Walter Phelps Memorial 5k Phun Run/Walk
Start: Saturday, August 3, 2013 @ 8:00 AM (EDT)
Leesburg , GA 31763
Registration Closing Date
Thursday, August 1, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (EDT)
After a tragic event that took Walter Phelps' life in the summer of 2010, a foundation in his name was established to raise funds to benefit at-risk youth in the community. This third annual 5k trail run/walk will benefit the Albany Area YMCA's Lee Branch "Reach for the Stars" camp. This is a unique trail run designed specifically for this event that offers partial shade and serene setting. The start and finish is the Lee County YMCA Leesburg, GA.
All pre-registered participants will receive a short sleeve T-shirt. Shirts are available race day as supply lasts. The 1-mile kids' fun run will begin at 8:00 am with an award recognition ceremony immediately after. The overall male and female will be recognized as well as the top three finishers male and female age groups:under 5, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14.The 5k run/walk will begin at 8:30 am with an award recogintion ceremony to be held immediately after. The overall male and female, masters male and female will be recoginized as well as the top three male and female in age groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 24-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & older.Refreshments will be provided after the race.