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SAFFT Foster Your Color Craze 5K...

  • 5K Run:- Run 3.1 Miles
Saturday, April 18, 2020
SAFFT Office
430 Prior St SE

_ The 2020 SAFFT Foster Your Color Craze 5K:

Come out to Gainesville and join SAFFT a second time around to Foster Your Color Craze 5K!  Participants will get doused with different colors of powder along the course.  So get ready & bring your family, friends, and anyone else that wants to show off their colors, support SAFFT and have a great time!

Event details and schedule


Entry Fee & Registration



Regular: now - April 17...$30

Race Day...$35

Kids 10 & Under 

Regular: now - April 17...$17

Race Day...$20

Kids 10 & Under (NO Shirt/Bib Packet):  FREE

Virtual 5K

Regular Price: now - April 16..$30

RACE FOR FREE...help Fund Raise for SAFFT and when you reach $250, your registration will be refunded back to you!




Event Beneficiary


All proceeds will benefit SAFFT.  

SAFFT is Supporting Adoption & Foster Families Together.  

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that protects children, rebuilds families, and empowers caregivers!  We provide integrated services to children who have been abused or neglected and support their caregivers.  Our services include supervised visitation in a safe, nurturing environment; parenting skills training; family therapy; a resource closet for foster parents; athletic and extracurricular activity scholarships; and one-time, emergency assistance to caregivers to support children entering foster care or transitioning back to their biological parents.



Early Packet Pickup


Save time race morning, come grab a bite to eat or take out and drop your receipts in the bucket for SAFFT!
Friday, April 17th from 4PM - 8PM @
Moe's Southwest Grill
333 Shallowford Rd

Gainesville, GA 30504



Awards & Goodies

Awesome race shirts guaranteed to all participants registered by 94/12, afterwards they're available while supplies last

We Have Awards As follows: 

Overall M/F
Overall Masters M/F
Overall Grand Masters M/F
Overall Senior Masters M/F
Top 3 in all regular 5 Year age groups (10 & under - 75+)



We're in North Georgia, and there's not much that anyone can call flat & fast.  This one is a super spectator friendly course! :)

It's a color run and we'll be starting and finishing at the SAFFT office, so everyone is guaranteed to have a great time!

 Click for course map


Groups & Teams

Grab your family, friends, and co-workers and participate as a team…you can score a great discount, and nothing will replace the additional fun.

If you come out with a bunch of your friends...We've got some great discounts for you too.

5+...$2.50 off

11+…$3.75 off

21+…$5 off

51+…$6.25 off

100+…$7.50 off


Donate & Fund Raise

Did you know? All race and fundraising proceeds go to SAFFT. 

How you can maximize your support:

Register and run with us!

Invite friends and family to join you!

If you can't make it, sign up for the Virtual Run!

Make a donation when you register!

Create your own pledge page!



Virtual Race

Can't make it to the event...Still want to support the cause...No Problem!

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.


Five Star Turkey Trots & Championship

All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into one of our 2020 Five Star Turkey Trots. 

Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the  Championships to be held in Jan, 2021. The number of spots available  is based on the total registration...see event website for 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...We're sorry, but there are no refunds, transfers, or deferments.



Event Schedule

July 14            12:00 AM - Price increase

April 12         11:59 PM  - Deadline to register to guarantee your shirt 

April 18         7:00 AM - Race Day Registration & Check In Opens

April 18        8:00 AM  - 5K Starts


Other Info


-) 2020 race registration is open • Registration Information




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