BOUNDARY WATERS CROSS COUNTRY 5K
Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
The Boundary Waters Cross Country 5k is proud to be the 2020 Road Runners Club of America Georgia State Cross Country Championship
Celebrate the 2020 Greater Atlanta Run Series finale and the start of cross country season at Douglas County's beautiful Boundary Waters Park! This is a fantastic scenic course with wide grass and dirt trails perfect for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities!
* Chip timing!
* Finisher medals!
* Awesome shirts!
* Awards for top 3 male and female overall, top male and female master and senior grand master, and top 3 male and female division finishers in 16 age divisions (5 year increments from 9 & under to 80 and over)!
* Free photos!
* Free kids fun run!
* Free raffle with cool prizes!
**The Boundary Waters Cross Country 5k is part of the 2020 Greater Atlanta Run Series.
Boundary Waters Park
5000 Highway 92/166
Douglasville, GA 30135
Click here for directions
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Date and Time:
Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
Grass, dirt, and gravel trails
This event is capped at 250 participants
Views from the Course:
Event Day Schedule:
6:30-7:30 a.m. - Packet Pickup & Race Day Registration
8:00 a.m. - 5k Start
9:00 a.m. - Kids Fun Run
9:15 a.m. - 5k Awards
9:30 a.m. - Raffle
9:45 a.m. - Series Championship Awards
$30 thru July 1; $35 July 2 - July 26; $40 July 27 - July 31; $45 Race Day
* Online registration closes July 31 at 9:00 p.m.
* Race Day Registration takes place from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. the morning of the event
* All fees are non-refundable
* Race entries cannot be transferred to another person
* No guarantee of shirt size or shirt with race day registration
Packet Pickup Options:
You have two options for packet (bib and event shirt) pickup. You can pick up your packet on-site the morning of the run from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. Alternatively, we will be having an early packet pickup at Road Runner Sports Marietta from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 30.
Race Day Registration:
Race Day Registration will take place the morning of the race from 6:30-7:30 a.m.
Free Kids Fun Run:
A free Kids Fun Run will take place at 9:00 a.m. Registration for the Fun Run will take place the morning of the Run. All Fun Run participants must register prior to participation.
Overall awards will be given to the top 3 male and female overall, top male and female master, and top male and female senior grand master finishers. Division awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers in each division.
* Divisions for each event of the Greater Atlanta Run Series are: 9 & under; 10-14; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; and 80 & over. To keep age divisions consistent for the entire Series, your age at each Series event is based on your age as of August 1, 2020 (the date of the last 2020 Series event, the Boundary Waters Cross Country 5k).
* Please note your finishing place (1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc.) for each event of the Greater Atlanta Run Series is based on "gun" time (and not "chip" time).
* You must be present at the awards ceremony to receive your award.
A free raffle will take place following the 5k awards ceremony.
* You must be present at the raffle to win.
Greater Atlanta Athletes' events are held rain or shine. However, the occurrence of hazardous weather conditions could result in the delay of the start of the event or postponement of the event to another date, at the race director's discretion. If an event is postponed to another date, there are no refunds and entry fees will be forwarded to the rescheduled date.
For the safety of all participants, strollers are not permitted on the course during the Boundary Waters Cross Country 5k.
Pets and Skates:
For the safety of all participants, pets and skates are not permitted on the course during Greater Atlanta Athletes' events.
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