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2015 Peachtree JuniorPeachtree Junior is an event for kids of all ages. The event, held at Piedmont Park in Atlanta, will feature a 3K fun run for kids ages 7-14, a 1/2K for ages 5-9 and 50m dash for ages 6 & under. The event is designed to offer kids the experience, excitement and prestige of the AJC Peachtree Road Race under safe conditions and without the pressures of competition. 


After completing the Peachtree Junior, participants are invited to enjoy a post-race festival on the Active Oval. Special appearances include Olympic superstars and the Home Depot mascot, Phil the Bucket! Kids can learn the long jump and hurdles from local Olympic medalists Dwight Phillips and Terrence Trammell. Clinics will also be held on shot put and high jump.  

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. 

Providing we have not reached race capacity, we will offer registration for this event at number pick-up and on race day. Deadline to register on event day is 8:00 am. Please note that T-shirt sizing and availability cannot be guaranteed for those registering on race day.

 

EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE.

 

  • Date & Time

    May 16, 8:30 am

  • Location

    Piedmont Park, Atlanta

  • Distance

    • 3K (ages 7-14)
    • 1/2K (ages 5-9)
    • 50m Dash (6 & under)
  • Event Swag

    • T-Shirt
    • Medal
    • Post-race snacks

Event Day Schedule

  • 7:00 a.m. Number pick-up opens 
  • 8:00 a.m. Deadline to register
  • 8:30 a.m. Peachtree Junior 3K begins
  • 9:15 a.m. Peachtree Junior 1/2K begins
  • 9:30 a.m. Peachtree Junior 50m dash begins 

Race Day Registration

Providing we have not reached race capacity, we will offer registration for this event at number pick-up and on race day.

Cost: $25 (3K), $20 (1/2K), $20 (50m dash) 

Deadline to register on event day: 8:00 a.m.

T-shirt sizing and availability cannot be guaranteed for those registering on race day.

Event Address

Piedmont Park Active Oval 

Directions to the park and information  on acccessing it via foot, car or public transportation can be found here

Early Race Number Pick-Up

Friday, May 15, 2015

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Phidippides Ansley Mall, 1544 Piedmont Ave NE, #119, Atlanta, GA  30324

MARTA

Piedmont Park is accessible via both the Midtown MARTA station and the Arts Center MARTA station on the Red & Yellow lines.

For directions to the park via MARTA, click here

Parking

Limited parking is available in the Sage parking deck (standard rates apply) and residential neighborhoods along 12th and 14th Sts. and Park Drive. Please be courteous when parking and traveling through the neighborhoods. Parking on 10th St. is not recommended.; carpooling is encouraged. 

Field Events

Children can also check out the post-race festival featuring clinics with local Olympic medalists Dwight Phillips and Terrence Trammell. Participants will be able to sample new track and field events under the hands-on guidance of these Olympics superstars. Phillips is the 2004 Olympic gold medalist and four-time World Champion in the long jump. Trammell is a two-time Olympic silver medalist in the 110-meter hurdles as well as a two-time World Indoor Champion. Additional post-race clinics will include shot put and high jump.

Event Photography

Additional Information


 
 
 

MarathonFoto will be at Peachtree Junior to capture your images! Smile for the camera and don’t forget to check out your personal photo gallery. Click here to view your pictures after the event! 

Safety

 
Please be sure to complete the emergency contact info on the back of your child's number, using YOUR cell phone number. Please do NOT use a home phone as a contact number. 

Volunteer with Us

Interested in giving back to the sport of running? Come volunteer with us! To learn more, please contact [email protected].

Questions

 If you have additional questions regarding the event, then please email [email protected]

Become a Member

Did you know as a member of Atlanta Track Club you receive a discount on all events (except AJC Peachtree Road Race and Run Around the Park Relay). Join today to begin receiving discounts and the many other benefits of membership!

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