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Spring Chicken Festival 5K

Date

Apr 27 2013

Location

Gainesville GA

Contact Information

mikeat4833ssd@att.net

Event Website

http://www.lanierrunningclub.org

Event Host

Lanier Running Club

Distances

  • 5K or Less

Region

East

Event Information

Registration and Packet Pickup begins at 7:30am in the Recess Restaurant parking lot at 118 Bradford Street Northwest Gainesville, GA 30501. Technical short sleeve shirts are guaranteed to all runners who pre-register before 4/15/2013 and as long as supplies last on race day. Awards will be presented to Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female, Grand Masters Male/Female and the top 3 in 5 year age groups beginning with 10 and under through 75 and over. Proceeds from the race support the community running programs of the Lanier Running Club. Programs include a Youth Running Program where runners aged 8 – 18 from Hall and surrounding counties participate in the USATF Track & Field and Cross Country Junior Olympics State, Regional and National meets. Young athletes have participated in the program since 2008 with three individual National Champions and many individual and team podium finishes. The club also provides 5 All Comers Track Meets in the summer as a service to the local running community. Runners are encouraged to visit the Spring Chicken Festival and the “all you can eat” Chicken Cook-Off after the race. Runners and spectators can purchase tickets for the Chicken Cook-Off for $5.00 per person at the race registration table or $10.00 per person at the Festival. Pre-registration fees are $25.00 ($18.00 No Shirt Option) until 4/15/2013. After 4/15/2013 and on race day the entry fee is $30.00 ($23.00 No Shirt Option). For registration and race details, go to www.lanierrunningclub.org .

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