21st Annual Lekotek Run

Date

Start: Saturday, August 17, 2013

Address
Georgia Perimeter Dunwoody Campus 2101 Womack Rd.
Dunwoody , GA 30338
Registration Closing Date

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Organizer's Website

http://lekotekga.org/run.html

About This Activity

Registration and Entry Fees

You can register on-line, by mail, or in-person on race day:

•$20 entry fee (Children under 12 years pay the dollar amount of their age.) by August 1st. $25 after August 1st and Race Day.

•$25.00 entry fee (Children under 12 years pay the dollar amount of their age.)

Race numbers and shirts will be distributed on race day.

 

Sponsor a Runner and Raise Money for Lekotek

 

You can help raise more funds for Lekotek by collecting pledges from people you know.

 

Course

 

Scenic 4-mile loop (and 1-mile fun run) will start and finish at Georgia Perimeter College Dunwoody Campus (I-285 and North Peachtree Rd.), 2101 Womack Road, Atlanta.

 

(Click here for driving directions on the Georgia Perimeter College Web site.)

 

The course takes the following route:

 

•Start at the Guard House

 
•Left onto Womack


 
•Left onto Summerford


 
•Right onto Springfield Dr.


 
•Left onto Courtleigh


Left onto Cambridge

 
•Right onto Womack


 
•Right onto Tilly Mill for 100 yards


 
•Right into the campus

This year's event will include a Walking Division with awards for 8 female/male age categories. Participants must be familiar with the two rules of racewalking and use legal walking technique to be eligible for awards. Walkers must wear shorts or solid color tights so that the knees are visible to the walk judges. All walk entrants must report to the Walking Club of Georgia table to receive their race packets.

 

Strollers and baby joggers permitted in both events.

 

Water will be provided at start, finish, and 2 miles.

 

Finish Line Party

 

There will be refreshments/brunch following the race. Enjoy many fun activities for the whole family. Children can enjoy cartoon characters, moonwalk activities, and fire engines.

 

Awards

 

Four Mile Run Awards: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place team participation awards. First overall master's male and female and first overall male and female four-mile finishers; 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards in each age group, male and female divisions. Age groups: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 and 60-64, 65-69, and 70 and over.

 

Four Mile Walking Division Awards: Prizes for Walking Division winners will be presented to the first male and female

Event schedule and times

Race-Day registration (August 17th)

•Starts at 7:00 a.m.

 

Start Times

8:00 a.m. -- 4 Mile Run and Walk

 

9:15 a.m. -- 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

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