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2017 Atlanta's Finest 5K

Join the Atlanta Police Foundation for the 2017 Atlanta's Finest 5K organized by Atlanta Track Club. Proceeds from the event benefit Crime Stoppers Atlanta, a program of the Atlanta Police Foundation that provides cash incentives for anonymous information that helps law enforcement solve crimes. Along with the 5K, the event also includes a One Mile, ages 7 and up, as well as 50m Dash for kids 6 and under. Participants can also check out squad cars, motorcycles and the Mobile Command Unit.

Atlanta Track Club events are held rain or shine. However, the threat of lightning or other severe weather in the vicinity of the event may result in a delay or cancellation. For full details on our event policies, including weather, refunds and cancellations, click here.

Date & Time

  • August 19, 2017


  • Pemberton Place, 126 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308


  • 5K (8 & older)
  • One Mile (7 & older)
  • 50m Dash (6 & under)

Event Swag

  • Short-sleeve Mizuno shirt


  • 5K:
  • $25 through 7/31/17
  • $30 through 8/16/17
  • $35 on race day
  • One Mile:
  • $15 ($20 on race day)
  • 50m Dash:
  • $10 ($15 on race day)


6:00 a.m.

Race number pick-up opens

7:00 a.m.

Deadline to register and be timed and included in results

7:30 a.m.

5K begins

8:15 a.m.

One Mile begins

8:30 a.m.

50m Dash begins

8:51 a.m.

Course closes


Provided we have not reached race capacity, we will offer registration for this event on race day.

  • Cost: $35 (5K), $20 (One Mile), $15 (50m Dash) via cash or credit card
  • Deadline to register and be timed: 7:00 a.m.

T-shirt sizing and availability canot be guaranteed for those registering on race day.


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.


Atlanta's Finest 5K Course Map

Course time limit:

  • 1 hour and 15 minutes (25 minute per mile pace)

For the safety and enjoyment of all participants, no pets, or wheeled conveyances of any kind, including baby joggers/strollers, roller/inline skates, and bicycles, are permitted on the course. Headphones are strongly discouraged.


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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