Atlanta Track Club News

Charity Entries Now Available for the 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race

The announcement comes as registrants of the AJC Peachtree Road Race lottery learn their status for the 2017 event. Registrants will be notified by Saturday, March 25 via email whether or not they were selected as one of this year’s…

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Nearly 9,000 Conquer Cool, Breezy Conditions at 2017 Publix Georgia Marathon & Half Marathon

ATLANTA – March 19, 2017 – Approximately 9,000 runners and walkers participated in the 2017 Publix Georgia Marathon & Half Marathon this morning at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta. The 11th annual event drew crowds of spectators despite cool and…

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Volunteer Registration Now Open for 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race

ATLANTA – March 16, 2017 – Volunteer registration is now open for the 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race. Atlanta Track Club is looking for more than 3,500 volunteers to work alongside the staff leading up to and on the day…

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Lottery Registration for 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race Now Open

ATLANTA – March 15, 2017 – Registration for the 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race opens Wednesday, March 15 through an online lottery at AJC.com/peachtree. Those wishing to be one of the 60,000 participants of the 48th running of the world’s largest…

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Hundreds to Take on Publix Georgia Marathon as Part of Special Team

ATLANTA – February 23, 2017 – Hours after completing the Publix Georgia Half Marathon in 2016, Heather King posted on Facebook about running the marathon in 2017. She was just looking for some company as she checked Georgia off her…

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Atlanta Track Club Reveals Five Finalists in 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race T-shirt Design Contest

ATLANTA – February 22, 2017 – Atlanta Track Club today revealed the five finalists in the 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race T-shirt Design Contest. Finalists include three local professional designers and a graphic design student at Auburn University. Two of…

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Atlanta Track Club Wins 16 Medals, Sets Two U.S. Records at USATF Masters Indoor Championships

ATLANTA — February 20, 2017 — If someone were searching for a member of Atlanta Track Club at the Albuquerque Convention Center this weekend, their best bet would have been to head for the podium. The Club’s Elite Masters team…

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2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race Lottery Registration Opens Wednesday, March 15

ATLANTA – February 16, 2017 – Atlanta Track Club, organizer of the AJC Peachtree Road Race, announced today that registration for the 2017 event will open on Wednesday, March 15 through an online lottery at AJC.com/peachtree. July 4, 2017 will…

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Becoming a Runner: Physical and Mental Strength

ATLANTA – February 15, 2017 – Atlanta Track Club Intern Shana is taking up running and walking for the first time. In an attempt to get fit and lose weight, she has joined Atlanta Track Club’s Spring 5K In-Training program…

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Atlanta Track Club Adds Seven to Elite Team in Olympic Pursuit

ATLANTA – February, 15, 2017 – In a huge step toward the goal of qualifying at least one athlete for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Atlanta Track Club announced the addition of seven athletes to Atlanta Track Club Elite’s…

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