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Tarantula 5k

Saturday, April 22, 2017
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia 2450 S Milledge Ave AthensGA  30606
Saturday, April 22, 2017
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia 2450 S Milledge Ave AthensGA  30606

About This Activity

This Earth Day, The University of Georgia Insect Zoo is hosting its first ever Ta-ran-tula 5k run on the beautiful trails of The State Botanical Garden of Georgia. After the race everyone will have the opportunity to interact with their, favorite furry friends…tarantulas! 

 

Event details and schedule

Saturday : April 22, 2017 : 8:30am : The State Botanical Garden of Georgia : Athens, Ga 

 

Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup will start at 7:30 am

 

5k: Starts at 8:30 am 

 

Awards: Awards for The top 3 Overall winners (Male and Female) and  

The top three finishers in each of the below age categories (Male and Female)  

(14&Under 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-69 70&Up)

 

Shirts: Shirts are guaranteed to those who register by April 12, 2017.  If you register after this date shirts and sizes will be on a first-come, first-served basis at Packet Pickup.

 

Timing and Results: Timing services provided by Athens Running Company 

 

Packet Pickup: 

Friday April 21, 2017 -- 2pm - 6pm at Athens Running Company 

1210 S Milledge Ave
​Athens, GA 30605

and 

(Race Day) Saturday April 22 starting at 7:30 am at The State Botanical Garden of Georgia 

 

Weather:  Race will happen rain or shine. There may be a delay of the start in case of severe weather in the area. If severe weather continues, then the race director or local authorities may cancel the race at that time. Due to being a trail run, if there is substantial rain prior to the race, the course may be subject to change. There will be no refunds. 

 

For more information please go to our website or Facebook page: 

http://tarantula5k.wixsite.com/ugainsectzoo

https://www.facebook.com/tarantula5k/

 

 

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