Celebrate America Recycles Day with this 5K RUN/WALK on November 17, 2012 in Piedmont Park, Atlanta. This event is kid, stroller and dog-friendly. Help set the pace for zero waste!
The 6th Annual Race 2 Recycle 5K helps to support Keep Atlanta Beautiful in empowering Atlanta s communities to sustain cleaner & greener neighborhoods. KAtlB will be joined by WSB-TV s Jovita Moore, who will be making her 6th appearance as master of ceremonies. The Race 2 Recycle supports recycling efforts by Keep Atlanta Beautiful, an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, and proceeds from the race will go towards purchasing supplies for neighborhood cleanups and beautification projects, graffiti removal, and more. Bring your old running shoes, shirts, batteries, small electronics, and mobile phones to be recycled.Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. under the Pavilion at Piedmont Park. The USATF certified 5K run/walk is a Peachtree Road Race qualifier. The race begins at 8:30 a.m., followed by an awards ceremony with prizes. This event is kid, stroller and dog-friendly. Find out how your company can sponsor a team at www.keepatlantabeautiful.org.$25.00 pre-registration for adults; $15 for children under 14; $30.00 for adults on race day. Register online at www.active.com or in person at Phidippides. For race information, contact Ed Williams at 404-327-7738 or firstname.lastname@example.orgK entrants are eligible for awards for top 3 male and female, overall male and female masters, and first place in age groups 10 & under, 11-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+.