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Join us as we celebrate women and fitness at the Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K on Saturday, March 27, 2021 for a day designed for women. Atlanta Track Club is excited to once again host this event at Cheney Stadium which served as the warm-up facility for track and field athletes at the 1996 Olympic Games. With the special mother-daughter and sister team award categories, finishers medals and flowers at the in-person finish line and a custom designed necklace made specifically for this event, the Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K is the perfect event for women and girls ages 8 & older.

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  • Date & Time

    March 27, 8:00 a.m.

  • Location

    Cheney Stadium

  • Distance

    • 5K (ages 8 & older; Women only)
  • Event Swag

    • Custom designed necklace
    • Finisher's medal
    • Long-stem rose (in-person only)
  • Cost

    • 5K:
    • $25 through 1/7/21
    • $30 through 2/3/21
    • $35 through 3/31/21
    • $40 through 4/9/21
    • $45 at number pickup
  • Registration Cut-Off Date

    March 25, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.

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Event Day Schedule

  • 6:30 a.m. Number pickup opens
  • 7:30 a.m. Deadline to register, be timed & in results
  • 8:00 a.m. 5K Start
  • 8:15 a.m. Start line closes
  • 9:30 a.m. Course closes

Race Day Registration

  • Cost: $45 cash or credit card only (unless event sells out)
  • Deadline to register and be timed: 7:30 a.m.

Atlanta Track Club intends to hold the Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K at Cheney Stadium as scheduled on March 27, 2021. If the format of the event moves to virtual ONLY or is cancelled all together, you will be given the option to receive a full refund (less processing fees from registration vendor). If, due to COVD-19, the location of the event has to be changed, refunds will not be provided, but you will be immediately notified via email and social media.

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 - Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K

Road and lane closures - Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K

Course time limit:

  • 5K: 1 hour and 15 minutes (25 minute per mile pace)

Any participant still on the course after the course time limit is reached will be asked to move to the sidewalk and will not have event services available.

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

Participant Information

Check back for participant information closer to the event

Event Address

Cheney Stadium, 741 Connally St SE, Atlanta, GA 30315

Team Competition

Looking for a way to further challenge yourself on race day? Consider signing up for our Team Competition. Team brackets are listed below. As part of a team you will still receive individual results, as well as your cumulative time for the team you sign up for. In registration you will have three options - register as an individual, join existing team, or create new team. To join/create a team you will be prompted to type in the team name.

  • Sister/sister team (two members, any age)
  • Mother/daughter team (two members, any age)
  • Open Women Team (four members, any age)
  • Masters Women Team (four members, all members age 40+)
  • Grandmasters Women Team (four members, all members age 50+)

Teams that are not full on race day will not be included in the team competition results. Additionally, any changes to teams must be made by Friday, March 26 at 2:00 p.m. Please email registration@atlantatrackclub.org with changes. Teams with the fastest cumulative times within their division will win.

Athletes with Disabilities

In order to serve all our athletes, Atlanta Track Club offers opportunities for Athletes with Disabilities (AWD). If you are an AWD and interested in participating in Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K, please email awd@atlantatrackclub.org, to discuss what reasonable accommodations can be made based on your specific needs. Atlanta Track Club officials will provide reasonable accommodation to Athletes with Disabilities on an individualized and event by event basis.

Race Number Pickup

Early Number Pickup - information coming soon

For those unable to make it to early race number pick-up, your race number and shirt will be available on race morning.

Parking

Street parking and free parking at GSU Stadium

Awards

Overall awards are based on gun time and overall winners are not eligible for age group awards. Team and age group awards are based upon net time.

  • Overall, masters, and grandmasters champions
  • Top three open teams
  • Top two masters teams
  • Top grandmasters team
  • Top Laura Murphy Award mother/daughter team
  • Top sister/sister team
  • Age Group Awards for the top three women in each age group for the 5K (10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 5-year increments up to 90 & older).

Strollers

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 5K course.

Volunteer with us

Interested in giving back to the sport of running? Come volunteer with us! To learn more and to register, please visit https://www.atlantatrackclub.org/volunteer. For questions about volunteering, email volunteers@atlantatrackclub.org.

Questions

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

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