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
Friday April 21, 2017 -- 2pm - 6pm at Athens Running Company
1210 S Milledge Ave
Athens, GA 30605
(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:
UGA Insect Zoo