August 27, 2016

The Mayor's 5K on the 5th Runway - Sponsored by Delta Air Lines

August 27, 2016 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport/Fire Station 33 • 1401 S. Loop Road AtlantaGA  30337 View Map Organized by United Way of Greater Atlanta

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About this event

August 27, 2016
Saturday

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport/Fire Station 33

1401 S. Loop Road AtlantaGA  30337
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Thank you for the overwhelming response to the Mayor's 5K on the 5th Runway.  This event has reached capacity.  We hope you will join us in 2017.

 

Event details and schedule

RACE DAY SCHEDULE (No Race Day Registration):

ACTIVITY

TIME

DETAILS/INSTRUCTIONS

 

Check-In & Bib Pick-up

 

4 a.m.- 6 a.m.

Fire Station 33 - Must bring official government-issued ID which must match race registration information.

Runway Line-Up

6:15 a.m.

Fire Station 33

Start

6:30 a.m.

Taxiway

Awards

7:15 a.m.

Fire Station 33

Finish

7:30 a.m.

Course Closure Time: 1 hour

 GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • 5K participants have one hour to complete the race.  The runway must be cleared of race participants by 7:30 a.m. Therefore, ALL runners and walkers should plan to be able to maintain an 18:30 minute per mile pace in order to complete the entire 5K route.  Participants who are unable to maintain this pace WILL BE diverted to a shorter route so they are able to complete the event by this time.  There will be NO EXCEPTIONS.  This is a requirement issued by the FAA for this event. 
  • Please review the Race Rules for security requirements.  - -Please make sure you reqister using your legal name on your ID, since all eligible race participants must clear a security check through the TSA in order to participate.  Individuals who cannot be screened WILL NOT be able to participate.

  • Chip timing will be used.

  • All runners and walkers will receive a bib and T-shirt.

  • There will be limited space for race participants to warm up or stretch before and after the race.

  • Walkers are encouraged to walk to the right, allowing runners to pass on the left. 

  • For sponsorship information, contact 404-527-7239.

AWARDS:(Only “timed” runners will be considered for an award)

  • Men’s and women’s overall awards
  • Men’s and women’s masters’ awards

  • Age group awards for the top men and women in each age group below: 10-16; 17-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70 and over

  • Top team award (fastest combined overall score, can be a combination of men and women). Minimum of team 5 members.

  • Largest team award(can be a combination of men and women)

PARKING/TRANSPORTATION:

  • FREE parking will be available at the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC). Parking is limited and carpooling is highly recommended. Shuttle service will begin at 4 a.m. and end at 5:45 a.m. from the GICC to the Race course. Return shuttle service from the Race course to the GICC will be available with the last shuttle departing at 9 a.m.
  • Driving Directions to GICC: http://www.gicc.com/directions.asp?show=1
  • MARTA is highly recommended and will begin on the North/South bound trains at 5 a.m. Shuttle service will be available from the Airport MARTA station to Fire Station 33 starting at 5 a.m. and ending at 5:45 a.m. (When exiting the train, follow signs to the shuttle pick-up location)
  • Drop-off location - Fire Station 33, 1401 S. Loop Road, Atlanta, GA 30337.  There is No Public Parking at Fire Station 33.

For additional details and sponsorship opportunities, contact  United Way of Greater Atlanta: 404.527.7239.

For questions about The Mayor's 5K on the 5th Runway, email ATL5K@atlanta-airport.com or leave a message at 404-382-2369 

Race proceeds will benefit

United Way of Greater Atlanta

 

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