_ The 2020 Walking on Sunshine 5K:
Come out and kick off your summer by enjoying a super flat & fast course at Etowah River Park in Canton.
We'll be Walking (or running) on Sunshine for The Sunshine Kids Foundation. The Sunshine Kids Foundation adds quality of life to children with cancer by providing them with exciting, positive group activities, so they may once again do what kids are meant to do . . . have fun and celebrate life!
We'll be kicking off race start at 8:00 AM. There will be award medals for the Top 3 Overall M/F Winners, Top 3 in our Masters M/F, Grand Masters M/F, Senior Grand Masters M/F and all the 4 year Age Groups 10 & Under. - 75+. Everyone will go home with an awesome race tee!
Interested in being a Sponsor? Email [email protected]
Event details and schedule
Entry & Registration Fees
Preview Pricing (now until March 14, 2020)
Early Bird Pricing (March 15 - March 31)
Regular Registration (April 1 - Mary 23)
Virtual 5K...$30 (closes 5/28)
Last Minute Registration (May 24 - May 29)
Virtual 5K...$30 (closes 5/28)
Race Day Registrations May 30
***Awesome race shirt guaranteed to all participants registered by 5/24, afterwards they're available while supplies last.
OUR MISSION AND GOAL
The Sunshine Kids Foundation adds quality of life to children with cancer by providing them with exciting, positive group activities, so they may once again do what kids are meant to do . . . have fun and celebrate life!
We look forward to the day when The Sunshine Kids Foundation will no longer need to exist. Until that time, the entire Sunshine Kids family is dedicated to providing the most exciting activities, trips and events for as many young cancer patients as possible.
Can't make it out to the event site on race day? Still want to support the cause?
Still want to participate and have a shot at an award?
Then the virtual race is for you.
Here's how it works:
Course & Timing
We're in North Georgia, and there's not much that anyone can call flat & fast. So…yes, there are some "hills", but it's nothing crazy, and you'll be so busy having fun, that you won't even notice.
The 5K course is a Peachtree Road Race qualifier. USATF certified. Course number: GA18039WC
Awards & Goodies
Awesome Race Shirt for all participants*
Awards as follows:
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!
We're here to help, so if you have questions or special requests, contact our Team at [email protected]
Five Star Championships & Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots
Top finishers to earn a spot in the Championships to be held January 2021. The number of spots available is based on the total registration.
All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into one of the Five Star 2020 Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trots. See event website for details.
EVENT COURTESY POLICY & REFUND POLICY
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, with no transfers, deferments, and refunds.
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.
March 14 11:59 PM - Last day to save with Preview Pricing
March 31 11:59 PM - Last day to save with Early Bird Pricing
May 23 11:59 PM - Las day to save with Regular Pricing
May 24 11:59 PM - Last day to guarantee shirt size
May 29 11:59 PM - Last day to save before Race Day
May 30 7:00 AM - Race Day Registration & Check-In Opens
May 30 8:00 AM - Race Starts
Race Contact Info
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