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2020 Chilly Willy 5K/10K/Half Marathon...

  • 5K Run:- Run 3.1 Miles
  • Half Marathon:- Run 13.1 Miles
  • 10K Run:- Run 6.2 Miles
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Downtown Sugar Hill
5039 W Broad St
Sugar Hill

_ The 2020 Chilly Willy 5K/10K/Half Marathon:

It's winter time! It's cold! AND…
it's time to go for a run!

We're racing through downtown Sugar Hill, GA.  The 5K is on a certified course and starts at 8:30 am, the 10K continues on, and the half marathon is a double loop.

All participants will be receiving their very own Chilly Willy long sleeve tri-blend, and we have have chip timing with awards for the overalls, masters, grand masters, senior masters, and five year age groups.



Event details and schedule


Entry & Registration Fees

Online entry is open until we blow the horn.

Super Early Bird...through 09/18/2019

  • 5K...$25
  • 10K...$32
  • Half Marathon...$45
  • Virtual Races...$25

Early...through 11/30/2019

  • 5K...$27
  • 10K...$35
  • Half Marathon...$50
  • Virtual Races...$27

Regular....Through 1/17/2019

  • 5K...$30
  • 10K...$35
  • Half Marathon...$55
  • Virtual Races...$30

*Race day registrations are welcome for $5 additional

*All participants registered by 1/12 are guaranteed a shirt, registrations afterwards will receive a shirt 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.


Virtual Race

Can't make it out to the event site on race day? Still want to participate 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.  

Here's how it works:

1. Register for the Virtual division & Start Training
2. The day before the race you'll receive instructions & a link to submit your race time
3. Submit your race time by end of race day
4. The Monday after the race results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online
5. Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures.
6. Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts, medals and put them in the mail.


Course & Timing

The 5K is certified, and we're chip timing the start & finish (for all 3 races), so you're guaranteed a great net time.

Everyone runs the same course down Peachtree Industrial, through E.E. Robinson, and back....different turnaround points for the 5K & 10K.

The half is a double loop.


 Awards & Goodies:

Awesome custom Finisher award medals included for all of the Half Marathon finishers!

We'll also have awards as follows in all 3 races:

  • Top 3 overall M/F
  • Top 3 overall masters M/F
  • Overall Sr. Masters
  • Overall Grand Masters
  •  Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+. 

Awesome race shirts: (guaranteed in your size if you register by 1/11, afterwards they're available while supplies last.


Five Star Championships & Turkey Trot:

This is one of the first opportunities to qualify for the 2021 championships to be held in January 2020.  The number of spots available is based on the total registrations...see event website for more details.

All participants will automatically earn a FREE entry into the 2019 Five Star Turkey Trot...see event website for more details.


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.  There are no deferments, transfers, or refunds.
  • The event will take place rain or shine.  In the event of severe weather, it will be cancelled, and there are no refunds.





Check out the video from last year!


Event Schedule

  • January 13 11:59 PM EST - Last Day for guaranteed shirt

  • January 18  7:30 AM EST - Event Check In Opens

  • January 18  8:30 AM EST - Race Starts



Other Info


-) 2020 race registration is open • Registration Information




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