Girls on the Run 5K - Atlanta

Sunday, November 11, 2012   @ 9am (race day Expo opens at 7:30am)
Atlanta Youth Soccer fields at the Arizona Ave. Soccer Complex in Kirkwood ( for directions) 161 Arizona Avenue
Atlanta , GA

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Brief Description:

Come run with us! The Atlanta Council of Girls on the Run Celebrates over a Decade of Running Strong. Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of girls from our area as they take on a 5k run. The GOTR race is a non-competitive, timed event with ALL #1 bibs!

Open to the public, parents and siblings welcome. Family friendly race day expo with local vendors, food, music and fun! Walkers and Strollers welcome. No dogs please.

5K - 9:00am. Tot Trot - 10:00am. (No Fee, No Tee)


General Registration: $25 includes race-day expo, running gloves for all runners and a medal for GOTR participants. 5K SuperStars: $125

Online Reg. Closes:

November 8, 2012 09:00 PM Pacific Time


For $125 you can sponsor a girl in the fall program while running like a star! SuperStars receive all the same benefits as general registration plus a technical tee, GOTR running hat, post-run breakfast, VIP parking pass and more. All SuperStars will be entered into a drawing for a refurbished Garmin watch.

Packet Pick-Up:

Avoid the Race Day Morning Hassle!! Come by early and pick-up your Race Packet (race bag and number).

Available at Phidippides - Ansley Mall location only (1544 Piedmont Ave. 404-875-4268), November 9-10 (Fri. 10-7, Sat. 10-6).

GOTR girls and coaches your packets will be available on race day only.

Race Day Packet Pick-up opens at 7:30am at AYSA field.

Race Info:

Ed Williams,Race Director, (404) 327-7738, -- Downloadable registrations are available at


Race Expo and Race Start is on Arizona Avenue (intersection of Dekalb Ave. and Arizona) in the AYSA soccer complex. Arizona Avenue dead ends into soccer fields.
Please Note Arizona Avenue, LaFrance St. and Rogers St. will be closed on race morning. Detailed Driving Directions available online at


Suggested Parking - Carpooling recommended
o Jackson High School, 1550 Hosea Williams Dr., Atlanta,30317
o Coan Park, on Hosea Williams across from Jackson.
o Street parking available on the south side of Hosea Williams (runners will be on the north side of the street)
o DeKalb Community Services Board: 1827 Hosea Williams Dr.
o If you require handicapped parking, email and we’ll send you documentation for your car

Event Description:

Race proceeds to benefit Girls on the Run of Atlanta (GOTR) and the Atlanta Youth Soccer Association (AYSA) Scholarship Programs.

For more information about Girls on the Run of Atlanta and how you can be involved, please check out our website:

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