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Birchmore Memorial Run/Walk for Fun 5K

Sun September 22, 2024 Athens, GA 30607 US Directions


5K Run/Walk

$30 2:00PM EDT Price increases after September 11, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Phantom Runner

$30 2:00PM EDT Registration ends September 18, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


400 Bob Holman Road
Sandy Creek Park
Athens, GA US 30607


While the Greenway at Sandy Creek Nature Center is under construction, this race will be held at SANDY CREEK PARK, 400 Bob Holman Road, Athens, GA 30607.  Runners will not pay a gate entry fee, guests ages 4 to 64 will pay a $2.00 fee.


Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time. Come out and enjoy a great race supporting the mission of the Kiwanis Club. 

Race Day Schedule

1:00PM    Race Day Registration and Packet PickUp

2:00PM    Birchmore Memorial 5K Race/Walk

3:00PM    Awards



The course runs on paved surfaces within the park.  Course is USATF certified GA19034DJ.

Course Map


Awards are given to Overall Male / Female, Masters Male/Female and the following 

5-year age groups:  10 and Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and Over.


Race Series and Finishline Management

The Bircjmore Memorial Run for Fun is proud to be a member of the Black Bag Race Series and the Clover Glove Race Series.

Finishline management and timing provided by Classic Race Services.


What if it Rains?

We get wet!  Race start time may be delayed in 15-minute increments if storms are in the area.  Sorry, no refunds due to inclement weather.

Check the weather for Athens.


Race Contact Info

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