Come out to Gainesville and join SAFFT a second time around to Foster Your Color Craze 5K! Participants will get doused with different colors of powder along the course. So get ready & bring your family, friends, and anyone else that wants to show off their colors, support SAFFT and have a great time!
Supporting Adoption & Foster Families Together, inc. (SAFFT) is a 501(c)3 organization with a mission to protect children, rebuild families, and empower caregivers.
Jul 13 11:59 PM: Early Bird pricing ends
Oct 13 11:59 PM: Deadline for guaranteed race shirt in your size
Oct 17 4-8 PM: Early Packet Pickup at Moes in Gainesville
Oct 19: Race Day!
6:45 AM - Registration & Check-in opens
8:00 AM - Race start
9:00 AM - Awards
Early Bird (through Jul 13)
Kids 10 & Under: $15
Virtual 5K: $27
Regular (Jul 14 - Oct 18)
Kids 10 & Under: $17
Virtual 5K (ends Sep 12): $30
Race Day (Oct 19)
Kids 10 & Under: $20
Kids 10 & Under (NO Shirt/Bib Packet): FREE
RACE FOR FREE
Help fundraise for SAFFT and when you reach $250, your registration will be refunded back to you!
We're in North Georgia, and there's not much that anyone can call flat & fast...But we're pretty close with this one.
Awards and Goodies
Awards in each of the following categories! These top finishers receive a medal displaying the race logo and date to commemorate the event.
Overall Master's M/F
Top 3 in each 5 year age groups (10 & Under through 75+)
Race in style - register by Oct 13 to guarantee your race shirt! We'll also have a race day raffle with great prizes!
All registered participants qualify for FREE entry into one of the 2019 Five Star Turkey Trots.
Top finishers qualify for the Five Star 5K Championships held to be held on January 5, 2020.
Can't make it out to the event site on race day?
Want to support the cause?
Still want to participate and have a shot at an award?
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. The day before the race you'll receive instructions & a link to submit your race time
3. Submit your race time by end of race day
4. The day after the race results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online
5. Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures and we will send your t-shirt and Medal!
Please Note: the virtual option is not available for triathlons, group, or treasure runs
Event Courtesy and Weather 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.
Event will take place rain or shine (or snow). In the event of dangerous conditions, the event will cancel. In this case, there are no refunds.
All registrations are final...We're sorry, but there are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.