Up

7:30AM - 7:45AM          Zumba Warm-Up

8:00AM – 8:30AM         1-Mile Fun Run/Walk

8:30AM                         5K Run, 5K Fun Run/Walk

9:15AM                          Awards Ceremony

10:15AM                        Event Conclusion

10:15AM–11:00AM        Event Clean-Up & Breakdown

                             Race Registration

Online & Mail-In Registration through September 9, 2017 at midnight.

Only Cash will be accepted for registration payment on event date September 23, 2017.

Race Swag Bag Pick-Up: TBD

Race Merchandise Give Away: For first 500 race registrants

All participants who register and complete their race will receive:

T-Shirts (Athletic for 5K Runners-timed racers, Cotton Blend for 5K Fun Runners) , Finisher Medal, and Swag bag.

                                 Event Prices

Event prices for Early, Regular and Race Day Registration:

 5K Race: $30.00, $40.00 - 5K Fun Run/Walk: $25.00, $35.00 - 1 Mile : $20.00, $30.00

 Virtual 5k Run; $30.00 - Phantom Runner: $30.00

  • All race merchandise give-a ways guaranteed to the first 100 race registrants
  • GUARANTEE YOUR T-SHIRT 'NOW' - REGISTER BEFORE SEPTEMBER 9, 2017
  • NO T-SHIRTS ARE GUARANTEED FOR REGISTRANTS WHO SIGN UP ON THE EVENT DAY SEPTEMBER 23, 2017
  • Team Discount (min. of 5 runners) get $5 off price per runner
                                         Awards

Presented on race day immediately after the 5K Run in the following categories:

5K RACE

Award for first place Male and Female Masters (60+). Winners for the entire event for the 5K Race winners: top three Male and Female finishers in age groups: 15 & under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

For the 5K Fun Run/Walk & 1 Mile event: top three Male and Female winners receive medals.

                                      Race Parking

Parking is available at several parking lots surrounding Tribble Mill Park. Please obey any posted parking regulations where you select to park. A map of the event location is available on this website – see directions to the park.

 

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