100 Black Men Health & Wellness 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk is a family-friendly community run/walk for men, women, and children presented by the 100 Black Men of North Metro Atlanta, Inc. Runners, joggers, and walkers enjoy a healthy, fun-filled event while supporting a worthy cause. Electronic chip timing is featured to ensure accuracy for runners. Strollers are permitted on the course. Pets are not permitted.
All proceeds benefit our Men of Tomorrow Mentoring Program and the Collegiate 100 at Kennesaw State University. The 100 is committed to mentoring and supporting individuals as they pursue goals throughout their lifetime. Mentoring the 100 Way® focuses on building essential skills needed to become productive, contributing citizens. Workshops for children and youth include topics such as positive self identity and personal vision, life skills, social and emotional skills, moral character, work ethic and lifelong learning. All Mentoring the 100 Way techniques are developed using S.M.A.R.T. Goals and utilize multiple mentoring relationship models.
The mission of the 100 Black Men of North Metro Atlanta, Inc. (The 100) is to improve the quality of life within our communities and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans. The 100 seeks to serve as a beacon of leadership by utilizing our diverse talents to create environments where our children are motivated to achieve and to empower our people to become self-sufficient shareholders in the economic and social fabric of the communities we serve.
Event details and schedule
1 Mile starts at 730am
5K starts at 800am
Plenty of free parking at the mall
AWARDS AND SWAG
- AWARDS: Overall (M&F)
Age Groups (M&F)
EVENT SWAG*: Short-sleeve T-shirt**
FREE race photos
* Medals and T-shirts will NOT be mailed to in-person participants. T-shirts and medals are ONLY available at packet pick-up and race venue on race day.
** In-person 5K participants only
- REFUND POLICY: All registrations are final.