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Running With a Kenyan Champion 5K/1K

Saturday, April 27, 2019
Barrett Summit 1990 Vaughn Rd KennesawGA  30144
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Barrett Summit 1990 Vaughn Rd KennesawGA  30144

About This Activity

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED BUT YOU CAN STILL REGISTER FOR THE RACE. WALKUP REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE FRIDAY 4/26 FROM 4-8PM AT BIG PEACH RUNNING CO. IN KENNESAW, AND AGAIN SATURDAY 4/27 AT THE START OF THE RACE BEGINNING AT 630AM

 

Taifa (nation) center will be a center of excellence where myriad activities will be accommodated. It will be home to Kenyan African art and cultural exhibitions, attracting over 1,000 people from Kenya and the United States of America every year. In addition, youth and young adults, will use it as a recreational and sports center where fitness/wellness will be realized. Taifa Center will host small and large banquets/ receptions with exquisite catering. Even more, Taifa Center will host events and conference with a seating capacity of about 1,000.The center will attempt to meet the needs of the larger community in Metro Atlanta and beyond.

A land plot where the center will be built has been identified next to Kenyan American Community Church in Marietta (761 Elberta Dr. Marietta GA 30066). Funds mobilization will include donations, walks, and other earmarked fundraiser efforts. The envisaged time for the Center's completion is 5 years with capital campaign goal of $1.5m

Event details and schedule

Enjoy a morning of fun, including;

Traditional Dances, Kenyan Bites, Kenyan Tea, Children's Entertainment, Kenyan Music, and  Traditional Huts Display 

ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE A FINISHER MEDAL!

Overall and age group awards in various categories.

Plenty of FREE parking on site at the start!

 

1K begins at 730am

5k begins at 800am

Organizer Info

  • Run For It! Productions

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Barrett Summit 1990 Vaughn Rd KennesawGA  30144
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