Coming Soon in 2014
Fallen Heroes of Georgia 5K/10K
Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.
We honor and remember Georgia’s Fallen Soldiers who have been killed in the Iraq and Afghan Wars. As always, all race proceeds benefit charities created in memory of a Fallen Georgia Soldier, and as always the ranks and names are listed on the rear of the race tee.
||3/5 - 3/9
Chip Timed 5K & 10K are Peachtree Road Race Qualifiers!
No guaranteed race tee for race day registrants!
1.On-Line at Active.com : Thru 3/09/14
2.In-Store Registration at all 7 Big Peach Running Co. Locations: Thru 3/06/14
Suwanee, Alpharetta, Marietta, Kennesaw, Decatur & 2 in Atlanta
3.Mail In: Before 3/06/2014 (LOCATED IN THE RIGHT MARGIN)
Total Participation is limited to: 1,250 in the 5K & 750 in the 10K
USATF COURSE MAPS:
CLICK HERE: 5K Course Map
CLICK HERE: 10K Course Map
- Cash Prizes & Awards for Overall Winners in both 5K & 10K:
1st Place M/F- $150, 2nd Place M/F $75, 3rd Place M/F $50
- Awards to Overall M/F, Masters 40+ M/F & Grand Masters 50+ M/F
- Awards to the TOP 3 M/F in each age group category:
9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.
- Fallen Heroes of Georgia challenge coins to the Top 10% of race finishers in both the 5K & 10K.
Lake Lanier Islands Resort is located at 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway (formerly Holiday Road), Buford, GA 30518. I-85N to Exit 113 I-985N, get off at Exit 8 Lanier Islands Pkwy/Friendship Road and TURN LEFT, and Lake Lanier Islands Resort is 4.5 miles straight ahead. Once in the Resort, please follow the signs and the volunteer’s instructions.
Located .7 miles after the gate at the intersection of Camillia Drive and Islands Parkway. 5K participants turn right into the Upper Beach parking area, and 10K participants turn left into the Grand Hall parking area. Follow signs and volunteer instructions.
PRERACE PACKET PICK UP:
1 Day: Friday, March 14 from 11:00am- 6:00pm
Located at the Big Peach Running Co. store in Suwanee.
Address: 320 Towne Center Avenue, Suwanee 30024 PH: 678.869.5012
RACE DAY PACKET PICK UP:
6:30am-7:45am, located at the Grand Hall Pavilion of the Resort 7/10 of a mile after gate. Follow the signs and volunteer instructions.
Run for the Fallen, Inc.- A non-profit that raises funds to support charities created in memory of a Fallen Georgia Soldier, and NO members of Run for the Fallen are paid for their time or efforts.
Benefitting Charities: Mike Stokely Foundation, Evan Marshall Memorial Scholarship Fund, The Matthew Freeman Project, and The Noah Harris Fund.
Tencate - Montlick & Associates - Lanier Therapy in Motion - Home Depot
Lake Lanier Islands Resort - Dixieland Pallet Co. - Wal Mart - Hamilton Mill Christian Church
Leon Farmer & Company - Cargill - Syfan Logistics - SAPA
Big Peach Running Co. - Gainesville State College - Georgia National Guard
KC Travel Team - Pro Care EMS - Quik Trip - Crystal Farms
They fell, but o’er that glorious grave, floats free the banner of the cause they died to save. — Francis Marion Crawford