2018 ATLANTA'S FINEST 5K

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2018 Atlanta's Finest 5K

Congratulations to all the participants in the USATF Master 5 km Championships. Check out results here.

Join the Atlanta Police Foundation for the 2018 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. Runners and walkers are not only welcome at the 5K, but the event also includes a One Mile, ages 6 and older, as well as 50m Dash for kids 6 and under. Participants can also check out squad cars, motorcycles and the Mobile Command Unit.

2018 Atlanta's Finest 5KThe 2018 Atlanta's Finest 5K also serves as the USATF Masters 5 km Championships. Those interested can find more information below.

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.

2018 Atlanta's Finest 5K

Date & Time

  • August 18, 2018

Location

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

Distances

  • 5K (8 & older)
  • One Mile (6 -14 & 15 & older)
  • 50m Dash (6 & under)

Event Swag

  • Short-sleeve Mizuno shirt (5K only)

Cost

  • 5K:
  • $25 through 7/31/18
  • $30 through 8/10/18
  • $35 through 8/16/18
  • $40 on race day
  • One Mile:
  • FREE (ages 6-14)
  • $10 (ages 15 & older)
  • 50m Dash:
  • FREE (ages 6 & under)

EVENT DAY SCHEDULE

6:00 a.m.

Race number pick-up opens

7:00 a.m.

Deadline to register, be timed & in results

7:15 a.m.

Wheeled division start

7:25 a.m.

USATF Masters 5 km Championship start

7:30 a.m.

Atlanta's Finest 5K begins

7:45 a.m.

Start line closes

8:15 a.m.

One Mile begins

8:30 a.m.

50m Dash begins

9:00 a.m.

Course closes

RACE DAY REGISTRATION

  • Cost: cash or credit card only (unless event sells out)
    • 5K - $40
    • One Mile - FREE (ages 6-14), $10 (ages 15 & older)
    • 50m Dash - FREE
  • Deadline to register and be timed: 7:00 a.m.

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


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.

COURSE

Course Map - Atlanta's Finest 5K

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.

*Please see Event & Program Policies for further details on our Wheeled Conveyances policy at this event

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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