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Pace Race | 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Pace Academy 966 W. Paces Ferry Rd. AtlantaGA  30327
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Pace Academy 966 W. Paces Ferry Rd. AtlantaGA  30327

About This Activity

*** Registering after Wednesday, April 19? Visit us at packet pick-up or race day morning to register ***

The 35th Annual Pace Race is a 5K AJC Peachtree Road Race Qualifying Event and 1 Mile Race that takes place right in the heart of Buckhead.  Held just after the Atlanta spring season gets started, the race starts and ends at Pace Academy which is just minutes from the Governor's Mansion on W. Paces Ferry Road.  

The Pace Race 5K is one of the oldest Buckhead races.  The 2016 event had record numbers so register early to ensure a spot.

Event details and schedule

      Race Day Registration
      AJC Peachtree Road Race Qualifying Event
      Chip Timing
      Amazing Pace Academy Race T-shirt
      Food Trucks
      Music Entertainment
      All 5K finishers receive a Finisher Medal

Purchase your tickets before the PRICE INCREASE ON APRIL 17, 2017

USATF Certified Map #GA16004DJ
USATF Sanctioned Event

View course map HERE


  1. Choose a captain for your team to initiate the registration process by choosing the race distance the team will enter.  Either the 1 Mile or 5K  *** If everyone on the team is under 18 years of age, an adult has to set the team up.  This person will choose the "NON-PARTICIPATING TEAM CAPTAIN" option under their chosen race distance.  This person will be listed as the captain but not entered to run either race.
  2. After you select your t-shirt size, you will be asked if you want to join a team or create a team.  Select YES.
  3. Enter the team name that includes one of the extensions below, choose a password, send the information to the team members, and complete your registration by clicking CONTINUE.


*** IMPORTANT NOTE: If you want your team to compete for the grade level prize, you MUST add the following extension onto your team name in order to compete for grade level team prizes.
        Pre-1st (Kindergarten)...add -LSP1ST
        1st grade....add -LS1
        2nd grade...add -LS2
        3rd grade...add -LS3
        4th grade...add -LS4
        5th grade...add -LS5

        6th grade...add -MS6
        7th grade...add -MS7
        8th grade...add -MS8


If you have any questions, please email dana@orionsportstiming.com

7:00 am - Registration
8:30 am - 1 Mile Fun Run Start
9:00 am - 5K Race Start
9:30 to 10:30 am - LIVE Music, LIVE DJ, and Great activities for the kids
10:30 am - Awards Ceremony

Thursday, April 20    11-6 pm
Friday, April 21     11-6 pm
West Stride
Paces Ferry Plaza
3517 Northside Pkwy NW
Atlanta, GA  30327

Saturday, April 22     7-8:30 am
Race Day
Pace Academy
966 W Paces Ferry Rd NW
Atlanta, GA  30327

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