BeltLine 5K Run
September 12, 2008
Date: Saturday, October 18, 2008
Location: Gordon White Park
Address: Corner of White Street SW and Ralph David Abernathy, Atlanta, GA 30310
Prices: 5K FREE ENTRY – $0.00 / 5K with T-Shirt – $20.00
Online Registration Closes: 10/15/08 11:59pm
Website: BeltLine 5K Run
The BeltLine has the extraordinary potential to positively transform the City of Atlanta. It will combine greenspace, trails, transit, and new development along 22 miles of historic rail segments that encircle Atlanta and is a bundle of solutions to the challenges that threaten to limit Atlanta’s health and prosperity: traffic; deficient greenspace and recreation; and uneven economic development that has benefited some neighborhoods while leaving others behind.
The First BeltLine Section
The first section of the BeltLine trail system is opening NOW in Historic West End. Connecting Rose Circle Park to Brown Middle School and a completely renovated Gordon White Park, the trail is already improving mobility for local residents. Phase II – to be completed early next year – will wind through the Westview neighborhood out to Westview Cemetery.
Join the residents of Southwest Atlanta as we run, jog and walk through the Historic West End and on the new BeltLine trail. Our inclusive Community Celebration will follow the BeltLine 5K and give our guests a taste of our rich culture and connect them to our communities.
This is a free race! Complete your registration by selecting the $0.00 dollar option.
Those who select to make the optional $20 donation as part of their registration will receive an event t-shirt on race day!
Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup
FREE registration and optional $20 donation for t-shirt will also be available on race day! Packet pick-up and race day registration start at 8:30AM at Gordon White Park. No race numbers will be mailed.
Overall Male & Female 3 Deep. Top Finish Masters & Grand Masters Male & Female. Top Finish14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 & over.
Performers & Vendors
If you are interested in performing or being a vendor at the community celebration, please contact: Robert Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (404) 399-3790.
Check Back Soon For Parking Location Details.
Take MARTA to the Staring Line
To get to the race by MARTA, check out the bus schedule at: http://www.itsmarta.com/getthere/schedules/tables/rte_71_Sa.htm
No headphones, strollers, dogs or animals will be permitted during the race by running participants.