The Fall Back 5K

Sat October 17 - Sun November 1 Alpharetta, GA 30009 US Directions RaceJoy Ready



394 Commerce Street
Alpharetta, GA US 30009


It's Fall and the time is about to FALL BACK!!  Come and Beat the Clock and run the... "The Fall Back 5K."  This 5K is NOT your typical virtual race ... This is VIRTUALLY REAL!! Each participant will run the SAME course any date between October 17th and November 1st 2020 and will be timed using RaceJoy . The course consists of 3.1 miles of rolling hills around scenic downtown Alpharetta and Avalon.

To make this a VIRTUALLY REAL road run we will be using the RaceJoy application that can be easily downloaded for free on your smartphone. The  RaceJoy App will  submit your run directly to our results page and  will allow us to have official run results with Overall and Age Group winners and awards. Participants can run and submit results as many times as they want between October  17th  and November 1st, the best time will count toward the final results.

5k course will start in front of the  CORE 57 fitness studio and Alpharetta City Hall- in City Center downtown Alpharetta- The course will start and stay on the sidewalk for the entire run .  Runners will head north on the sidewalk and turn right on to Academy Street.  You will run on the on the sidewalk on Academy then make a right turn on to Westside Parkway. Head up Westside past Avalon and turn right onto Old Milton Parkway then enjoy a fast segment down to Haynes Bridge where they will take a right. Just past the roundabout you make a safe crossing at the crosswalk t onto Park Plaza.  On the sidewalk you will run the last 250 Yards to the finish at Core 57 and City Hall.

*** Race must be ran with the RaceJoy smartphone application to be included in official race results and eligible for awards ***

Each participant will receive:

  • Inaugural Fall Back 5K Tri-Blend t-shirt 
  • Core 57 fitness Studio-  free assessment then 25% off first month’s membership
  • 20% off coupon to Mountain High Outfitters for shoes and apparel 
  • 1 coupon for Buy one Get one free beer from Currahee Brewing for runners 21 and older
  • $10 Off coupon to Big Peach Running Company
  • Amazing gifts from our sponsors by of random drawing of all registered participants

Race Contact Info

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Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for The Fall Back 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To


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