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Unity Run XXVI

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Gordon Central High School-Start 335 Warrior Path CalhounGA  30701
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Gordon Central High School-Start 335 Warrior Path CalhounGA  30701
5K RUN/WALK - 5K Run/Walk Adult
$25.00
in 34 days $30.00
5K RUN/WALK - 5K Run/Walk Adult
$25.00
in 34 days $30.00
5K RUN/WALK - 5K Run/Walk Student
$15.00
5K RUN/WALK - 5K Run/Walk Student
$15.00
1K KIDS RUN - IK KIDS RUN
$15.00
1K KIDS RUN - IK KIDS RUN
$15.00

About This Activity

It's time for the 26th Annual Unity Run! It is the official start to the United Way of Gordon County Campaign. The Unity Run has become the second largest fundraiser for United Way!

The deadline to register is Thursday, September 19 at 11:59 p.m.

Unity Run XXVI has two runs:

  • 1K Kid's Run - 5:00 p.m. Sponsored by AGC Pediatrics (Pre-K - 5th Grade, ages 3 - 11)
    • Start Line: Beside the Gordon Central High School (GCHS) Baseball Field, runners cross the finish line on the track at Ratner Stadium. Ashworth Middle & Gordon Central High Cross County teams run with the little ones to help keep them on the course!

  • 5K Run/Walk - 6:30 p.m. (All Ages)
    • Start Line: Begin at Warrior Path at GCHS beside tennis courts. Cross Red Bud Rd. Continue down Curtis Parkway. Right on Dews Pond Rd. Right on Barrett Rd. Left on Meadow Lane. Left on Buena Vista that changes to Boulevard Heights. Right on Line St. Left on Piedmont St. Right on North Court St. Cross Hwy. 41 to Court St. FINISH LINE at the intersection of Court St. and Park Ave. in Downtown Calhoun.
  • We would like to note that children (Pre-K - 5th, ages 3 - 11) that participate in the 1K can also participate in the 5K at no additional cost. 
    • The 1K race is timed as is the 5K race. If you want your child to be timed in the 5K they will be given a second bib. If you do not care about your child being timed in the 5K race, they may wear their 1K race bib in the 5K race. Please email United Way at info@gordoncountyunitedway.org so we can give your child the appropriate race bib(s).

Registration: Day of registration for other family members will be available starting at 4:00 P.M. in Gordon Central High School cafeteria or they may register before the race on www.active.com by searching for Unity Run XXVI.

Number and Race Shirt Pick Up: Monday, September 23 at the Historic Calhoun Depot, participants may pick up their race numbers and race shirts, as well as pre-register for the race from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. If you do not pick up your race bib on this day, they will be available on the day of the race in the GCHS cafeteria starting at 4:00 p.m. 

NO REFUNDS. Race is held rain or shine. Don't forget to pick up your race bag when you cross the finish line.

Event details and schedule

Parking & Buses 
For the 1K: Ample parking is available at Gordon Central High School (GCHS). 
For the 5K: Park at the Historic Calhoun Depot/Downtown Calhoun/Calhoun High School to ride buses to GCHS. Buses will run BEFORE the race ONLY. NO buses will run after the race. Runners are asked to park and take the bus before the race due to the 1K Race that will be in progress at GCHS. Buses will begin leaving at 4:30 from the Calhoun Depot Downtown. The last bus will leave promptly at 6:15!

Awards: Awards: Grand Master / Master / Overall Top Male & Female / Top Runners in Each Age Division 

Questions: Please call our office at (706) 602-5548. Checks can be made payable to United Way of Gordon County, P.O. Box 486 Calhoun, GA 30703

NO REFUNDS. Race is held rain or shine. Don't forget to pick up your race bag when you cross the finish line.

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