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2015 Braves Country 5K copyUpdate: Race day registration is available however, only XXS T-Shirts remain. No other sizes will be available for race day registration.

Come celebrate the final season in Turner Field with Atlanta Track Club and the Atlanta Braves at the Braves Country 5K. This family friendly event offers something for the whole2016 Braves Country 5K family including a One Mile and 50m Dash.  All 5K and One Mile participants finish inside Turner Field on the warning track with a special welcome on the scoreboard. The 50m Dash will take place inside Monument Grove.

Each 5K registration includes a ticket to a game and a Mizuno shirt. NEW THIS YEAR! Participants are able to choose the game they wish to attend. Choose from;

  • Saturday, June 11 (vs. Chicago Cubs)
  • Sunday, June 12 (vs. Chicago Cubs)
  • Saturday, June 25 (vs. New York Mets) games. 

All participants attending the June 11 game are invited to wear their Braves Country 5K shirts and walk in the pregame parade around the warning track before the game. Parade lineup is at 2:30 p.m. at the Hank Aaron Ramp (across from aisle 129). The parade is only available for the June 11 game.

Event is rain or shine

  • Date & Time

    June 11, 7:30 a.m.

  • Location

    Turner Field, Atlanta

  • Distance

    • 5k (ages 8 & older)
    • One Mile (ages 7 & older
    • open to adults)
    • 50m Dash (ages 6 & under)
  • Event Swag

    • Short-sleeve Mizuno shirt
    • Ticket to a select Braves game (June 11th or 12th or 25th)
    • FREE parking for Braves Country 5K

Event Day Schedule

  • 6:00 a.m. Number pick-up opens
  • 7:30 a.m. 5K begins
  • 8:15 a.m. 50m Dash begins
  • 8:20 a.m. 5K awards ceremony 
  • 8:30 a.m. One Mile begins
  • 8:51 a.m. 5K course closes 

Race Day Registration

Race day registration is available however, only XXS T-Shirts remain. No other sizes will be available for 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:  5K: $39 or $49 via cash or credit card, Mile: $20, Dash: $15
  • Deadline to register on race day and be timed: 7:00 a.m.

Timing & Results

Unofficial results available online the afternoon of the event. Results are made official approximately two weeks after the event, after all inquires have been processed.

Your timing device for this event is the Chronotrack single use B-tag. In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm your bib is...

  • Clearly visible on the front of the torso
  • Unaltered and unmodified (Do not fold or wrinkle)
  • Pinned in all four corners
  • Not covered (jackets, fuel belts, etc.)

Atlanta Track Club is a member organization of both the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) & USA Track & Field (USATF) and adheres to the guidelines and rules of competition in the events Atlanta Track Club conducts & provides.

Event Address

755 Hank Aaron Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30315

Early Number Pick-Up

Friday, June 10, 2016

8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 

Atlanta Track Club Office

201 Armour Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30324

Awards

  • 5K Men's and women's Overall Awards
  • 5K Men's and women's Masters Awards
  • 5K Age Group Awards for the top three men and women in each age group (14 and under, five-year increments up to 90+)

All participants 14 and under in the One Mile Fun Run will receive a Kilometer Kids medal and all participants in the Kilometer Kids Dash will receive a ribbon.

Game Tickets

NEW THIS YEAR! Participants are able to select the game they wish to attend. Choose from the Saturday, June 11 (vs. Chicago Cubs), Sunday, June 12 (vs. Chicago Cubs) or Saturday, June 25 (vs. New York Mets) games. Participant tickets and any additional tickets purchased during registration, will be handed out after the event in the plaza. If you wish to be seated next to friends/family who also participated in the event, please line-up with them to receive all tickets together.

Additional tickets can also be purchased at the event (based upon availability).   

Parking

Race Morning -  *Free parking will be available in the Green and Blue lots on race morning. Both Capitol Ave. and Hank Aaron Drive will close to traffic by 6:00 a.m. and participants will be re-routed by officers into the Green and Blue Lots.

*While parking is free race morning, participants will need to exit the lot after the race.  Participants attending the June 11th game will need to pay for parking upon entering the lot for the game.

Game Parking - Parking permits are almost sold out.  It is suggested that you purchase your parking permit ahead of race day if you plan to park in one of the Braves' lots.  Prepaid parking can be found here: http://atlanta.braves.mlb.com/atl/ticketing/prepaid_parking.jsp.  A limited number of prepaid parking permits will also be sold on race morning where you will pick up your game tickets.   

Spectators

Friends and family members are allowed inside Turner Field to cheer participants on at that finish line. Spectators will be directed to sections 109-117, behind the Braves dugout, by Turner Field employees. Spectators are asked to stay within this designated area. Spectators are not allowed on to the field.

The spectator area is also where parents of those participating in the One Mile Fun Run can meet up with their child.

Pre-Game Parade

For participants and volunteers attending the Atlanta Braves game on Saturday, June 11 against the Chicago Cubs, you and your family members are invited to take part in the pre-game parade around the field. You will need to arrive at the East gate no later than 2:30 p.m. to participate in the parade. The parade line up is at the Hank Aaron Ramp across from aisle 129. Don't forget to wear your race T-shirt!   

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, please email questions@atlantatrackclub.org.

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