2013 Run With The Dogs 5K

About This Activity

A chilly run through the City of Decatur with Decatur Bulldog supporters and their four-legged friends. This race is a qualifying run/walk event in the City of Decatur's Grand Slam Fitness Challenge.


11 & under, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 & over 60


Overall M & F runners, Masters M & F runners & top three M & F finishers in each category. All participants will receive a 100% cotton long sleeved T-shirt (adult sizes only). T-shirts are only guaranteed to pre-registered participants. Dogs participating will receive a special prize.


Parking available in the DHS upper parking lot off Howard Avenue.


The run/walk will begin and end on North McDonough Street in front of Decatur High School and will run through City of Decatur residential areas. The course is well marked & supervised by volunteers & the City of Decatur Police Department. Water stations will be positioned along the course & splits will be given at mile points. Refreshments available at the finish.

The 5K run/walk begins at 9:00 am, rain or shine. Race day registration will take place in front of Decatur High School beginning at 8:00 am.
Decatur High School, Renfroe Middle School, Glennwood Academy & City of Decatur elementary students, parents, alumni, friends, neighbors and runners and walkers of all levels are invited to participate. Participants are invited to run or walk with their dogs in a special group.
All proceeds will be used by the Decatur Bulldog Boosters to help fund the sports programs at Decatur High School & Renfroe Middle School.

Additional Date Information
9:00am 5K Run
General Registration - $25 until Jan 5;, $30 thereafter
City of Decatur teachers/students - $15 until Jan 5, $20 thereafter

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