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Due to the increasing threat of thunderstorms, we are canceling the 8K and 15K in Peachtree City. We will attempt to hold a 5K, weather permitting. However, if you are traveling to the race, do so knowing the event may be canceled completely. The cancellation will not impact the Grand Prix Series presented by Piedmont Healthcare or eligibility for the David Jordan Award.

?Join Atlanta Track Club, in partnership with the Peachtree City Running Club, for the second stop on the 2017 Grand Prix Series presented by Piedmont Healthcare for the Peachtree City 8K & 15K. This event starts and finishes at Frederick Brown Amphitheater, and the course includes golf cart paths, wooded areas, bridges and tunnels.

  • Date & Time

    January 21, 8:30 a.m.

  • Location

    Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater - 201 McIntosh Trail, Peachtree City, GA 30269

  • Distance

    • 8K
    • 15K

Event Day Schedule

  • 7:00 a.m. Number pick-up/event day registration opens
  • 8:00 a.m. Deadline to register, be timed & in results
  • 8:30 a.m. 8K & 15K start
  • 8:41 a.m. Start line closes
  • 9:40 a.m. Awards ceremony
  • 11:06 a.m. Course closes

Event Day Registration

Providing that we have not reached race capacity, we will offer race day registration for this event.

Cost: Free for Atlanta Track Club and Peachtree City members; $10 for non-members cash or credit card only

Deadline to register and be timed: 8:00 a.m.

Results

Available online the afternoon of the event.

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

201 McIntosh Trail, Peachtree City, GA 30269

Age Limits

  • 8K: Ages 9 and up
  • 15K: Ages 14 and up

Parking

Parking is available in the amphitheater parking lot. Directions to the facility can be found HERE.

Switching Races

If you would like to switch distances between the 8K & 15K, please email registration@atlantatrackclub.org by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, January 19. You can also change distances on race day at the Race Day Registration table. All changes must be made by 8:30 a.m. on race day. Participants who switch distances mid-race will be disqualified and removed from results.

Awards

The following awards will be given for both the 8K and 15K:

  • Overall Male & Female Awards
  • Masters Male & Female Awards
  • Age Group Awards for the top three men and women in each age group (14 & under, five-year increments up to 90+)

Age group awards, 2017 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place patches and wings, for this event will be those traditionally given for a Grand Prix event.

Grand Prix

The Peachtree City 8K & 15K is the second event in the 2017 Atlanta Track Club Grand Prix Series. For more information on the 2017 Grand Prix Series, please CLICK HERE. Please note: Your age on December 31, 2017 is used as your base age for Grand Prix scoring. For example, if you are currently 34 years old but will be turning 35 in November, your age will appear as 35 in the standing throughout the Grand Prix season. 

Volunteer with us

Interested in giving back to the sport of running?  Come volunteer with us! To learn more, please email volunteers@atlantatrackclub.org.

Questions

If you have additional questions regarding the event, please email questions@atlantatrackclub.org.

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). Join today to begin receiving discounts and the many other benefits of membership!

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