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Franklin Historic Square/In Front of City Hall3rd Avenue South Franklin, TN 37064
Labor Day | September 2, 2019
Mark your calendars, start training, gather your teams, and invite friends and family to this great event! There will be live music, a free Fun Zone, vendors, and more! The race will include a 5K Run/Walk, 10K Run and a 1K Kids Run. From serious runners to leisurely walkers, all start and finish in Historic Downtown Franklin, Tennessee. Register today, and we’ll see you on Labor Day!
About Mercy Community Healthcare
The Franklin Classic benefits Mercy Community Healthcare located in Franklin, Tenn. Mercy Community Healthcare provides integrated primary care to the under-served in Williamson and surrounding counties. As a Federally Qualified Community Health Center, Mercy offers many services beyond primary care, which involve behavioral health counseling, psychiatric services, as well as complete care coordination, including services like chronic care management and assistance with social services. These services are available to patients of all ages, both insured and uninsured. The Mercy staff opens their hearts to every patient and family and are committed to treating the whole person – body, mind and spirit. From shots to wellness checks to counseling, Mercy makes long-term, lasting health more possible than ever.
- Mercy Community Healthcare serves nearly 10,000 children and adults each year.
- Mercy's patients live in 30 counties in Tennessee and Kentucky, including Williamson, Davidson, Marshall, Maury and Rutherford County.
- Medicare, TennCare and private insurance are accepted.
- A sliding scale, self-pay program is available for patients without insurance. No one is turned away – everyone is welcome!
- Mercy Community Healthcare exists to reflect the love and compassion of Jesus Christ by providing excellent healthcare for ALL and support to their families.
Event details and schedule
Online registration is available until 15 minutes before the start of each race.
July 1 – September 1, 2019
$40 for 5K, $45 for 10K, $60 for 15K, $15 for Kids 1K Fun Run (ages 9 & under), $25 Spirit Runner
Day of Race, September 2, 2019
$45 for 5K, $50 for 10K, $65 for 15K, $20 for Kids 1K Fun Run (ages 9 & under), $25 Spirit Runner
Pre-Registration / Packet Pick-Up
Day of Race / Start Times
Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019
6:15 a.m. || Race Day Registration Opens
7:30 a.m. || 5K Run/Walk & Kids Zone Opens
8:00 a.m. || 10K Run
9:30 a.m. || 1K Kids Fun Run
Awards will be held after each race. The 5K course will be open 1 hour and 30 minutes. The 10K course will be open for 3 hours.
Due to liability issues, no pets allowed on course. Jogging strollers will be allowed on course. This is a USAT&F Certified Course.
Top 3 Overall
Top 3 Masters 40+
(Male & Female; 5K, 10K & 15K)
Top 3 Age Group Winners
Starting 9 & Under, 10-14 and in 5 year increments 15-80+
[Male & Female; 5K, 10K & 15K (5K+10K)]
Race Management provided by GroundWorks Management. Timing and Race Logistics provided by Nashville Striders.
Interested in becoming a sponsor? Click here to learn more about our sponsorship levels available and to sign up to become a sponsor!
Tennessee Hospital Association
Faith Lutheran Church
Kids Fun Zone
The Kids Fun Zone will be back this year with lots of activities for children of all ages including face painting, balloons, inflatables, basketball and much more!
We expect our event to happen rain or shine. However, the safety of our participants is of great importance. In the event of adverse conditions (tornado warning, tornado watch, thunderstorm, heavy rain or any other extreme weather condition), the Race Director, in communication with the local law enforcement and the city, may delay the event, cancel the event, or make changes to the race course. If the event is canceled more than 12 hours before the event, we will notify participants via the race website, email and social media. If the event is canceled less than 12 hours before the event, we will notify participants via social media. Refunds will not be issued if the event is canceled for adverse weather conditions.
There are no refunds for any reason for this event.