Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Join Team "Jogging for Joan" at Free to Breathe Atlanta 5K Run/Walk on August 17th in Virginia Highlands!

Jogging for Joan is the team name in memory of Joan Gaeta and all those loved and lost to lung cancer for various run/walks held in North Georgia.

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The next lung cancer awareness run/walk is the Free to Breathe Atlanta event on August 17th in Virginia Highlands.  

Join our team today by clicking here!

Location
John Howell Park, Virginia Highlands
Greencove and Virginia Ave. (near Inman Middle School)
Atlanta, GA 30306

Event Schedule
7:00 a.m. - Registration & check-in
8:15 a.m. - Welcome rally
8:30 a.m. - Run begins
8:35 a.m. - Walks begin
9:15 a.m. - Awards ceremony & closing remarks

Registration Fees/Deadlines
  • Online (closes Aug. 13) - $25
  • Mail-In (must be received by Aug. 9) - $28
  • Event Day (beginning at 7:00 a.m.) - $30

T-Shirts
All online and mail-in registrants are guaranteed an event T-shirt. A limited quantity of T-shirts will be available for those registering on event day.

Additional Activities
There will be an honor/memory wall at the event and participants are welcome to bring photos, momentos and thoughts to share on it.

Team Photos
Don't miss out on the opportunity to capture and commemorate the spirit of your team on event day by heading over to the team photo area! Details about when and where will be available at registration/check-in the morning of the event.

Advance Packet Pick-Up
For your convenience, advance packet pick-up will be available on Aug. 16 at Fleet Feet Decatur (431 W. Ponce de Leon Ave., Decatur, GA 30030. Pick-up times will be announced as the event gets closer.

Race Awards
Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female finishers, the top overall masters (40+ years) male and female finishers and the top overall male and female finisher in the following age divisions: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64 and 65+. 

Course DescriptionThe certified 5K course winds through the tree-lined, frequently rolling hills of Virginia Highland, one of Atlanta's most interesting historic neighborhoods. The final quarter mile directs participants steadily uphill to the finish.