The Twilight weekend of sporting events kicks off early Saturday morning with the SPARC 5k Run presented by Athens Transit!
REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 13!
On-Site Reg/Packet Pick-up - 200 Block of W. Washington in front of the 40 Watt
- Friday, April 29 from 6:00pm-9:00pm
- Saturday, April 30 from 6:30am-7:30am
The course, which starts and finishes at Hancock & Jackson, will take you through the historic Boulevard neighborhood with a few rolling hills.
RACE BEGINS AT 8AM ON SATURDAY, APRIL 30
$25 Early Bird Registration ends March 31. $35 beginning April 1. A $10 Day-Of Late Registration fee will be added if registering the morning of the race.
All 5K entrants will get an after-run breakfast and a drink ticket, good for a beverage of choice (including a beer for those of age!).
The 5K will start at 7:30am on Saturday, April 30 and is open to participants of all levels starting and finishing in Downtown Athens. There are age graded categories and awards for men and women.
An awards ceremony for the top placed Male, Female, Master Male, and Master Female will be held at the Spirit of Athens Statue at 8:15AM. The top 15 women and top 15 men will qualify for the SPARC $1,000 Mile presented by Athens Transit held Saturday evening at 6:30PM.
Bring your kids for the SPARC free Kids 1K fun run presented by SPARC Gym at 6:30PM at Hancock and Jackson. Don't forget to pre-register for the kids run.
Jogging strollers are allowed, but please leave Fido at home!