Come join us in Watkinsville, GA for the 10th Annual Butterfly Dreams 5K and Lap of Love Fun Run. The start/finish will be held at Briarwood Baptist Church, located at 1900 Robinhood Road, Watkinsville, GA 30677. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Butterfly Dreams Farms which works with children with special needs.
Event details and schedule
Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration: Begin at 7AM.
5K: Starts at 8AM.
Lap of Love: Begins just before the Awards Presentation.
Special Handmade Butterfly Awards made in memory of George and Will Chamberlin and painted by Rubye Sullivan (Will’s Aunt), will be presented to Overall M/F, Masters M/F, and top three M/F in age groups beginning 10 and under through 75 and over. All participants in the Lap of Love Fun Run will receive a special ribbon.
Shirts and Goodies:
All participants who register before 8/23/17 will be guaranteed a specially designed Butterfly Dreams t-shirt and as supplies last after that date and for race day registration. There will be plenty of fluids and snacks.
Lap of Love:
Just before the awards (approx 9AM) will be our annual Lap of Love for children with special needs served by Butterfly Dreams. All children are invited to run/walk. Registration is $10.00 and all pre registered Lap of Love participants will be guaranteed a shirt and as supplies last on race day. All participants in the Lap of Love will receive a participation ribbon. We encourage everyone to stay and cheer for these wonderful children.
Series Affiliation: The race is part of the 2017 Black Bag Race Series and The Clover Glove Series
Other Info: In case of rain, the races will go on. Delay of the start may happen in case of severe weather in the area at race time. If severe weather continues, then the race director or local authorities may make the call to cancel the race at that time. Sorry, no refunds.
• 2017 race registration is closed.
• Registration Information.
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2017 Results at: coolrunning.com
2016 Results at: coolrunning.com
2015 Results at coolrunning.com: Overall / Age Group / Printable
2014 Results at coolrunning.com: Overall / Age Group / Printable
2013 Results at: active.com
2012 Results at: coolrunning.com or active.com
2011 Results at: active.com
2010 Results at: active.com
2009 Results at: active.com
2008 Results at: active.com
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