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The Race presented by The Unity Collective

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Impact Event Center 2323 Sylvan Road East PointGA  30326
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Impact Event Center 2323 Sylvan Road East PointGA  30326

About This Activity

 

 

 

 

 

Online Registraiton is Closed at 12NOON on Tuesday, October 9th.  

The Race 5K is SOLD OUT!!!   Remaining registrations for The Half Marathon will be available for on site registration at The Race Expo on Friday, October 12th from 11am-5pm.  On site registration will be $100.   **We will have a LIMITED number of Half Marathon > 5K Transfers available at The Race Expo on Friday, October 12th beginning at 11am. For those registered for the Half that missed the deadline to change categories online, you will want to get to the expo right away when it opens to claim one of the transfers. 5K > Half Marathon transfers will be $60 on site (subject to availability)

The Race presented by The Unity Collective. A half marathon weekend event that supports black owned businesses, neighborhoods, and charities taking place in Atlanta, GA | October 12-14, 2018. We are committed to delivering a top-notch, world-class, road race that comes out of the gate with excellence at every step.

Be a part of history. Be a part of the Legacy. Run The Race!

The Unity Collective:  A collaboration of running community leaders, vendors, and supporters united to host a road race that supports black owned businesses, runs through historically black neighborhoods, makes a positive impact with charity and service, and garners massive national support from the African-American running community.

Members of The Unity Collective will include

• Individuals  

• Groups/Clubs/Teams 

• Sponsors 

• Vendor Partners 

• Charitable Partners  

that back and support the The Race in its inaugural year by: 

• Supporting the Kickstarter Campaign to back the race;

• Registering their Group/Club/Team as a supporting and participating group in The Race;

• Offering quality services, products, and sponsorship funds for the implementation of The Race; or

• Demonstrating a vested interest in the charitable benefits of The Race

Charitable Impact

The Race will positively impact the community in the following manner:

  • Service projects will be organized and executed in partnership with Westside Volunteer Corps, City of Atlanta, runnningerds serves, and others.
  • The community will be actively engaged in the course planning and volunteer opportunities.
  • The Race half marathon weekend will conclude with a Charitable Impact Service Project and Celebrate Atlanta Block Party on Sunday, October 14th!
  • $5 of EVERY race registration fee will put into a Charitable Impact Fund and given directly to community charities and organizations within the neighborhoods we run through and that support The Race initiative.
Tentative Registration Calendar & Schedule of Value

January 15th - July 31st: General Registration $75, VIP add on $75

August 1st - August: General Registration $90, VIP add on $75

September 1st - September 30th: General Registration $95, VIP SOLD OUT

October 1st - October 12th: General Registration $100, VIP SOLD OUT

Online Registration ends October 9th at 12NOON!!

Remaining Registrationa will be available at The Race Expo on October 12th 11am-5pm  

There will be NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!!!!!

Tentative Race Capacity for The Race 2018 Legacy

1500 Half Marathon & 5K Entries

400 VIP Experience

Tentative Course Map (application & certification in progress, this course is not final)

http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1894114733

Event details and schedule

Important Dates & Events

Registration Opens

Monday, January 15, 2018 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day - 8:00am

Volunteer Registration is Now Open

There are lots of volunteer opportunities for individuals and/or groups. Please visit The Race at www.theraceuc.com to sign up!

 

Upcoming Events

July 21st - Speedurance Clinic Session 2

Location: Sylvan Hills Middle School

Hours: 7:30am

September 29th - Full Course Preview Run 

Location: Impact Event Center - 2323 Sylvan Road East Point, GA 30344

Hours: 7:00am-10am

 

September 29th - The Race Gear Up Event

Location: Road Runner Sports Buckhead

Hours: 11am-2pm 

 

The Race Half Marathon Weekend Schedule of Events

 

Thursday, October 11th - Welcome Night and VIP Event

Location: Loft at Castleberry Hill

Hours: 6:00pm-9:00pm

Friday, October 12th - Expo & Packet Pick-Up, Meet & Greet

Location: Impact Event Center - 2323 Sylvan Road East Point, GA 30344

Hours: 11:00am - 7:00pm

Saturday, October 13th - The Race Half Marathon 2018 Legacy & 5K

Location: Impact Event Center - 2323 Sylvan Road East Point, GA 30344

Half Marathon Start: 7:00am

5K Start: 7:15am

Sunday, October 14th - Community Impact Service Project

Locations: TBA

Hours: 8:00am - 11:00am

Sunday, October 14th - Celebrate Atlanta, Block Party!

Location: Adair Park II - 866 Murphy Ave SW  Atlanta, GA 30310

Hours: 11:00am - 5:00pm

 

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