August 24, 2013


August 24, 2013 Athens Classic Center Warehouse • 300 N Thomas Streeet AthensGA  30601 View Map Organized by N/A
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August 24, 2013
7:30 AM to 7:30 AM

Athens Classic Center Warehouse

300 N Thomas Streeet AthensGA  30601
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Join us for the Darius Goes West Run, Stroll and Roll 5K at the Athens Classic Center Warehouse. The course will start and finish in the parking lot behind the Classic Center Warehouse buildings located on Foundry Street. The course runs through Dudley Park, the neighborhood adjacent to Dudley Park, and the Greenway along Willow Street. Runners / Walkers / Wheelchairs (power and manual) are welcome to participate. Packet pickup and race day registration will begin at 6:30AM.
About the race

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is the number one fatal genetic disease to affect children in the world. The primary goal of the Darius Goes West foundation is to help find a cure. This 5K race is part of the 9th Annual Darius Goes West Weekend, a celebration honoring Darius Weems, star of the multi-award-winning documentary, Darius Goes West: The Roll of His Life. Darius has appeared on ABC Nightline, Ellen DeGeneres, The Today Show, CBS Early Show and CNN.

Shirts and Goodies

T-shirts and DVDs of Darius Goes West guaranteed to all pre-registered participants registered prior to 8/14/13 and as supplies last for race day participants. Plenty of refreshments will be available after the race.

Awards will be given to the Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female, top three male/female runners and top three male/female wheelchair winners in 5 year age groups beginning at 10 and under through 75 and over. Finish line management and results provided by Classic Race Services with results posted to,, and CASH PRIZES TO THE OVERALL MALE AND FEMALE RUNNERS AND WHEELCHAIR FINISHERS.
Additional Date Information
5K Starts at 7:30AM
$25 before 8/14/13, $30 afterward and race day
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