Sat January 23, 2021 Dawsonville, GA 30534 US Directions
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Rock Creek Park
445 Martin Rd
Dawsonville, GA US 30534

Cold crisp mornings are a regular thing…come by Rock Creek to watch a beautiful sunrise and enjoy a Flat & Fast 5K/10K

We'll have a staggered start for both distances.  New for 2021, the 10K will start at 8:00 AM and we'll have two wave starts for the 5K at 8:15 AM & 8:30 AM.  We'll have have Finisher Coffee Cups, a Long Sleeve Shirt, and great award medals for the top 3 Overall M/F, Top 3 Overall Masters M/F, Overall Grand Master M/F, Overall Senior Master M/F, and the Top 3 in all the usual age groups (10 & under - 75+). What a great way to start the day with a RUN & DEFINITELY COFFEE!  Join us live or virtual; virtual packages will be shipped 1/25/21.

Presenting Partner



Come see us Friday, January 22nd from 4-7 PM for Early Packet Pickup!
Wild Wing Cafe  410 Peachtree Pkwy #242, Cumming GA 30041 

Entry & Registration Fees

Preview Pricing (Oct 2 - Nov 30th)



Virtual 5K...$30

Virtual 10K...$30

Regular (Dec 1 - Jan 22)



Virtual 5K...$30

Virtual 10K...$30

Race Day...



Register by 1/17/21 to guarantee your shirt & size; afterwards they'll be available while supplies last.

Event Beneficiary

January is MS month for us at Five Star and a portion of all the January event proceeds go to the MS Center of Atlanta.

You can join in by either making a donation, or becoming a fundraiser yourself.  Anyone who raises $200 or more will be refunded their entry fee, and anyone who raises $500 or more will also receive a coupon for $25 off any future race event.

Course & Timing

5K is a Certified Course!


We'll be chip timing the start & Finish, so you're guaranteed to get a great net race time.  Click here for the course map

Awards & Goodies

Awesome Finisher Coffee Mugs to everyone that crosses the finish line (Virtual may have their mugs shipped for additional $5).  You'll also get to enjoy (1) complimentary cup of coffee from Blue Collar Joe Coffee, additional coffee for purchase for $3!

Award medals top finishers as follows:

  • Top 3 Overall M/F
  • Top 3 Overall Master's M/F (40 years +)
  • Overall Grand Master M/F (50 years +)
  • Overall Senior Master M/F (60 years +)
  • Top 3 in all the usual 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+

Great long sleeve race shirts.  Shirts (and sizes) are guaranteed to all participants registered by 1/17.  All registrations after that will receive a shirt while supplies last.

Groups & Teams

You may not be able to run together, but you can still be a TEAM! Grab your family, friends, co-workers, etc and participate as a team!

Score a great discount while having F-U-N!  

  • 5+...$2.50 off
  • 11+…$3.75 off
  • 21+…$5 off
  • 51+…$6.25 off
  • 100+…$7.50 off​


Virtual Running - How it works & Link for Time Submission

Can't make it out to the event site on race day?

Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award? or maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!"  Then the virtual race is for you.  Run when & where you want, just submit your time by end of Race Day.  We'll ship out virtual packages the Monday after event date! *Shipping available for continental US only.

New to Virtual Running?  Here's how it works:

Step 1

Get excited, grab some friends and buddies to join you!  Sign up and register for the Java Jog 5K/10K Virtual!

Step 2

Hydrate, grab your buddy (or not) and get ready to get moving!

Step 3

Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want.   Please remember to social distance & be safe!

Step 4


Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route and use the hashtag #JavaJog5k10k

Step 5

Submit your results online at: Java Jog 5K/10K

You can submit your race time anytime anytime until 1/23/2020 11:59 PM.

Step 6

View your Results Monday after the Event Date.

Five Star Championships & Turkey Trot
  • All participants will receive (1) FREE entry into one of the 2021 Five Star Turkey Trots
  • Top finishers will also earn a qualifying spot in the Five Star 5K Championships to be held in January of 2022.

See for full details.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Event Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun for the entire family. With that in mind; any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike
conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.

Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.

Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.

No COVID-19 Refunds.  If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided.  The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.

Event Schedule

Jan 17  11:59pm    Last day to guarantee shirt size

Jan 22  4pm - 7pm  Early Packet Pickup - Wild Wing Cafe @ The Collection in Cumming

Jan 23  7:30am    Race Day Registration & Check-in Opens

Jan 23  8:00am   10K Race START

            8:15am     5K Wave 1 Race START 

            8:30am     5K Wave 2 Race START 


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