*** Online registration is open for donations only. ***
The police department has additional ways you can help beyond your donation on Active.com.
- Stop by Newton Federal Bank on Highway 278 in Covington and asked to donate to Officer Matt Cooper. (Routing # 261170371) (Account # 0011269651)
- Stop by the Covington Police Department on Oak Street and make a donation to the "Police Who Care Fund" by check or Cash. Place Officer Matt Cooper's name in the memo.
- Receiving Bank: First National Bankers Bank - 7813 Office Park Boulevard in Baton Rouge. (Routing #065 403 370) (Swift # FRNAUS44)
- Beneficiary Bank: Newton Federal Bank 3175 Highway 278 in Covington, Ga. (DDA# 261170371) (Beneficiary name- Officer Matt Cooper account # 0011269651)
Hello Fuzz Nation! The 35th Annual Fuzz Run Registration is Now Open!
Race Day and Late Registration Opens Saturday at 6am Onsite- Cash Only
“Voted Best 5K in Georgia-Run and See Georgia Magazine. Come run where the stars walk in historic Covington, Georgia at the 33rd Annual Fuzz Run 5K ,Mary Beth’s Redbird Run, and the 1 Mile Fun Run. The start/finish is located on Conyers Street, at the Conyers Street Gymnasium. The course takes you through beautiful historic Covington, past homes and sets used in a number of Hollywood productions. Known as Hollywood of the South™, Covington has become a mecca for the television and film industry. Easily transformed into a Civil War village, a 1950s town or a modern day city, Covington’s scenic locations, moderate temperatures, airport accessibility and community support have become a real draw for filmmakers. Currently known as Mystic Falls, VA, for The Vampire Diaries, Covington and Newton County has also been home to The Dukes of Hazzard, In the Heat of the Night and over 60 film productions. Proceeds from the race benefit the Covington Police Who Care Fund. www.covingtonfuzzrun.com”
On Mary Beth’s Redbird Run the age is 5 and under, and it also takes place on Sept. 8th at 8:15am.
Event details and schedule
Overall and Age group awards
Fun Run Awards
Top 3 boys and top 3 girls will receive awards.
Packet pickup begins at the EXPO at the Covington Police Department on Friday, September 7, 2018 beginning at 8:00am to 6:00pm. Vendors will have displays and merchandise.
Race Day Pickup
Packet pickup and race day registration will begin at 6AM.
5K - 8:30am
1 Mile Fun Run - 8:00am
Kid's Dash Mary Beth's Redbird Run - 8:15am