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2018 Chasing Away Winter 5K...

  • 5K Run :- Run 3.1 Miles
  • Fun Run:- Fun Run
Saturday, February 17, 2018
2001 Indian Dr

_ The 2018 Chasing Away Winter 5K:

It's that time of year!  Dahlonega UMC MMO & Preschool are doing their annual 5K to chase away that pesky winter chill!  We start and finish at Lumpkin County High School. The 5K course is super scenic, running through Camp Glisson. Age group awards, tech shirts, and proceeds go to the Preschool scholarship fund.

Registration & Entry Fee:   5K...$25 (includes long sleeve cotton shirt.  Fun Run...$15 (includes long sleeve cotton shirt.  Upgrade to a long sleeve tri-blend for $6).  Race day entries are welcome for $5 additional.

Course:   The course starts & finishes at Lumpkin County High School, then follows a back road to Clamp Glissen.  Once in the camp you'll follow the camp road through the grounds and past beautiful Cane Creek Falls.

Awards & Shirts:   Custom awards as follows:  Overall Male & Female, Overall Masters Male & Female, Overall Grand Masters Male & Female, Overall Sr. Masters Male & Female, Top 3 in 5 year age groups starting at 10 & under and going through 75 +.   Awesome long sleeve race shirts guaranteed to all participants registered by Feb. 11. Upgrade your shirt to a Tri-Blend for just $6.

Groups & Teams:   Do you have a group...or maybe just plan on grabbing a bunch of coworkers?  Put together an official team with a name and everything and you'll have a shot at an additional award and get a discount.  Teams with:  11 + members...15%, 21+ members...20% off.  Everyone needs to register at the same time, or contact Makayla (our groups & teams coordinator) to set up a coupon code so everyone can register on their own.

Event Courtesy & Refund Policy:   Our events are designed to be fun and 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...no refunds, transfers, or deferments. 


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