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Gobble Jog 5K/10K

Thursday, November 28, 2013 @ 7:30 AM (EST)
Downtown Marietta Square - Glover Park 100 Cherokee Street MariettaGA  30060
Thursday, November 28, 2013 @ 7:30 AM (EST)
Downtown Marietta Square - Glover Park 100 Cherokee Street MariettaGA  30060

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About This Activity

On Thanksgiving morning, more than 11,000 people will come to the Marietta Square to participate in the 11th Annual Gobble Jog, benefitting MUST Ministries. The Gobble Jog is the seventh largest Thanksgiving run in America and offers options for all skill levels. Participants come from all over the country to participate in the run with their families and to help MUST provide the basic needs of life to area residents who are struggling: food, housing, employment services and clothing.
Team Captains

Team captains will first need to create a team by clicking the "Create Your Team" button. Once you create your team, then you will need to register yourself for the event.


Team Members

Select "Register Now" from above and pick the "Team Registration category (race) that you are registering for. Then select your Team Name from the drop down box on the registration form and continue through the registration process.

Race Day Schedule

  • 6:30am - Packet Pickup/Registration
  • 7:30am ? 10K Run (timed)
  • 8:45am ? 1K Fun Run/Walk
  • 9:00am ? 5K Run (timed)
  • 9:30am ? 5K Run/Walk (untimed)
  • 10:30am ? Tot Trot
  • VIP Runners

    Go the distance to help your neighbors in need even more and be a VIP runner! The first 100 runners who pay $75 to run in any category will receive VIP treatment from the Marietta Daily Journal, including admission to the MDJ tent, an upgraded dri-fit race shirt, access to premium post-race snacks and beverages, and a goody bag.

    Registration Fees

  • Timed 10K and 5K Run - $30 to 9/30; $35 ? 10/1 to 11/15; $45 ? 11/16 to 11/27
  • Untimed 5K and 1K Fun Run/Walk - $25 to 9/30; $30 ? 10/1 to 11/15; $40 ? 11/16 to 11/28
  • Tot Trot - $15 to 9/30; $20 ? 10/1 to 11/28
  • Phantom Runner - $30
  • Online registration closes on Sunday, November 24th at midnight
  • Race Number Pick-up

    Runners are encouraged to pick-up their race number on Wednesday, November 27th at First United Methodist Church of Marietta in the gym. Race number pick-up is from 12noon until 7p.m. The church address is 56 Whitlock Avenue, Marietta, GA 30064

    What is a Phantom Runner?

    Want to support the cause but have to stay home and cook the turkey? Sign up as a "Phantom Runner" and MUST will mail your well-deserved race shirt after the race.


    Gobble Jog is more fun when you participate as part of a team! To create a team, simply click on the button above, come up with a great team name, and invite your friends and family to join. Team members can participate in any race division.

    Awards for the 5K & 10K to the Overall & Masters M/F finishers, and top 3 M/F finishers in age groups 14 & under to 70 & over.

    All Run & See Georgia Participants must register as ?Timed? participants in the 5K and/or 10K to receive points toward the series.

    The Gobble Jog 5K and 10K are certified as qualifiers for seeding in the Peachtree Road Race.


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