Embrace Our Youth 5K/Fun Run
Sat, June 23, 2018
Race Starts: 7:30 AM
Packet pickup starts at 6:30 am
North Point Parkway,
Alpharetta, GA, USA
5K...No Swag... $20.00
Virtual 5K... $25.00
Run on your own, and we'll mail you your shirt & award
Proceeds from the event go to the LRJ Foundation whose mission is to bring mental health education and wellness to schools, the community, and other entities through educational and interactive seminars and resources.
You'll also have the opportunity to fund raise as part of your entry...and if you raise $200, we'll refund your entry fee.
Course & Timing
Awesome course with easy in/out in & around Alpharetta High School
Chip Timed start & Finish
Awards & Goodies
We have awards in the 5K as follows:
Overall masters M/F
Overall grand master's M/F
Overall Sr. master's M'F
Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+
Awesome moisture wicking shirts guaranteed to all participants (women's sizes too). You'll also have the chance to swap it out for a sleeveless or a Ladies Racer Back tank top. Just register by 6/17 and it's guaranteed, afterwards they're available while supplies last.
Groups & Teams
Yes, you can bring your friends, so grab people you know (or don't know). Share your morning with other like minded folks and score a great discount
Your group will also have a chance at earning some additional bling...Awesome trophy to the the fastest team.
If you have questions...reach out to our Groups & Teams Coordinator Makayla, and she'll get you set up.
You can also raise money as a team, and earn some awesome prizes.
Championships & Turkey Trot
All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into the Five Star Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot.
Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the championships to be held on Jan 6, 2019. 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, transfers, or deferments.
June 17 11:59 PM EDT - Deadline for guaranteed shirt
June 23 6:30 AM EDT - Race Day Registration & Check In Opens
June 23 7:30 AM EDT - 5K Starts
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?
Then the virtual race is for you.
Here's how it works:
1. Register for the Virtual division
2. Start Training
3. The week of the event you'll recieve your bib via email or USPS.
4. The day before the race you'll recieve instructions & a link to submit your race time
5. Sumbit your race time by end of race day
6. The day after the race results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online
7.Monday after the race you'll recieve an email with a link to the results & any pictures.
8. Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts & medals and put them in the mail.