The 34th Annual Sickle Cell Road Race is the RRCA Southern Region 7K championship. Run the challenging 4.3 mile course or walk the 4K course (2.5 miles) through South Fultons scenic neighborhoods. The 7K championship run will be chip timed. This year, the 7K run will award a prize to the fastest team (based on the combined time of the team';s fastest four runners). Teams must be registered online by April 11th. There will be no race day registration for the 7K run team competition.
All race proceeds support the mission of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia and its programs to serve persons afflicted with Sickle Cell Disease. All participants are encouraged to raise $ 100 or more to help support the Foundations programs.
Winners will receive prizes from RRCA or the race in an award ceremony. All registered run and walk participants will receive a t-shirt. Plus, a fun filed post race party will follow with food and music.
Dont be left behind! Register online by April 11th and pick-up your race packet at the Pre-Race Expo which will take place on April 12th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Welcome All Park, 4255 Will Lee Road, College Park, GA 30349.
Event schedule and times
WALK-UP REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK-UP
Walk-up registration and packet pick-up will be available April 12th 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Pre-Race Expo. We encourage participants to register by April 12th and 7K run team competition members must be registered online by April 11th. All participants are encouraged to carpool on race day.
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
7:00 a.m. - Registration begins
8:15 a.m. - Aerobic warm-up
9:00 a.m. - 7K Run begins
9:15 a.m. - 4K Walk begins
10:45 a.m. - Awards Ceremony